• 01 November 2019
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Movers & Shakers | November 2019

Harvey John are sponsoring a segment of the Platinum Business Magazine called Movers & Shakers. These instalments share the latest appointments and promotions across the business world; see who's doing what and where, including the ones to watch.

In the November edition, we heard from the following Movers & Shakers:


Movers & Shakers November 2019

Leanne Chant at Knill James:

Lewes-based accountancy and business advisory firm Knill James is delights to announce the promotion of Leanne Chant to Senior Manager in their Audit and Assurance Group.

Leanne specialises in audits and accounts preparation for larger corporate clients. With over 20 years' experience, her clients range from construction companies and insurance brokers to travel agents and academies.

Partner Sue Foster commented: "Leanne is highly experienced and a great asset to our clients. Investing in people is one of our core values, and it's a pleasure to see talented individuals like Leanne progress and advance."

Rebecca Thornley-Gibson at DMH Stallard:

Leading law firm DMH Stallard has made a key partner hire in the London employment group. Rebecca is recognised as one of the UK's leading employment practitioners dealing with a wide range of employment related issues.

Rustom Tata, Chairman of DMH Stallard and Head of the Employment Team, said: "This is a significant appointment for DMH Stallard. Rebecca has an outstanding reputation for providing her clients with first class advice and service delivery. Together with her knowledge of the travel and aviation sector this will further strengthen our ability to provide responsive and commercially focused employment law advice."

Katie Holland at Buss Murton Law:

Leading South East Law firm Buss Murton Law is pleased to welcome Katie Holland to their office in Tunbridge Wells. Katie, who qualified as a Solicitor in 2006, advises clients on a broad range of contention matters involving both individuals and corporate clients.

Her experience includes dealing with a range of disputes including debt recovery, insolvency, contractual and construction disputes, landlord and tenant disputes, boundary disputes, professional negligence claims and adverse possession claims. Managing Partner Andrew Linton said: "We are delighted to welcome Katie Holland to our team. Her appointment and considerable experience in litigation will add real value to the services that we already offer to our clients."

Nicole Kemble at Platinum Publishing Group:

Platinum Publishing Group has recently appointed international sales professional Nicole Kemble as Commercial Manager to their team. With over 20 years' experience working within Foreign Rights sales in the publishing industry, Nicole brings with her a wealth of knowledge in the business development, project management and international sales sectors.

Nicole commented: "I am delighted to be joining the Platinum Publishing Group at such an exciting time, with the timely launch of Dynamic, the new Business Magazine for Women. I look forward to forging new relationships within our business community and celebrating successful female entrepreneurs and change-makers."

Nick Poyner at BDM Voice Ltd:

Nick Poyner has joined BDM Voice Ltd as Sales Director. Foremerly in a senior role at Focus Group, Nick is a highly regarded professional within the telecoms sector. With over 21 years' experience, Nick will be putting his skills into great effect from day one, spearheading business growth at BDM Voice.

BDM's services include high quality voice, data and call recording solutions for all types and sizes of organisation. Ultimately, Nick's role is to understand the needs of his clients, helping their businesses run smoothly and efficiently.

Michelle McWhinnie at Cloud9 Insight:

Cloud9 Insight has recently appointed Michelle McWhinnie as Delivery Director. Responsible for delivery of all their Dynamics 365 projects, Michelle brings over 20 years of experience implementing CRM projects across industries using various technologies including SAP, Sage, and now Dynamics. Her ability to build strong relationships and her genuine caring style of customer focus allows those she works with to grow nad be the best they can be.

Commercially focused, with exceptional business process understanding, she is able to bring a wealth of knowledge to the clients she works with to help them implement appropriate cloud technologies to improve business performance and enable profitable business growth.


Read the full copy here and tune in next month for the December instalment.

If you're based in the Gatwick Diamond regions and have recently taken on a new middle management / senior level hire or promotion within your business, don't hesitate to contact us to be involved in upcoming Movers & Shakers features.

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