Who we are

First Press ELT is a company founded and run by Miles Craven. With over 23 years of experience in the English language teaching industry, he has worked extensively with many leading publishers, including Cambridge University Press, Macmillan Education, and Oxford University Press, to develop textbooks, online resources, CD-ROMs and mobile Apps for a variety of international markets.

He is author or co-author of many successful courses, including: Cambridge English Skills, Breakthrough, Messages, Q, World Interviews, CCC Quizzes, Questionnaires & Puzzles, CCC Listening Extra, English Grammar in Use CD-ROM, Get Real! and Reading Keys.

Miles now works directly with distributors and local publishers. His company brings together professionals from across the industry to provide a complete service, offering top quality courses adapted to local needs.