Meet The Team

The Bristol Pound is run by a dedicated and talented team including:

Emily Hazell

Partnership Manager

Emily is passionate about making Bristol Pounds work for the businesses of Bristol.

With a background in business development from Essential Trading, Emily brings with her a deep understanding of how small businesses tick.

If your business uses Bristol Pounds or you want to find out more, email her on:

James Blair

Marketing & Communications Manager

James leads on all communications, PR and social media - making sure the people of Bristol (and beyond) know all about the Bristol Pound.

An experienced campaigner and communicator, James has spent many years working with national sustainability, children’s and development charities - leading successful campaigns to increase the standard of children’s food and change the law on child abuse. He is also currently the chair of the national charity Tourism Concern.


Jen Green

Accounts & Office Manager

Jen joined the Bristol Pound from the RSPB where she developed a wealth of organisational and financial experience.

Jen is the point of contact for Bristol Pound Cash Points around the city, where you can change your sterling into Bristol Pounds, or as a business, pay in your Bristol Pounds to your online account - see the £B Cash Points here.

Ruby Szarowicz

Membership Development Manager

As the Membership Development Manager, Ruby is responsible for recruiting new members and looking after our existing members.

Ruby has spent years managing member relationships and organising events for charities, NGO’s and non-profit organisations. She has experience in developing and delivering members services.

For any queries on individual membership contact Ruby on: