Publisher is probably an overly grand term for WSC purposes – here it means worrying about sales figures and writing cheques. But it sounds good at industry functions when meeting people from proper magazines (Rich's two proudest industry function moments: leading WSC to the Association of Circulation Executives bronze award for Circulation Excellence and Endeavour by a Smaller Magazine (2004); meeting his future wife (2001)). Born in Birmingham, moved to London in 1991, turned up at WSC in 1995 and has been here ever since. Supports Aston Villa but is unsure how much encouragement to give his two young south London-born sons in a similar direction for fear of playground ridicule.