In addition to Craig Landale's passion and love for menswear, he is an experienced online marketing consultant, member of the British Society of Magazine Editors and qualified in Post Compulsory Education and Training. The Founder and Editor-in-Chief of VRtT has previous experiences as leading the marketing department of corporate clothing company Dencowear and managing the digital marketing of menswear company Baird Group.
Through the rapid success of VRtT Craig has been featured in Shortlist Magazine's 'Chosen Few' numerous times, interviewed for non-fiction books such as ‘Get Rich Blogging' and 'The Million Dollar Blog', self published an eBook titled 'ABC of Man', attended the Drapers Next Generation Academy and was a Fashion Monitor Journalism Awards finalist in both 2013 and 2014 for 'Online Fashion Journalist of the Year'. In 2018 he was invited to be a judge at the Vuelio Blog Awards 2018 in London. Craig has successfully collaborated with a range of brands such as Mulberry, Harrods, Jaguar and Lacoste to name a few. He is available to work with companies on various projects, press trips, brand collaborations and is also happy to provide quotes to media and journalists as a menswear expert (examples: RTÉ, PRWeek, BoF, Telegraph). For more details on commercial projects, media and sponsorship please see our Advertising page and don't hesitate to get in touch to discuss opportunities.
"How do you get the message across on one page of a website that you endeavour to delve head first into the vastly growing men’s interests sector to uncover the best stories, showcase the greatest designs, seek out the finest brands, educate the everyman, discover the world, interview inspiring people, be the first to report trends, endorse the industry, positively influence readers but ultimately, just really love menswear?" - Founder, Craig Landale.