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meet our brilliant people

Brilliant Together has access to a wide network of experts that we can introduce to you, to build your virtual team, achieve the things you need to get done and to build a successful small business you love. Some of our experts are featured here, but please let us know what you need to get done and we’ll help you find the right person to help. Email us: expertenquiry@brillianttogether.co.uk

Helen White

Small Business Consultant

Founder of Brilliant Together, small business consultant, mentor and expert in Business and Marketing Strategy.  I’ve experience of both big and small business, having spent a career in business and marketing strategy and years advising our small family business.  This gives me the skills to know what to do; what works and what doesn’t and the understanding to make a play that keeps your needs at the heart of everything we do together.

Donna Rawlins

Chartered Accountant

Donna is here to give you financial advice, financial forecasting for business plans and accountancy, and taxation compliance for small companies, partnerships, sole traders & individuals. She is a chartered accountant who has recently set up her own accountancy practice working from home, and so she can offer her clients all the experience of a high street accountancy practice, at a fraction of the cost.

Louisa Constable

Communications Consultant, PR Expert

Louisa is an independent communications consultant working with companies who want a one-to-one relationship with a consultant, she offers a breadth of PR services and, most importantly, simple honest advice.  Prior to this, Louisa was a director at Portfolio Communications, a leading corporate and B2B communications consultancy where she advised clients on corporate communications, including media relations, rebranding, strategy and planning, web design and crisis communications. Louisa has worked with a breadth of different organisations from small, independent start-ups to large multinationals, implementing a variety of award winning PR campaigns and high profile market research launches.

Ian Golding

Communication Training Expert

Ian is one of the countries leading provider of innovative & fun communications skills training.  He runs courses, seminars, conferences & coaching for individuals, teams & organisations. Using ‘secret theatre skills’ to boost your confidence, impact & charisma in any situation.  For the last 11 years Ian’s been helping people in some of the UK’s biggest companies (Lloyds Bank, Thames Water, Google & Saatchi & Saatchi) to be confident, convincing and successful and for the first time this training is now also available to the public – want to know more?

Kimberley Hawkins

Graphic Designer

Kimberley is a creative thinker, passionate about simple, stand-out design. She provides a comprehensive design service to small and medium sized businesses – with an affinity for start-ups, having just weathered that storm herself!  Kimberley retrained as a designer in 2014, after having her eldest son. Her previous experience as a Corporate Partnerships Manager has also provided great insight into the importance of how good design needs to work, as well as looking fabulous!

Erika Moralez-Perez

Lawyer (corporate & commercial)

Erika can help with your business contracts, protecting your brand, franching and buying & selling businesses. Having spent nearly a decade in business management before becoming a business lawyer, Erika understands the commercial needs and the legal requirements businesses need to be protected and successful.

Jocasta Tribe

Marketing Communications Consultant

Jocasta provides marketing communications services to small & medium sized business to help them launch & grow, but has a particular passion for helping Mums in Business, just like herself. She provides a range of services that includes Communications Planning, Campaign, Social Media & Event Management. She is a graduate of the Chartered Institute of Marketing & most recently the Digital Mums Strategic Social Media Management programme. During her 20 year marketing career, she has worked for a range of businesses from large corporate technology companies to small charities & start-ups.

Lucy Griffin-Stiff

Messaging Consultant

Lucy is our Messaging Magician!  She helps you find the words, unique messages and stories you need to connect with your ideal customers. She can help you clarify your offer and simplify your message so you can create great marketing material and win more business.  You will feel able to talk confidently about what you do, why you do it and why people should choose you. Lucy has helped some of the biggest, well known, brands communicate clearly over the past 20 years. Today, as a Mumpreneur, Lucy is sprinkling her messaging magic to help other small business owners succeed and grow businesses they love.

Annushka Russell

Photographer

Annushka took many of the beautiful photos on this website. She is able to offer a range of services, from professional head and shoulder shots to location-based images and product shots. Annushka studied Film & Video at Central Saint Martin and has been a professional photographer since 2013; until the arrival of her son she worked as a Set Designer on Feature Films.

Laura Affleck

Website Designer

Laura is passionate about helping mums in business perfect their online presence! She builds professional, responsive WordPress websites which look great! She can advise & support you as you navigate the maze of hosting, domains, content and website security. After a first career in teaching, Laura retrained in 2016 to become a freelance website deisgner, in order to gain a better work life balance and to spend more time with her daughter.

