Nursery Today magazine

Meet the team


Malcolm Naish
Managing Director 

Malcolm Naish is managing director and owner of Lema Publishing Ltd.  Malcolm has been involved in the nursery market since the early seventies when his then employer purchased Nursery Trader and was instrumental in launching Nursery Today in 1997 to its now pre-eminent position within the industry.
With a total of ten b2b titles within the Lema family including Toys ‘n’ Playthings (first published in 1981) he has considerable experience within the baby/nursery industry.
  Penny Franks

Penny Franks, as Editor, brings a wealth of experience drawn from 20 years working within the trade and consumer press. As a parent herself she understands the necessity for nursery products and offers you a sound choice in editorial content within Nursery Today to compliment your advertising requirements.
  Christine Contreras
Advertisement Manager

Christine Contreras, Nursery Today’s advertisement manager, has been instrumental in building the advertising sales to such an extent that Nursery Today publishes more display advertising than any other trade nursery titles in the UK.
  Paul Naish
Production Director

Paul Naish, oversees the whole production process of Nursery Today.

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