Meet the team

Christine Cawthorne

Christine Cawthorne. Image credit Becky Butterworth

With a background in journalism at the BBC, Christine has also worked as a homepage editor for BT, AOL and Yahoo. She loves writing, talking to people about writing and also organises a monthly meetup for geeks in Derby.

Lucie De Lacy

Lucie De Lacy

An NCTJ-accredited print journalist, Lucie has bags of ideas and energy. She has plenty of experience in PR, which is extremely useful when putting together content and social strategy. Lucie was previously the co-organiser of Second Wednesday in Nottingham.

Tom Moore

Tom Moore

Tom is about to become a computer science and games technology student at Nottingham Trent University. He writes the social media posts for all our Crocstar channels, as well a few of our clients. Tom also compiles all analytics reports.

Anaaf Bhatti


Anaaf joins Crocstar as our market research intern. As Business Management and Marketing student from Derby University, she’ll be exploring potential new ventures for the team, along with ways we can improve what we already offer.

Shannon Watson

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Shannon is one of our new copywriting interns and she’ll be assisting with our day to day scribbling activities. As a Creative Writing and Film and Television Studies student, she is a talented writer and one of the sub-editors for Derby University’s literary magazine, The Quibble.

Abi Mcintosh

Abi is our second copywriting interns and is currently studying a part time English Undergraduate at Derby University. She joins Shannon in helping us with our social media work and commercial clients. After working as a Visual Merchandiser at ZARA, Abi is extremely organised and is putting the office to shame with her sharp style.