Helen White

Small Business Consultant

Helen Business MentorFounder of Brilliant Together, small business consultant, mentor and expert in Business and Marketing Strategy.  I’ve experience of both big and small business, having spent a career in business and marketing strategy and years advising our small family business.  This gives me the skills to know what to do; what works and what doesn’t and the understanding to make a play that keeps your needs at the heart of everything we do together

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Donna Rawlins

Chartered Accountant

Donna is here to give you financial advice, financial forecasting for business plans and accountancy, and taxation compliance for small companies, partnerships, sole traders & individuals. She is a chartered accountant who has recently set up her own accountancy practice working from home, and so she can offer her clients all the experience of a high street accountancy practice, at a fraction of the cost.

Louisa Constable

Communications Consultant

Louisa is an independent communications consultant working with companies who want a one-to-one relationship with a consultant, she offers a breadth of PR services and, most importantly, simple honest advice.  Prior to this, Louisa was a director at Portfolio Communications, a leading corporate and B2B communications consultancy where she advised clients on corporate communications, including media relations, rebranding, strategy and planning, web design and crisis communications. Louisa has worked with a breadth of different organisations from small, independent start-ups to large multinationals, implementing a variety of award winning PR campaigns and high profile market research launches.

Ian Golding

Communication Training Expert

Ian Communication TrainingIan is one of the countries leading provider of innovative & fun communications skills training.  He runs courses, seminars, conferences & coaching for individuals, teams & organisations. Using ‘secret theatre skills’ to boost your confidence, impact & charisma in any situation.  For the last 11 years Ian’s been helping people in some of the UK’s biggest companies (Lloyds Bank, Thames Water, Google & Saatchi & Saatchi) to be confident, convincing and successful and for the first time this training is now also available to the public – want to know more?

Kimberley Hawkins

Graphic Designer

Kim Hawkins Graphic DesignerKimberley is a creative thinker, passionate about simple, stand-out design. She provides a comprehensive design service to small and medium sized businesses – with an affinity for start-ups, having just weathered that storm herself!  Kimberley retrained as a designer in 2014, after having her eldest son. Her previous experience as a Corporate Partnerships Manager has also provided great insight into the importance of how good design needs to work, as well as looking fabulous!

Erika Moralez-Perez

Lawyer (corporate & commercial)

Erika can help with your business contracts, protecting your brand, franching and buying & selling businesses. Having spent nearly a decade in business management before becoming a business lawyer, Erika understands the commercial needs and the legal requirements businesses need to be protected and successful.

Jocasta Tribe

Marketing Communications Consultant

Jo Marketing CommunicationsJocasta provides marketing communications services to small & medium sized business to help them launch & grow, but has a particular passion for helping Mums in Business, just like herself. She provides a range of services that includes Communications Planning, Campaign, Social Media & Event Management. She is a graduate of the Chartered Institute of Marketing & most recently the Digital Mums Strategic Social Media Management programme. During her 20 year marketing career, she has worked for a range of businesses from large corporate technology companies to small charities & start-ups.

Lucy Griffin-Stiff

Messaging Consultant

Lucy is our Messaging Magician!  She helps you find the words, unique messages and stories you need to connect with your ideal customers. She can help you clarify your offer and simplify your message so you can create great marketing material and win more business.  You will feel able to talk confidently about what you do, why you do it and why people should choose you. Lucy has helped some of the biggest, well known, brands communicate clearly over the past 20 years. Today, as a Mumpreneur, Lucy is sprinkling her messaging magic to help other small business owners succeed and grow businesses they love.

Annushka Russell

Photographer

Annushka took many of the beautiful photos on this website. She is able to offer a range of services, from professional head and shoulder shots to location-based images and product shots. Annushka studied Film & Video at Central Saint Martin and has been a professional photographer since 2013; until the arrival of her son she worked as a Set Designer on Feature Films.

Laura Affleck

Website Designer

Laura is passionate about helping mums in business perfect their online presence. She builds professional, responsive WordPress websites which look great! She can advise & support you as you navigate the maze of hosting, domains, content and website security. After a first career in teaching, Laura retrained in 2016 to become a freelance website designer; she now has a better work life balance and is able to spend more time with her daughter!

We want your business dreams to become a successful reality – Let’s build a brilliant business together.