JLA Media’s team of highly motivated professionals is on call around the clock to assist clients with all their communication requirements.

Debbi Bonner

Managing Director

Mob: +31 652 630122
Email: debbi.bonner@j-l-a.com
Debbi joined JLA Media in September 2008, bringing 22 years of industry and media experience to the company. In her previous role as Group Sales Director with The Royal Institution of Naval Architects, Debbi was responsible for media titles and events in the maritime, offshore and naval sectors. She has invaluable experience in the Chinese, Russian, Brazilian and Vietnamese maritime and energy markets. Debbi’s responsibilities at JLA include business development, account management, media and comms planning, liaising with the global press and organising press and customer events.

Hugh O’Mahony

Director, PR

Tel: +44 208 405 6343
Mob: +44 7949 708 679
Email: hugh.omahony@j-l-a.com
Hugh provides presswork services on behalf of our clients. With over 25 years of experience as a technical journalist in the global maritime, offshore, ports and cargo handling fields, he was formerly Editor of The Naval Architect and Technical Editor at Lloyd’s List, where he also spent time working on the news desk and reporting on the International Maritime Organization.

Paul Hubbard

Senior Account Manager

Tel: +44 208 405 6343
Mob: +44 7930 244894
Email: paul.hubbard@j-l-a.com
After serving at sea with P&O, Paul joined Fairplay magazine in 1977. Moving to Lloyd’s of London Press (subsequently Informa plc) in 1987 he took on a number of roles including Sales Director of Lloyd’s Maritime Information Services and Lloyd’s List Events. In 2002 Paul became the publisher of Lloyd’s List, the flagship publication in the Informa’s Maritime & Transport Division. Paul set up his own maritime media consultancy business in 2005 before joining JLA Media in 2009 bringing 32 years of maritime media experience with him.

Emma Tuohey

Head of Operations & Design

Tel: +44 208 405 6343
Mob: +44 7930 244 742
Email: emma.tuohey@j-l-a.com
Emma joined JLA in 2011 and has a leading role in the agency’s production and design, event management and social media services. With a creative background and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Editorial and Advertising Photography, Emma manages design projects for JLA clients including ClassNK, Foreship, Samskip, Gibdock and YSA Design. Emma also manages advertising, PR and social media campaigns for some of JLA’s industry leading clients, as well as managing our own website and social media activities.

Kevin Tester

Public Relations Executive

Tel: +44 208 405 6343
Email: kevin. tester@j-l-a.com
Kevin joined JLA in 2016, bringing with him more than 15-years technical writing experience. Kevin began his career working on the shipping desk at the London outpost of the Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO), before moving to the technical press as deputy editor of Marine Engineer’s Review, rising to editor. He went on to write for titles including Marine Electronics and Communications (MEC), Maritime IT & Electronics (MITE) and the Marine Professional. Fluent in Japanese, Kevin is a self-confessed geek, who is perpetually fascinated by the inner workings of the shipping industry.

Michael Regan

Public Relations Executive

Tel: +44 208 405 6343
Mob: +44 7487 802 818
Email: michael.regan@j-l-a.com
Michael joined JLA in 2020 to provide writing services in subjects including design, technology and sustainability. With a background in languages, he holds a BA in Modern European Languages and an MA in Translation and Culture. Michael also has four years’ experience in both in-house and freelance copywriting, involving extensive work with major maritime and offshore companies.

Neil Levett

Lead Sector Consultant, Oil & Gas

Mob: +44 7774 290 522
Email: neil.levett@j-l-a.com

Neil Levett joined JLA Media as our Lead Sector Consultant in the newly-created Oil & Gas division at the beginning of 2019, taking responsibility for a fast-growing part of the organisation’s PR and communications activities. In line with JLA Media’s policy of offering sector-specific expertise, Neil brings 16 years of experience in the offshore market. Previous roles include that of Global Associate Publisher, Offshore Engineer, where he developed a deep understanding of the global oil, gas and renewables markets, as well as unrivalled contacts among its influencers. Neil’s appointment continues JLA Media’s preference for investing in the people best equipped to deliver on PR and communications strategy, planning and implementation.

Yvonne Brown

Finance Manager

Tel: +44 (0)20 8370 7005
Email: yvonne.brown@j-l-a.com
Yvonne joined JLA in 1992 and handles day-to-day financial matters, dealing with both clients and the media. A highly dedicated and professional finance manager, Yvonne assists with any financial questions you might have relating to your account with JLA Media.