MARK ELLEN (born 16 September 1953) is a British magazine editor ,
journalist and broadcaster who lives in West
Ellen was born in
After graduating, he wrote for
Record Mirror ,
He also has a long broadcasting career which includes contributions
Ellen was the editor of The Word , a UK music magazine which he started with long-time colleague, business partner and The Old Grey Whistle Test co-presenter David Hepworth . The first issue was published in February 2003 and the magazine celebrated its 50th issue in March 2007. The closure of the magazine was announced in June 2012.
His awards include the PPA 's Magazine Of The Year for Q and the British Society Of Magazine Editors' special Mark Boxer Award in 2003. He won also the BSME's Editor's Editor Award in 2005 and again in 2011.
He is a keen diver, cyclist, and a connoisseur of champagne. He supports QPR FC .
* ^ Kamal Ahmed. "Twenties: Mark Ellen