First job as motorbike courier, then joins Eel Pie Publishing
1985 Publisher, Viz
1987 Launches eponymous publishing company
1992 Launches title for nutters and conspiracy theorists
1993 Launches gardening title
1999 Strikes publishing deal with Waitrose
2000 Unveils plans to move into upmarket women’s titles
Am I John Brown of John Brown Publishing, Nicholas Coleridge of Conde
Nast or William Sieghart of Forward?
Answer: John Brown.