Our talent for creating innovative workflow solutions is down to the diverse skills and dedication of our team.
Meet the talented people that make our organisation so unique.
Being pioneers in advanced imagery, innovation is an integral part of our culture.
As a team, we are committed to constantly refining our technologies, looking to the future for ideas on how to meet tomorrow’s online imaging needs.
John Warner: Founder and Director of R&D
John founded the company in 2003. His background as an IT maverick, as well as a passion for innovation has led to SpinMe creating technologies that are now attracting global recognition. His knowledge and vision mean SpinMe's imaging workflow solutions are constantly evolving in line with new technologies.
David Brint: Chief Executive Officer
Retail industry expert David is SpinMe’s head honcho. He works hard building a dedicated, driven and pioneering team, creating a company culture that delivers excellent customer service and happy clients. Holding board level posts at high profile sports and fashion retailers during his 28-year career, David’s brand building and multi-channel commerce experience gives him unique insight into the needs of SpinMe’s customers. He’s successfully led the company into international waters, ensuring SpinMe is seen as the world leader in imaging innovation and workflow management. A passion for sport keeps this CEO busy in his time off.
Paul Beddis: Technical Director
Here since the beginning, Paul is the brilliant mind behind SpinMe's software. He now leads the development and support team. Paul and his colleagues’ collective pool of knowledge will answer any technical questions clients have about SpinMe's products and services. When not reading about new technologies, he likes to spend time exploring Netflix and practising his French.
Ian Yeates: Business Development Manager
A people’s person who loves building relationships, Ian has spent the past ten years in the sporting goods and outdoor industry working with the likes of Nike and Suunto in sales and retail brand marketing. He works with new and existing clients at SpinMe, solving challenges around ecommerce imaging and content needs. Ian is a sports nut, whether watching or playing. If he’s not in the gym or on his bike he’ll probably be watching Arsenal, which he considers the best football team in London. After all that exercise, and with a self-confessed big appetite, it’s lucky he enjoys making a mess in the kitchen.
Brian Mair: Business Development Manager (Europe)
Brian brings to the team over thirty years’ experience gained at some of the world’s leading sports brands and organisations. He has managed various functions including Operations, Customer Service, Commercial and Sales and Marketing. He will shortly be relocating to Barcelona to be ideally placed to work with existing and new European clients. And ideally placed to enjoy the tapas and red wine too.
Scot Warner: Head of Technical Research
Scot is research and development boss at SpinMe. Before joining the company he spent years working in broadcast video, alongside all things technological. Scot has recently had a beautiful baby boy- so a few sleepless nights are in store for him this year!
Ina Appleby: Client Solutions Analyst
Ina has recently joined the SpinMe team as a Client Solutions Analyst which involves managing client facing projects. Her focus is to work closely with current and prospective clients to automate and streamline their workflows. To meet and exceed client requirements, Ina provides deep analysis to understand how she and the team can deliver SpinMe's solutions to clients.
Ina has previous experience working at a global software company within process operations, alongside multiple managerial roles in the retail industry.
In her spare time, Ina enjoys staying active and lifting weights, watching F1, listening to inspirational podcasts and reading.
Aaron Mason: Sales Co-ordinator
Joining us from 6 years in the retail industry, Aaron enjoys liasing with clients, and ensuring everything runs smoothly for them from start to finish.
Outside of work Aaron is a huge football fan, and likes to keep active- having completed the Cheltenham half marathon in 2017. He also enjoys walking his dogs, Lola and Buddy, through the hilly countryside.
Matthew Webb: Technical Support Executive
Matt is one of our top support technicians here at SpinMe- supporting our clients with any issues or queries they have. A fascination with science fiction in his early teens sparked Matt's interest in IT - since then he’s keenly kept up to date with technology trends and finds solving IT-related challenges gratifying. In his downtime, Matt loves watching a good movie, playing video games and going to rock concerts with his partner.
Chloe Macdonald: Technical Support
Starting off as a Stylist and Warehouse Coordinator at our in-house studio, Chloe has recently moved over to support - helping to assist clients with any queries.
After using the SpinMe software for over two years, she has strong user knowledge which sparked an interest in how the software works behind the scenes.
In her downtime, she enjoys going to gaming expos and travelling.
Nathan Davies: Technical Support Apprentice
Nathan pursued his interest in computing at college, and now as a new member of the team, is looking to apply and further his knowledge with the company. In his spare time, he enjoys gaming, watching TV and going to watch Cheltenham Town probably lose at football again.
