Brenda's background is in commercial and retail administration, with specific skills in the areas of data management and the compilation of market research reports, making her ideally suited for much of the work we do. She has no training that would have prepared her for controlling this unruly team.
Glen Mitton is one of the UK's foremost new homes marketing experts. We know that to look at him you wouldn't think so but it's true. He has over thirty years experience in new homes marketing, gained from a background which spans time spent in the media, a major regional advertising agency, as Marketing Director of a substantial blue chip house building company and as MD of MMS.
See Glen's blog.
Following a career which began in retail management and progressed to a senior administrative position within the NHS, Louise's organisational skills have been instrumental in the ongoing development of the business. Louise's particular areas of expertise include market research and mystery shopping. In addition she has specific responsibility for the financial and administrative functions within MMS. Most of us obey her orders when it comes to money.
Danielle graduated from Nottingham Trent University in 2006 after reading Business Studies with Marketing. Having gained valuable work experience with MMS during her vacation periods where she was primarily responsible for the development and maintenance of clients' websites, she has since taken the company by storm. Now a Director in charge of operations and all things technical she despairs of ever teaching some of us exactly how it works.
Big on making complex things simple, Andy is the agency's strategist. His CV includes stints as MD of several fêted regional agencies; he is one of the few people to have won 3 IPA Advertising Effectiveness Awards. Andy has worked with the likes of David Wilson Homes, Rightmove and Smartnewhomes. Working alongside MMS's MD Glen Mitton, Andy was a major protagonist behind Bryant Homes' marketing in the 90s - work that is still recognised today as ground-breaking.
Account management - PR
Jenny has lived and breathed PR for the last 15 years and, after gaining her BA (Hons) degree from Leeds Metropolitan University, she moved directly into the corporate-communications department of Birmingham Midshires Building Society. After cutting her teeth here, she moved to a West Midlands consultancy and then onto the bright lights of London, working on FMCG brands. After a tearful farewell to the big smoke, it was back home to the Midlands where she now boasts a wealth of business-to-business and consumer PR experience. In her spare time, Jenny loves baking while listening to Lady Gaga!
Account management - digital
Having risen through the ranks on a journey that has seen him help out in every aspect of the MMS digital marketing machine, Jack is now plying his trade specifically as digital account manager for a number of the agency's clients. With a natural aptitude for all things technical, coupled with dedicated training in a multitude of digital tenets such as website design and development, natural and paid search and social media development, Jack has the skills to expand your digital presence. In a medium where jargon and needless complexity can frustrate and bemuse in equal measure, this veteran MMS team member will ensure things stay clear and effective – just as they always should.
Kevin joined MMS in January 2008 as an art worker/designer. He has previously gained 2 years experience in a similar role after graduating from Norwich School of Art and Design with a BA (hons) in Graphic Design. You have to admit, he looks the creative type.
Dominic joined the MMS team in 2007 primarily to work alongside Jack Rhodes, providing additional resource in the area of web site maintenance and content management. He also provides additional jokes and is the youngest member of the team.
After graduating from Wolverhampton University with a BA (Hons) degree in Web Development, Curtis joined MMS in the position of Digital Executive. With skills in both the development and design of web content he has been able to aid the team and bring new ideas to the table. An avid Manchester United fan he enjoys nothing more than seeing United win - something which seems to happen with monotonous regularity.
Having grown up with computers, Chris has always had an eye for all things techie. After graduating from Lichfield College with a BTEC National in ICT and various New CLAiT awards, Chris joined the MMS team primarily to work in the digital team, providing additional resource in the area of website maintenance and content management. If he had to choose his favourite quote would be "Without me it's just aweso..."