Hayden has a wealth of experience in senior management within SME’s across a range of industry sectors and has considerable experience in business start-ups and business development.
Through his work with marketing and PR companies, Hayden was one of the initial providers for experiential marketing using both shopping centres, retail parks and public space.
Hayden joined Quarterbridge in 2010, heading the specialist in-house lettings department before becoming Commercial Director in 2013.
As part of Quarterbridge’s award-winning multi- disciplined team, Hayden has been key to a wide range of successful and award-winning market developments, operational reviews and lettings campaigns. Covering an eclectic range of markets from street markets, specialist markets, food festivals, food halls and full-scale market hall redevelopments.
Hayden believes that markets and food halls need to be seen as multi-functional social hubs, creating a centre for activity, entertainment, dining and shopping within the community. Each location, unique to its local community.
With placemaking now at the forefront of regeneration projects, Hayden has been one of the leaders in working on market centred event- based regeneration projects.
Recent major projects have included the award- winning Darlington Food and Drink Festival, and the redevelopment of the Wool Market in Doncaster which has created a unique shopping, dining and entertainment experience for Doncaster.
• Market Lettings
• Market Commercial and Operational Review
• Food Hall Design and Management
• Market Operational Design
Example Project Experience
• Southport Market Hall – Redevelopment
• Woking Market Walk – New Development
• Blackburn Market – New Development
• Doncaster Wool Market – Redevelopment