Renée Wallen BSc (Hons) MA Ed PGCpsE DipELS CertSS CertHm
Social media consultant and trainer | Plain English business trainer
Renée started the business in 1998, diversifying from previous career paths in recruitment and fashion buying. Her consultancy expertise covers a broad field with a specialism in staff training and development; in particular, she loves training in effective communication skills and social media marketing strategies.
Renée is a published author and poet and has won an inspirational woman award. She was named as London CEO of the Year (2017) by Corporate Vision and awarded UK Independent Business Honours for Excellence in Training, Coaching and Instruction.
A keen advocate of environmentally and socially sustainable business practices, she gives back to the community by coaching military veterans to improve their marketing skills. She also facilitates workshops and runs an extensively engaged Facebook group for the families of childhood stroke survivors, and gives strategy guidance and support to a national UK charity.
In her free time she bakes blueberry muffins, plays with her crazy dog, draws naked people, paints portraits and exhibits her poetry in galleries across London.
You can read Corporate Vision’s magazine article about Renée’s CEO of the Year Award here.
Social Media Content Creator
Michael is a creative communications professional with extensive experience gained over 20 years, ranging from content creation and curation to social media strategy. Michael loves to bring a client’s messaging alive in engaging and effective formats, helping them communicate and engage with their audience.
Tamworth Grice PhD
Tamworth Grice is a communications expert providing exceptional blog and article content. Writing from her enclave in the shadow of the gorgeous red mountains of Sedona, Arizona, her best-selling books investigate true crimes, honouring victims and reviewing cold cases.
A part-time university professor teaching writing and literature, her credentials also include two stints at Oxford University and one at the University of South Wales. In addition, her business portfolio encompasses a strikingly broad field, from esoteric products to men’s pants!
Gordon A Hobbs
Business trainer, poet and artist
Gordon spent many successful years in retail management, specialising in both sales and customer service, with a strong leaning towards staff training. Leaving the corporate world to reinvent his career to suit his artistic flair, he now provides a variety of bespoke services to the local community. This includes creative writing in its various forms – anything from speeches to stand-up comedy, with numerous pieces published in the national press. Always creative, always artistic – Gordon designed our Weekend Witch logo – witches hat, cupcakes and all!