MEET THE TEAM - Broadley Speaking


Great individual performances and smart team work drive our performance. Combine this with our hard won sales experience – dating back to 1983 – and our clients gain the benefit of a highly focused and driven team of well trained sales and marketing professionals.

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Hilary Broadley

Hilary has a passion for B2B sales stretching back to 1983. Hilary is a particularly good communicator and has always used her gift of verbal expression to sell effectively. She is capable of handling complexity and tolerating ambiguity. Most importantly she drives herself and the team for the strongest possible commercial outcomes for her clients.

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Isabel Robson

Isabel is quick to see the possibilities of new ideas and projects, she is outstanding at initiating these and persuading people to support her. Her vivid imagination constantly pushes her towards turning her ideas into reality. She is a powerhouse for clients and driving results for them.

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David Conn

David is a highly experienced B2B sales and marketing professional. He has worked in most major B2B sectors over his career. He is competitive, ambitious and seeks to win. David can spot the flaws that may exist in most situations and quickly see how to improve them. This makes him a considerable asset when engaging with clients and seeking the most positive outcomes.


Joe Smart

Business Development Manager

I have worked across NHS & Private Healthcare, International Oil & Gas. Competed at an amateur level in both Boxing and Muay Thai.

Anna MacQueen

Business Development Leader

I’ve been a Business Development Leader here for 1 Year after working 3 years as a Business Development Manager. I’ve worked across a number of different industries, for various clients, from automation and robotics to private healthcare and wealth management.  I have 2 children and 2 dogs!

Giuseppe Baggiani

Head of Digital Marketing

I develop Digital Marketing strategies for Broadley Speaking and our clients across a variety of industries and countries. I speak five languages, sing in a choir and play classical guitar.


Belinda Moody

Business Development Manager

I have worked on accounts in many different industries from HR Software, E-commerce, Estate Agents, and corporate eye care to currently representing a High end Italian Womenswear brand and Fortune Magazine. Before having children, I was a fashion and promotional model in Australia.

James Welch-Thornton

Head of Business Processes, Data and Research. 

I have worked in many sectors including Food & Beverage, Intellectual Property and Digital Marketing. I am related to the Lord Mayor of London, John Garrett, who laid the first stone of London Bridge in 1825.


Brooke Pinkney

Strategic Relationship & Client Experience Manager 

I have a sales and marketing role. Working with a FTSE 50 company, identifying high value new business opportunities across all sectors and influencing at C-suite level. Representing Broadley Speaking on an embedded capacity within clients’ offices, leading our Total Prospect Management solution and setting the sales strategy.

Cristel Worth

Business Development Leader

I am an ILM qualified Business Development Leader with experience working with the education and recruitment sectors.  I have a passion for Dartmoor and enjoy spending time exploring the Moors with my family.


Zoey Burroughs

Senior Business Development Manager 

I have a BSc Business Management Degree specialising in HR and Leadership. My previous experience include the Events and Retail sectors, now progressing into the building sector. I grew up partially in Spain and have a cat named catty.

Jacques Braddick

Senior Business Development Manager

Worked in family business (furniture) in North Devon before joining Broadley. I grew up in a seaside village called Westward Ho! in North Devon and moved to Plymouth to study Business Management at Plymouth University; as soon as I finished university I started to work for Broadley Speaking.

Damon Didcott

Information Technology Executive.

I’ve been working in administration and IT roles for nearly 22 years now, for Trident Exhibitions, OnDigital and Broadley Speaking. Nothing has exploded yet.

Lisa Stewart

Business Processes, Data Management and Research

I moved to Tavistock 4 years ago after spending 20 years working for a large IT Services company in London, where I worked in a variety of IT delivery and business support roles. I enjoy spending time with my family discovering new places in Devon and Cornwall.

Mandy Meredith

Head of Science and Technology Division

I have a degree in Biochemistry and started my career as a laboratory assistant for the Medical Research Council. Since 1997, I have been working in business development – sales and marketing roles selling laboratory equipment, chemicals and services to pharmaceutical companies, biotech start-ups and academia.

Penny Rose

Head of Office Operations

As Head of Office Operations I provide support to the Team as a whole as well as assisting with specific projects/individuals where needed.  My role can involve anything from office procurement to producing data and reports for a client meeting.  Thankfully, multi-tasking is second nature which comes in handy both at work and at home with my 3 children!

Sharon Bratchley

Business Development Manager

I work across a wide range of industries including Accountancy, Construction, Food Manufacturing, Charities, Media Advertising Software, Commercial and Industrial Laundry, Customer Service, Property Portal, Leisure, Payroll Software, Retail Software. The first time I boarded a plane, I jumped out of it.

Edward McMenamin

Business Development Manager

Having studied Computer Hardware and Software at A-level, before progressing through Sales for the last three years, I am excited to have now moved into my role as a Business Development Executive for Broadley Speaking. Some of my main passions include; rugby, reading and trying out new cultural cuisines.

Vicky Plucknett

Business Development Leader

I work across the Educational, workplace and healthcare sector. I was born and bred in Devon and I own a horse whose name is Orchid

Oliver James

Business Development Manager

I work for various well-known industrial companies from the UK, Europe and North America. Alongside this, I create videos for Broadley Speaking. Before joining Broadley, I worked on a documentary in Finland.

Lawrence McNeela

Business Development Manager

I’ve been at Broadley Speaking for 18 months. During that time, I’ve won new business for FTSE500 firms, Silicon Valley giants and local SMEs. One of the things I love most about working here is the variety of clients we help.


Umberto Bergonzini

Business Development Manager

“I have worked across a variety of industries from engineering, to IT and education where I have gathered a broad range of experience. I am excited to have joined the Broadley Speaking team and to be able to help the business achieve their goals. In my spare time I love running and doing jujitsu.”

Bryony Smith

Content Management – Active & Engaged Demand

I have a BA Hons in Media Production, having previously worked within the Healthcare and Retail sector, I am now developing my career as a Digital Marketer. I trained in Classical Opera for eight years and have a pug called Chewee.


Eliott Blatchford

Senior Business Development Manager

I have a BA in International Business Management with Finance. Before university I lived in Australia for a year working in multiple industries and I have played football ever since I can remember.

Philippa Sherrell

Senior Business Development Manager & Social Selling Lead

I am an experienced manager with a strong history in succeeding in client satisfaction and a proven track record in high end sales. After travelling the world for three years as part of my career I have lived amongst many different cultures and my main skills lay in budgeting, influencing, compliance and ensuring operational excellence.

I am a keen cricket follower and used to play semi-professional in my early teenage years.

Angela Sims

Business Development Manager

“We moved to the Tavistock area around 4 years ago; before that I lived in France and ran my own Property Management business. I have also worked within the health care industry and in advertising. I enjoy spending time with my family and walking our dogs on the moor.”

Lucy George-Foster

Business Development Manager 

I have worked across education, residential care, finance, construction, motor industry and third sector. I was awarded Newspaper Society’s Annual Advertising & Marketing Best Advertising Sales Executive in the UK. 

Nick Jackson

Creative Lead

I have over 20 years of experience working with National and International companies across all sectors, delivering brand strategies and creative campaigns online and in print. I grew up in Cheltenham and moved to Devon to study & surf.