About Us


Aspire’s Managing Director, Claire Tipton, and its Editor, Elaine Ellis, have over 30 years of experience within the advertising industry between them, in everything from sales and publication planning to accounts and team management. With such a wealth of experience and knowledge of the industry, Aspire can help your business reach a wider yet targeted audience, as well as create a tailored advertising campaign to show off the very best of your business. With a friendly sales team and experienced production department behind them, Claire and Elaine look forward to working with you.

An expanding publication developed to offer the people of the East Midlands an exclusive and inspirational read that reflects their values and leisure interests, Aspire produces local and national features covering a wide range of subjects. Popular features that appear frequently include art trails, ideal homes, weddings, British holidays, leisure activities, and specialist interests/hobbies.

Our aim is to offer successful professionals, affluent families and business decision-makers an informed understanding into current issues, popular trends, business opportunities, and lifestyle choices, all displayed within our features and enhanced by our carefully selected advertising.

Aspire has commitment to uphold a high standard of service and value to our readers and business relations. We never tire from looking for style and individuality and are continually aspiring to achieve perfection. We look to promote only quality companies, alongside general editorials, written by our dedicated and experienced Features team.