BNI Directors of Northumbria
I was born in Hertfordshire, and lived there all of my life until I moved to the North East nearly 12 years ago. Best thing I ever did, I love it here.
I think of myself as a half geordie, as my Mum was from South Shields.
I'm married to Ian. We've been together for 25 years, and have a daughter Grace who is 9 years old. We also have our little friend 'Spike'...
Chartered Mechanical Engineer with an MBA and BSc. Worked in CEGB Power Stations as maintenance engineer, before transferring to Direct Sales in PowerGen, now Eon, in 1990 when the Industry was privatised. Moved to North East as an Account Manager, promoted to Regional,then National Sales Manager, before leaving in 2004 to set up my Independent Energy Consultancy....
I now live in Newcastle and have 2 wonderful daughters, Leah and Lorna and an amazing Grandson, Cory who keeps me 'eternally young'.
I run two businesses. One is Telemarketing Training, helping SME's to promote their businesses and products through the use of the telephone. My second business is energy- related, working with businesses of all sizes and looking at various ways to reduce their energy usage. My main passion is golf, having played for many years and reaching International level....
Susie is delighted to be part of BNI Northumbria’s team. After having experienced all the amazing aspects of the Northumberland lifestyle for nearly 3 decades she is extremely passionate about the motivation and development of local people running local business’s.
Originally from Scotland Susie first embarked on a teaching degree at the University...
I have been a member now since 2009 and believe wholeheartedly in the Principles and Goals of BNI. I was delighted and proud to be approached to become a Director Consultant within BNI Northumbria. I am a member of Tyne Bridge Chapter and have been involved in various roles within the leadership team of this Chapter. I am proud of the fact that I have played...