The team

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Our mission


Based in The Lake District and London, TryBooking has a loyal customer base all around the UK including councils, schools, theatres, charities, community groups, sports clubs, businesses, festivals, event planners...anyone seeking to bring their community together. Our aim is to provide a powerful and affordable ticket platform that can handle events of any size and complexity without an issue. Events made easy.

Events made easy


Simplicity and usability are the core of everything we do. There is no need to create an account when purchasing tickets and you are not bombarded by third party advertising or banners. At TryBooking, we strive to keep the process of booking a ticket as easy as possible. Our UK based client support team is hard at work for event organisers. Let us know if you have a new feature that you need. It is our job to make sure things just work.

Our people

Based in London and the Lake District our team is committed to creating a powerful platform for both buyers and sellers.



Joan Lind

Managing Director (UK)

With over 20 years experience in the Global Advertising and Marketing industry, Joan is at the helm of the TryBooking UK business. When not working she is engaged in many aspects of her local community.


Henry Calvert

Operating Officer

Henry has 20 years experience in the telecommunications industry. Connecting people in over 12 countries around the world. A passion for all sport, Henry is a local supporter of his Rugby Union Club and Football Team.


Kathryn Heslop

Client Management and Marketing

Kathryn joined Trybooking in April 2016. Her unflappable temperament and listening skills ensure all clients are listened to and solutions given. When she is not helping customers she is enjoying her love of food, festivals and sport, especially netball.


Jeff McAlister

Managing Director

Jeff has held successful posts at POLi Payments (exit), Joost and Betfair - all companies that tried to provide a more valuable product at more affordable prices than competitors.


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Brian Mills

VP of Engineering

A technical leader with a successful track record of leading teams in the banking and payments industry, Brian is an active community member in his local area.


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