Margaret Cooper: Finance Manager
Margaret’s many years’ accounting experience and impressive industry qualifications means SpinMe’s bank accounts are in safe hands. She prepares all financial reports for the business. Outside of the office she does more than her bit to help others, having run, walked and danced many times for charities including Help 4 Heroes and Cancer Research.
Sarah Bellamy: Accounts Administrator
Sarah joins us as our Accounts Assistant, and with 21 years knowledge of account management she is a valuable asset to the SpinMe team. Working closely with Margaret, Sarah is here to assist with the finances and administration that keeps SpinMe moving.
Outside of the office Sarah enjoys spending her free time with her grandchildren, and is also a member of the Women’s Skittle League.
Jennifer Smith: Imaging House Operations Manager
Jennifer joins us from a career in hospitality management. With a background in business management, Jennifer is hoping to push the possibilities the Imaging House holds.
Outside of work her time is spent with family, crafting and of course with Alfie, her adorable Cocker Spaniel.
Julie Davies: Stock Co-ordinator
Julie comes from a background of retail experience, from family-owned independents to national brands, with a key focus on managing stock and building strong customer realtionships. At SpinMe Julie helps prepare stock for the photographers and liaises with customers to ensure their needs are met when photographing their products.
In her spare time, Julie loves to read and enjoys a good box set. Alongside this, she loves spending time with her friends and family.
Sydney Tarrant: Imaging House Photographer
From an early age Sydney has always been into bikes, going fast and doing tricks was the goal. Himself and his friends used to photograph the tricks and watch their progression get better over time. If he wasn’t behind the handlebars, he was behind a camera. Since Sydney didn’t turn into a professional biker he focused his attention to his next love- photography. Sydney graduated from Norwich University of the Arts with a BA hons in photography. With his determination and drive Sydney strives for the best outcome for each client when photographing their products.
In Sydney’s spare time you’ll either find him on his bike, at the gym or working on his car.
Millie Smith: Imaging House Junior Photographer
Millie has been an avid photographer since childhood, shooting and re-touching her own images. She studied photography at college and brings a fresh take on creative techniques to SpinMe. Millie can nearly always be found assisting the studio team with client product shoots. Outside of the studio, she’s an aspiring Mary Berry.
Sean Smiles: Photographer
Sean specialises in ecommerce, commercial and advertising photography. With a career that spans analogue cameras in the late 1980s to today’s digital scene, he still practises principles from the early days and believes that if an image is taken correctly with the camera first off, it will save lots of time in post-production. His 360 spin and multi-row 3D imagery adventure with SpinMe has seen him shoot fashion models, jewellery, cycle wear and an F2 race car. In his quest for the perfect 360 image, Sean trains photographers and sets up studios around the world.
Adam Wray: Developer
Adam is a skilled developer, and responsible for keeping SpinMe’s software in top shape. He can be found bug fixing, developing new features for the core application and increasingly working in programming languages only a chosen few can understand as SpinMe moves into cross platform development. He left London with his family four years ago to enjoy a slower pace of life. When not working, Adam helps out with the accounts at his local community-run shop.
Martin Cowley: Software Developer
Martin’s software development experience spans several decades and industries: retail, insurance, health, education and investment banking. He’s now happy to be back working in his home town of Cheltenham, and for the first time in photographic research and development. For both relaxation and excitement, Martin takes to the skies as a paraglider pilot, flying high above the mountains of Europe and the rolling green hills of England and Wales.
Matthew Tapper: Developer
Matt is a developer with nearly two decades experience producing software systems. After spending all of his career prior to joining SpinMe working on Government contracts, Matt is enjoying working for a rapidly moving company like SpinMe. When not coding Matt can normally be found hiking across the hills and mountains of the UK.
Alex Thompson: Junior Developer
Alex is a recent addition to the team. Coming from a warehouse/factory background and finding his way in to a development role, he looks to prove his ability and become the best. In his spare time he likes play games, watch anime, buy useless things and write code.
Chris Allanson: Developer
With a background developing software for financial services, Chris is now responsible for spearheading the new SpinMe reporting project. Outside of work he enjoys spending time with his wife and two sons, with which there is no shortage of family fun.
Our talent for creating innovative workflow solutions is down to the diverse skills and dedication of our team
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