Alison is an international executive coach and mentor. A former BBC Controller Daytime, BBC Controller Children’s, ITV Director of Factual & Daytime and SBS Head of Commissioning, she specialises in leadership development, managing change and building resilience, public and media profile, presentations and public speaking. A highly experienced television executive she has led organisational change, promoted integrity in the workplace, and has a proven track record for delivering results in commercial and public service organisations.
Motivational leadership sits at the heart of Alison’s success: providing a clear vision, and promoting a collaborative and positive working environment. She is a trusted and authentic communicator in the industry. Her frontline roles in broadcasting have involved high-level strategic planning and problem solving, issues management, negotiating, media and marketing. She has also been a key part of the management team responsible for handling many high profile media stories.
Alison provides individuals and organisations with the tools to ensure their messages are expressed clearly and confidently. She helps develop, improve and enhance personal and professional performance. Alison has a particular interest in women’s leadership. She has been a mentor to many emerging leaders, and is able to bring her own experiences and wisdom to help develop and improve personal skills and management style.
Sally Kettle is a unique and much sought after event speaker and trainer with over ten years’ experience in both fields.
Sally’s media background is in radio as a producer for the BBC before she embarked on her life of adventures and expeditions: particularly ocean rowing which is the backdrop for her book – Sally’s Odd at Sea. She still writes and presents for BBC Radio 4’s 'From Our Own Correspondent’.
As an expedition team leader, she has experienced and overcome situations which play well into workplace training for resilience and wellbeing which she delivers through personal workbooks and webinars. Her portfolio of skills training includes personal branding and presentation skills where her clients include the Daily Mail Group and Great British Racing.