category - Management Contract

John O’Reilly - General Manager, Shrigley Hall Hotel

“I have had the pleasure of working with Ian over a 2 year period on both a group project and an individual Hotel. Over this time, I have seen first-hand how his expertise & years of experience have helped our business grow and flourish. Ian’s refreshing approach to business development and project management has helped us grow our spa business by 20% over ten spa sites and within our established hotel by a staggering 100%, this has been achieved in a methodical & sustainable manner.”

category - New Project Build

Natalie Heath - Director Of Hotels & Leisure, Dallas Burston Polo Hotel & Spa

The Polo Hotel & Spa project will see a 500m2 spa & similar size thermal spa garden open within a boutique hotel in the heart of Warwickshire in 2020. Ian from Bailey Creative has helped greatly in steering the project through concept & design and continues to act as our Spa project manager. Ian has a wealth of experience and his hands on approach has ensured that architect, principle contractor and all specialist suppliers are delivering an exceptional product. Attention to detail at every phase has ensured working within budget and delivering a quality finish is a priority throughout. I cannot recommend Ian highly enough if you have a new project or refurbishment in development.

category - Business Consulting

Drew Davy - Founder, Leading Outcomes Ltd

"Ian assisted Leading Outcomes on a piece of work engaging with a pan European hotel group over a number of months supporting the implementation of a project plan to measure and provide assurance on the delivery of a 5 hotel openings including everything from design phase, fit out & operational opening. His experience in the hotel sector was invaluable and allowed us to parachute into an existing, experienced Management Committee team delivering expertise & guidance to ensure the Executive had clarity and live status reports on key milestones for each project." "I have no hesitation in recommending Ian & his services to you."