Black Vanilla has a core team of media, PR and event experts who work with an extended family of talented marketing professionals who bring their own expertise to our campaigns. Together we’re better.
Founder & Director
Expertise: Jade is responsible for leading the team and running the business on a day-to-day basis as well as developing new growth opportunities for Black Vanilla. The company has continued to successfully grow and develop thanks to her passion and determination.
Background: After five years within the media industry, Jade saw a niche in the market and launched Black Vanilla with a substantial founding client. The importance and trust they continue to place in her abilities is indicative of the values she delivers to all of Black Vanilla’s clients.
Why we love Jade: Jade is always striving for the best to ensure that her clients are consistently provided with a high level of service. Everyone who knows Jade appreciates her kind, meticulous and considerate nature along with her intelligence and undeniable ability to inspire the Black Vanilla team.
Outside of work: When Jade isn’t in the office she spends time with her son Roan, enjoys long walks or catching up with friends over a cheeky cocktail!
Favourite film: Either Gladiator or the Lord of the Rings films.
Favourite holiday destination: Maldives – heaven on Earth!
Expertise: Becky is a fully qualified accountant and a member of the Association of Accounting Technicians. She also works for a local corporate services provider, managing a small team covering a wide range of companies and trusts.
Background: Becky’s background in commercial and corporate accountancy means she is well placed to crunch the numbers at Black Vanilla. She met Jade back in 2001 and has been a key part of the team since Black Vanilla opened its doors.
Why we love Becky: Becky works both efficiently and effectively, ensuring that all money-related matters are smoothly managed. Her friendly and bubbly attitude is loved by clients and colleagues alike, making her a real pleasure to work with.
Outside of work: You will find Becky spending time with her family and friends or enjoying a long walk on the beach. She is also the proud owner of a beautiful horse and three adorable cats.
Favourite film: Save the Last Dance.
Favourite holiday destination: Antigua during a Caribbean cruise.