DMB team

DMB's Stewart and Mandy with Ian and Shaun from Technics Interior
DMB’s Stewart and Mandy with Ian and Shaun from Technics Interior
team work: Stewart, Aidan, Mandy, Ian, Shaun, Derren
team work: Stewart, Aidan, Mandy, Ian, Shaun, Derren

Aidan Lavin

Head Brewer

A self taught, award winning brewer with 6 years of bar experience and over 3 years of brewing experience.
His innovative recipes and unparalleled enthusiasm are being show cased in the shiney, modern sophisticated brewery that is the Dancing Man. He is the flat capped, bearded third of the Partnership.

Mandy Lacey-Cross

Sales and Events Director

The woman who can do anything ( except throw a ball apparently!)
Has 18 years experience in the brewing industry starting is a small Hampshire Based Micro brewery and progressing to a post as Regional Sales Manager at Fuller Smith & Turner. And now she has become one third of the Dancing Man Partnership in control of the events and sales side of business. Oh and she’s not a bad wedding photographer either!

Stewart Cross

Managing Director

Not only is he the Landlord of the Platform Tavern and an Ambassador for Southampton, he is a part owner of the Brook, a 600 seat music venue, in the city. Stewart built the Platform from a very quiet run down hostelry to one of Southampton’s most unique and popular pubs over the past 17 years.
And he is the final third in the Dancing Man Partnership and also has a beard!!