Full Name: Simon Couchman
Position: Creative Director
What does your organisation do: ICG is an award-winning creative agency based in Preston. We provide fully integrated, hard working solutions that deliver real results and a strong return on investment. Our highly skilled team of PR professionals, designers, marketers, web developers and digital experts work under one roof, resulting in a strategic offering unparalleled in the North West.
Company website address: www.icgonline.co.uk
Football team: Aston Villa
Who would your ideal Prime Minister be: Yoda
Favourite bar/restaurant: The Sun Hotel, Lancaster
What’s your tipple: Real Ale – a nice IPA
Which business person do you most admire: Andy Street, CEO at John Lewis
Favourite band/artist: No-Man
What is your all-time favourite tune: Out to get you – James
Favourite book: The Odyssey – Homer
Favourite movie: Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back
Who would play you in a film: A mix of muppets – A Kermit, Oscar the Grouch, Cookie Monster mashup
Favourite TV programme: Babylon 5 – I’m a bit of a sci-fi geek
Most visited website: denofgeek.com
What is your preferred Social Media platform: Facebook
Who is your celebrity crush: Jennifer Connelly circa Labyrinth
Which four people would you most like to invite to a dinner party: George Lucas, Stuart Maconie, Jonathan Ive, My wife
If you could choose one superpower (i.e. Freeze Time) what would it be: Super Speed
Interesting fact about you: I currently hold the Guinness World Record for the fastest marathon dressed as an astronaut – 3 hours 8 minutes
What is your dream job: I currently do it!
Fill in the blank: Downtown is… a fantastic organisation bringing businesses of Lancashire together.