Job Title - Managing Director
Job Role - Various - Personnel, Accounts, Customer Service - you name it I do it.
Background - Started off life working in the voluntary and charity sectors, did a stint in the NHS and then formed ADMAR with Mike Martin in 1990. Since starting ADMAR I have completed my BSc with the Open University and currently studying towards an LLB, yep a true glutton for punishment.
Favourite Colour - Green
Favourite Food - Italian
Least Favourite Food - Fish, I can do Cod and Chips but as soon as I find a bone, I'm out of there
Favourite Film - Any James Bond Film
Ideal Holiday - Walking in the Swiss Alps
Pets - One dog, Sophie the Minx
Hobbies - When I get time, Walking and Gardening, Oh, and studying!
If I was a car I would be a - Any reliable solid car, such as a Volvo
On a desert Island I could not do without - Coffee and Cooked Food!
Pet hate - Poor Standards
Job Title - Director
JobRole - I am responsible for Sales and I.T.
Background - I started my working career as a trainee draftsman but left after a couple of years to join the Metropolitan Police as a civilian. I held a number of positions at both local police stations and New Scotland Yard. I formed ADMAR with Paul Adams back in 1990 moved from London to Lincolnshire and have never looked back.
Favourite Colour - Yellow
Favourite Food - Anything, Chinese, Indian, Italian etc. anything but fish!
Least Favourite Food - Sushi (uck, just thinking about it makes me squirm)
Favourite Film - It's a toss up between The Lord of the Rings and the Shawshank Redemption
Ideal Holiday - Walking holiday in Switzerland. Changing hotels every night so that you walk to your next hotel and your bags are sent on.
Pets - Biggles, my 15 year old yellow labrador, my constant companion and best friend
Hobbies - When I get the time I enjoy walking, not power walking over 10 peaks in a day, but a slow meander through picturesque countryside punctuated with 3 hours lunches!
If I was a car I would be a - Volvo Estate, solid and reliable allbeit a bit on the heavy side.
On a desert Island I could not do without - Biggles Definitely
Pet hate - Hum, how much space do I have? top of the list is anti social behaviour, on the lighter side it has to be Monday mornings.
Job Title - Bureau Manager
Job Role - Managing ADMAR's Data Bureau. I oversee and manage the workflow within the Bureau and am usually the first point of contact for clients who need data enrichment services
Background - Coming from a book-keeping background managing data was a serious change of career, however, 15 years on I am still here and love both the interaction with our clients and I have realised that I have a real flair for managing and processing information.
Favourite Colour - Green
Favourite Food - Mixed meat curry!
Least Favourite Food - Macaroni Cheese
Favourite Film - Shawshank Redemption
Pets - None, but having Biggles and Sophie around at work all day I feel like they are my pets.
Hobbies - Fishing and working on my website
If I was a car I would be a - Subaru - always rushing from one place to another
On a desert Island I could not do without - My fishing rod
Pet hate - That's easy - Smoking
Job Title - Marketing Executive
Job Role - Maintaining the customer & prospective customers' database ensuring that the contacts are correct and current. Dealing with new enquiries.
Background - Born, dare I say, in 1963. Married for almost 25 yrs - bless me! Have two daughters, a Weimeraner dog & a black cat. Worked before the family in various adminstrative positions including Wages & accounts. Post family - have worked for ADMAR for 12 years.
Favourite Colour - Cerise
Favourite Food - A good steak & chips, closely followed by chicken balti and almost equalled by Chinese
Least Favourite Food - Category that I find difficult to complete - as I cannot think of anything at present.
Favourite Film - The Full Monty
Ideal Holiday - Somewhere very warm, sunny & picturesque!
Pets - One dog - a Weimeraner called Kai who's 8 years old - thinks he's human and is a gentle giant. One cat - Sooty - a black cat who is about 11 years old who adopted us years ago and has continued visiting!
Hobbies - Dogwalking, shopping, eating out & spending quality time with the family.
If I was a car I would be a - Mini Cooper - a little bit small, well-rounded but trying to maintain my youth!
On a desert Island I could not do without - chocolate - a luxury of which I'm very fond!
Pet hate - Rude & inconsiderate people including those who do not respect others or their environment; Extremely slow motorists and emptying the dishwasher!
Job Title - P.E Teacher & Motivational Speaker
Job Role - To keep everyone on their toes
Background - I was born on 18th February 2006 in Derbyshire to a working class family. When I say working class I mean we were pedigree (I am not common) but my Mum and Dad were both from working stock. Mum was very quiet and gentle but Dad was a real loud mouth and my new family tell me that I have taken after him.
Favourite Colour - Yellow
Favourite Food - Chicken
Least Favourite Food - cucumber - uck!
Favourite Film - Snow Buddies
Ideal Holiday - Walking holiday of course with some activities thrown in
Pets - only Alfie and Kai who occasionally come and play, and a few spiders that occasionally come into my bed (which I soon eat!)
Hobbies - Playing, running, chasing, skipping, jumping, running, playing ..................
If I was a car I would be a - F1 racing car
On a desert Island I could not do without - Toys
Pet hate - Going to bed
Job Title - Food Taster and Babe Magnet
Job Role - Office clown
Background - I was born on 28th October 2010 in Nottinghamshire and both of my parents were pize winning show dogs. My new Dad often tells me that I am a good looking boy and a real poser. I have bundles of energy and have the biggest appetite in the world and am very mischievious. If left alone I always seem to get myself into trouble with my current trick digging up flower beds and ripping the branches off the conifers.
Favourite Colour - What colour is food?
Favourite Food - FOOD!
Least Favourite Food - Nope, like all food
Favourite Film - Any film with food in it
Ideal Holiday - Food and drink holiday
Pets - Not allowed any, my Dad thinks that I would eat them
Hobbies - Food, getting up to mischief and then some more food.
If I was a car I would be a - The one in the advert made of sponge cake
On a desert Island I could not do without - Silly question, Food.
Pet hate - Having to wait for my food