Nikkie Verrinder - GRAPHIC DESIGNER
Nikkie is a branding and graphics expert with 30 years of experience and a modern fresh approach to bring contemporary design to your estate agency Nikkie designed the Sewell & Gardner logo in 2010 and has worked on all of the advertising, literature and marketing campaigns for S&G over the past 5 years. Prior to that Nikkie worked with Jane Gardner on the Parkheath franchise and implemented a distinct feel to a traditional and established brand.
Verity Barrett - TRAINER
Verity is a consultant, coach and trainer with a strong sales & leadership background. Having worked for both Knight Frank and Marsh & Parsons, she brings over 10 years experience at director level running front-line teams delivering multi-million-pound revenue.
As well as delivering group workshops, Verity is a specialist ‘in-role’ trainer, boosting performance and revenue by providing practical, hands-on training, coaching and mentoring for sales teams and leaders within their day-to-day workplace. She also provides one-to-one sales manager mentoring.
Verity lives in Berkshire with her husband and daughter and can often be found strolling along the river!
Jason Sammon - WEBSITE EXPERT
Jason is co-founder of FL1 Digital, the Digital Marketing and training specialists who worked alongside Jane to build an award winning estate agency site, prior to becoming one of the most sought after estate agency web design and digital specialists for forward thinking companies. Jason specialises in training estate agents all about WordPress, Google, Analytics, SEO, AdWords, Social Media and much more.
With a background as a software developer combined with over 10 years experience working with businesses of all sizes gives Jason a unique blend of technical, marketing and commercial experience.
Austen Lees - PUBLIC RELATIONS
With over 15 years communications and marketing experience Austen is practised at advising companies at board level and experienced in developing Pan-European corporate communications programmes for FTSE 250 businesses as well as handling media relations for independent local companies. Austin’s areas of expertise include media relations; financial PR; crisis and issues management; CSR; marcomms; public affairs and internal communications. He holds a Diploma from (and is a member of) the Chartered Institute of Public Relations.
Austen spent 10 years working as UK Marketing and Communications Manager and Head of Corporate Communications for Shanks Group plc. During which time he was won the Best Investor Communications award at the PLC Awards, won PWC’s Excellence in Reporting in the FTSE 250 and was a two time winner at the Transform Brand Awards.