Barry has a background in the hospitality sector and most recently was Managing Director of the Riviera International Conference Centre. After attending Hotel School in Lausanne, Switzerland, he worked in prestigious hotels abroad and in London including the Savoy and Claridges. His commitment to the sector has been recognised though a Special Award for Services to Tourism, a Lifetime Achievement Award, and an Award for Dedication to Tourism
Barry is also a Business Mentor for the Princes Trust and he continues to mentor a number of Managers in the hotel and catering industry.
Currently he owns and manages BCA, a company that supports the service sector in delivering profit through excellence. He is Chairman of Creative Interpartners, a London based Advertising Agency with exceptional expertise in delivering brand awareness both in the Uk and abroad.