Freelance profile

John Porter (aPieandaPint)

I write on food & drink and business issues for a range of B2B titles. Previous roles include Food Editor of The Publican; and founding editor of I am a Director of ShielPorter Communications, a PR Consultancy working with clients in the hospitality sector. I am a member of the Guild of Beer Writers and have served as a judge at industry competitions including Champion Beer of Britain, The Publican Awards, The International Beer Challenge, The Pub Food Awards, and the Tesco Drinks Awards. My TV scriptwritng credits include Spitting Image. I am also an experienced speech/presentation writer.

Contact details:

Street: 29 Byron Avenue, Sutton
Town: Surrey
Postcode: SM1 3RA
Region/nation: South East
Country: United Kingdom
Also find me on: LinkedInTwitter
Telephone: 020 8643 2084
Mobile: 07734 054389


See suggested rates:

Feature writerRates: Print media
ReporterRates: Reporter
Public RelationsRates: PR
ScriptwriterRates: Broadcasting
ResearcherRates: Researcher
Online journalismRates: Online/writing
from the Freelance Fees Guide.


  • Food and drink
  • Business and commerce
  • Lifestyle
  • Humour
  • Industry
  • Leisure and hobbies
  • Travel/tourism
  • Public relations
  • Consumer affairs

Major clients:

  • Caterer & Hotlekeeper
  • The Grocer
  • The Morning Advertiser
  • Eat Out
  • Inapub

Profile last updated: 2011-08-28 10:12:03