About Us

Our Team

At Colleague we build long term, trusting relationships. We operate with an attitude of flexibility, integrity and openness. We immerse ourselves in the industry and encourage our people to think originally and never stop learning.
  • Sales and Marketing
    • Will Minns - Managing Director
    • David Kingston - Sales Manager
    • Louis Welcomme - Communications Marketing
    • Daniel Woodsford - Sales Executive
    • Anthony Seymour - New Business
    • Brett Cole - Sales Executive
  • Finance
    • Jane Gannon - Financial Controller
  • Technical and Support
    • Mike Granger - Product Director
    • David Payne - Account Manager
    • Trevor Etherington - Support Manager
    • Matthew Frewin - Software Developer
    • Sadie Crofts - Technical Support
    • Barry Thomson - Technical Support
    • Mark Illstone - Technical Support
    • Michael Bragg - Software Developer
    • Lee Stannard - Software Developer
    • Jonathan Broadley - Software Developer
    • Owen Evans - Customer Support
    • Bal Rai - Implementation and Training Consultant
    • Khalil Badat - Technical Support
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Will Minns Managing Director
Telephone01603 735935
OfficeThe Control Tower – Norwich

Joined April 2002
Key skills Understanding recruitment business needs
Interests Family, flex-wing flying, football and fine food

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David Kingston Sales Manager
Telephone01243 629853
OfficeVinnetrow Business Park - Chichester Office

Joined May 2009
Key skills Building and maintaining strong and profitable business relationships
Interests My young family, live music and festivals, pretty much any sport

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Louis Welcomme Communications Marketing
Telephone01603 735932
OfficeThe Control Tower – Norwich

Joined April 2011
Key skills Content marketing, inbound marketing, social media, communications, sales process / strategy. 
Interests History, classic rock, comedy, food, dark age reenactment, politics, exploring, social media 

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Daniel Woodsford Sales Executive
Telephone01243 629852
OfficeVinnetrow Business Park - Chichester Office
Joined October 2013
Key skills Establishing new sales of Colleague’s products and services.
Interests Most sports, films, music and home cooking
 
Anthony Seymour New Business
Telephone01603 735935
OfficeThe Control Tower – Norwich

Joined November 2007
Key skills Identifying solid sales opportunities through social and traditional media
Interests Beekeeping, horticulture, NCFC, Latin American: food, culture and history

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Brett Cole Sales Executive
Telephone01243 629851
OfficeVinnetrow Business Park - Chichester Office

Joined November 2011
Key Skills Consultative sales, account management, problem solving
Interests Music, Cinema, Football, Fishing


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Jane Gannon Financial Controller
Telephone01603 735934
OfficeThe Control Tower – Norwich

Joined July 2006
Key skills Provide key financial data, support and reporting
Interests Photography, gardening, horses

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Mike Granger Product Director
Telephone01603 735930
OfficeCanton House – Hinckley Office

Joined April 1994
Key skills Translating business needs to solutions
Interests Motorsport, running for exercise, cooking

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David Payne Account Manager
Telephone01243 629854
OfficeVinnetrow Business Park - Chichester Office

Joined January 7th, 2013
Key skills Account Management, Customer Service, Understanding and Improving Recruitment Workflow
Interests Films, Novels, Websites, Travelling, Life Experiences and Fancy Restaurants…

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Trevor Etherington Support Manager
Telephone01603 735930
OfficeCanton House – Hinckley Office

Joined February 1999
Key skills SQL Server, Windows Server, Exchange Server, Problem Solving
Interests Cycling, Football, Astronomy, War

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Matthew Frewin Software Developer
Telephone01603 735930
OfficeCanton House – Hinckley Office

Joined August 2010
Key skills Reports, SQL Server, Programming. Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist: SQL Server 2008 and Database Development
Interests Music, drums, piano, life

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Sadie Crofts Technical Support
Telephone01603 735930
OfficeCanton House – Hinckley Office

Joined Dec 2013
Key skills Microsoft Office, Customer service, Hardworking, IT
Interests Spending time with my Family, Drawing, Reading

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Barry Thomson Technical Support
Telephone01603 735930
OfficeCanton House – Hinckley Office

Joined September 2011
Key skills IT support, customer service and technology
Interests Music, movies, reading and mixed martial arts

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Mark Illstone Technical Support
Telephone01603 735930
OfficeCanton House – Hinckley Office

Joined September 2013
Key Skills IT Troubleshooting, Customer Service and Technology
Interests Rock Music, Electric guitar, Coventry City FC/Football, Gaming

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Michael Bragg Software Developer
Telephone01603 735935
OfficeThe Control Tower – Norwich

Joined June 2002
Key skills Product development, web development, C#, SQL Server
Interests Football, gym, death metal, computers, history

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Lee Stannard Software Developer
Telephone01603 735935
OfficeThe Control Tower – Norwich

Joined August 2011
Key skills Software development, web development, testing methodologies and hardware engineering
Interests Film and cinema, music, literature, gaming, food, ale and Ipswich Town Football Club

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Jonathan Broadley Software Developer
Telephone01603 735938
OfficeThe Control Tower – Norwich

Joined May 2012
Key skills Product development. Web development. C#. .Net. SQL Server. Javascript. HTML. CSS
Interests Family. Film. Gaming. Cycling. Reading

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Owen Evans Customer Support
Telephone01603 735930
OfficeThe Control Tower – Norwich

Joined June 2002
Key Skills Communication. Acting
Interests Welsh Rugby team, Arsenal FC, Military history, theatre, comedy and getting on stage to show off

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Bal Rai Implementation and Training Consultant
Telephone01603 735930
OfficeWorks from home

Joined June 2001
Key skills Implementation and project management
Interests Classical Indian music. Anglo-Sikh heritage. Liverpool FC

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Khalil Badat Technical Support
Telephone01603 735930
OfficeCanton House – Hinckley Office

Joined May 2012
Key skills Technology and people
Interests Gym and table tennis

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