Who's who at Gatwick Diamond Business;
With a background in hospitality and 20 years in this industry, my role is to make sure that Gatwick Diamond Business delivers for the business community in the Gatwick Diamond.
Whether it’s addressing membership issues, effecting introductions, lobbying local politicians or influencing national policy issues, my role is to make sure the economy of the Gatwick Diamond grows.
What can I do to help you get business done?
Office & Events Manager
After five years of looking after Membership Recruitment & Retention for gdb, I am really excited to have moved in to the new role of Office & Events Manager.
My responsibilities include assisting our Chief Executive in the smooth running of gdb, organising the Events programme, managing operational & administrative functions and providing leadership, motivation and support to the team here at gdb.
I look forward to playing my part in the growth and continued success that the gdb Membership brings to the Gatwick Diamond and to the Business Community.
Marketing and Events Assistant
On completion of my apprenticeship here at gdb, I now have a new role as Marketing and Events Assistant.
My role is to assist the planning, delivery and follow up of events and to support this with marketing. I aim to contribute to creating an exciting and varied events programme aswell as looking at ways to develop our marketing plan.
I look forward to developing in my new role and continuing to work with you all.
Membership Development Executive
As the Membership Development Executive, my main purpose is to support the day to day needs of existing members along with potential new joiners.
Retaining and recruiting is fundamental to the gdb Membership!
I source potential new members through various avenues, for example, I like to attend other people’s events (invitations always welcome!).
It is also great to receive referrals from current members. So if you think of any clients or contacts that might benefit from getting involved and I will happily meet with them to discuss the commercial benefits our Membership can bring.
Additionally, I welcome the opportunity of meeting with current members to discuss how to get the best from their membership.
Providing excellent Customer Service is the essence of my role so please do contact with any questions you have and I will be on hand to help!
Membership, Marketing and Events Apprentice
I have recently joined the gdb team as a Membership, Marketing and Events apprentice studying towards a level 3 Business Administration diploma. Currently I am focusing on completing my apprenticeship tasks as well as learning the essential skills needed for my role. Gatwick Airport, Reigate and Banstead Borough Council and Crawley Borough Council are all supporting my apprenticeship.
My role responsibilities include, assisting in the delivery of events, assisting in the planning and production of The Source Magazine, website maintenance, daily social media updates as well as assisting the rest of the gdb team to ensure a smooth day to day running of the office.
I look forward to getting to know more of the gdb members and growing my connections within the diamond.