Meet the Team

Meet the Team



Austin Brown – General Manager

Austin joined Black Cat in 2008, running sales and marketing before becoming the General Manager in 2009. From a sales background, with a creative eye Austin loves to get involved with the customers, not always to the joy of the sales team!


Dream Career as a kid?
Assassin
Cartoon character you are most like?
Tasmanian devil
Daftest thing you have done?
At 7 years old I painted myself green (aka ‘Hulk’) and jumped off the garage roof.


John Williams – Operations Manager

John joined Black Cat in 2004 as the Operations Manager and is responsible for all operations on the Crosland Hill site. John values the family type feel at Black Cat and has a team of seven staff reporting to him, one Supervisor, three Leading hands, two Site operatives and a Security guard.


Dream Career as a kid?
Working in television
Cartoon character you are most like?
George Jetson or Mr. Magoo!
Favourite Cocktail
Four Horsemen


Nicola Berry – Senior National Account Manager

Nicola first joined Black Cat as a temp in 2002. She worked her way up the business and is now Head of Sales. Nicola describes her team as “amazeballs” and enjoys ensuring our customers receive the first class service that they deserve.


Dream Career as a kid?
Lady of leisure
Daftest thing you have done?
Agreed to have my picture taken for this website!
Favourite Cocktail?
Mojito



Roger Swithenbank – Logistics Manager

Roger has been at Black Cat for 11 years and is responsible for getting the product into our site and then when orders are placed, out to our customers in time for Bonfire Night and New Year celebrations. All within budget of course.


Dream Career as a kid?
Formula 1 driver
Cartoon character you are most like?
Fred Flintstone
Favourite Cocktail?
Bailey’s with another measure of Bailey’s in it!


Eve Hall – National Account Manager

Eve joined Black Cat in July 2011 and her role is National Account Manager & Product Development. Eve is the middle man between our customers & the rest of the Black Cat team. Eve is here to make sure our customers get what they want, when they want it.


Dream Career as a kid?
Hairdresser
Best way to take over the world?
Beyonce style!
Favourite Cocktail?
Anything with Champagne in it!


Judy Charlton – Health & Safety Manager

Judy joined Black Cat in February 2014 as Health & Safety Manager. Judy values the outdoor aspects of the job and the unique site that presents unique challenges. Judy also enjoys the job variety.


Dream Career as a kid?
Wonderwoman
Cartoon Character you are most like?
Wonderwoman, again!
Favourite Cocktail?
A sensible question at last – Mojito!


Black Cat Fireworks