Anne was born in England and moved to Sydney, Australia in 2001.
Anne has a Commercial Business Degree (Sales & Marketing) and won the following Business Awards:
- 1997 – Barclays Northern Business Awards – Award for Excellence
- 1997 – SWAN Business Awards – Successful Woman Achiever of the North Award
- 2002 – Corporate Gift Fair, Sydney – Award for Best New Innovated Product
Anne created a career in Sales and Marketing covering a wide range of companies, organisations and associations both in the corporate world and non for profit organisations. She was the Sales and Marketing Manager with a Premier League Football Club. Setting up sponsorship packages aiming at Blue Chip companies. One of which was over hundreds of thousands pound’s (in todays’ money) sponsorship package with Walkers Crisps.
Anne set up and ran her own company, both in the UK and Sydney, which entailed all aspects of business operations. Anne supplied executive promotional and corporate accessories to Blue Chip companies, charitable and sporting organisations and continued supplying the UK even though her company was based in Sydney.
Anne sourced products from Hong Kong, Rotterdam, USA and Switzerland. Exported to Europe and USA. Customers included 95% of the Premier League Football Clubs, including Manchester United, Scottish Rugby Union, as well as St. Andrews Golf, and Harrods, to name but a few. She also sourced and exported Australian products to the UK. She created her own advertising brochures, website and marketing initiatives, attended exhibitions, etc. to promote her products. Her company ran for 14 years.
Anne is a great organiser, fund raiser and has experience in Interior Design.
Anne was also a 5S Auditor.
Anne has attained success through having a professional approach, determination, enthusiasm, great customer care, loyalty and never lowering her standards.
Her personal attributes include:
- Passion for excellence
- Great presentation
- Pay attention to detail
- Great organizer
- Gives prompt attention
- Great focus