Martyn Bowden


After studying Leisure and Tourism, Martyn went on to achieve a Business Studies degree and then a postgraduate qualification in PR and Events Management. He began his career within Public Relations for Veuve Clicquot Ponsardin, progressing to Marketing as acting Brand Manager for Moët and Chandon, Dom Pérignon champagne. Martyn followed this to become Marketing & PR Manager for Ignite, the Starwood Hotel Group, and later for the Swiss watch brand maker Breitling, orchestrating the recent Breitling Emergency feature on BBC’s Top Gear. Martyn then became Managing Director of his family run business, Select School Travel

“The world of school educational and skiing tours was very much part of my life when I was growing up and I’m proud and excited to be driving such a family led business, but it is also important to give back and support children in need, that is why I am truly honored to be involved in KidsOut.”