A member of the guild since its conception Ian has judged thought the UK & Ireland for BFA, Interflora and E florist. He has judged the Interflora UK finals at Tatton park 2011 and several times for the RHS at The RHS Chelsea Flower Show and Tatton Flower Show.
Ian has demonstrated in 16 countries, his work has featured in numerous magazines and TV programmes. He has a retail floristry business in Wilmslow. Ian served as President of the Society of Floristry 2000-2002 and is the past Chairman of the Guild.