OUR TEAM

Industry-leading professionals on hand to provide you with nationwide support

REBECCA

Rebecca Newenham is the founder and director of Get Ahead VA. She is an evangelist for flexible working and a great supporter of her fellow entrepreneurs. Above all, Rebecca is a people person – knowing what makes someone tick is key to providing them with the right support.

Rebecca’s team of over 40 virtual assistants and franchisees provide marketing and business support services to SMEs across the UK. Now in its tenth year, Get Ahead VA has won multiple awards, including Flexible Business of the Year. Rebecca herself was recently listed in the #ialso list of 100 inspiring female business leaders in the UK – a fantastic achievement and well-deserved.

Fiona

Fiona runs Get Ahead Leeds. An expert in retail and supply chain management, Fiona helps clients achieve their goals through great client care and teamwork.

Kristy

Kristy runs Get Ahead Berkshire & North Hampshire with Suzanne. A champion of flexible working, Kristy has loads of project management expertise.

Suzanne

Suzanne runs Get Ahead Berkshire & North Hampshire with Kristy. A long-standing VA herself, clients value her experience and love tapping into her expertise.

Jo

Jo runs Get Ahead South Yorkshire. Her HR outlook and understanding of team members’ contributions make her a great regional director.

Marie

Marie runs Get Ahead West Surrey. A digital media expert, clients benefit from her insight into both the corporate and small business worlds.

Sarah

Sarah runs Get Ahead Suffolk & Essex.  A business development specialist, she’s passionate about helping businesses achieve organisational and strategic goals.

Emma

Emma runs Get Ahead East Midlands. With an impressive marketing CV and bags of enthusiasm, clients love benefiting from her expertise.

Sophie

Sophie runs Get Ahead VA Wirral and Cheshire West. With her creative drive and recruitment expertise, she provides great support to local businesses.

Louise

Louise runs Get Ahead West London. Louise uses her passion and extensive experience for all aspects of marketing to support her clients.

Clare

Clare is a professional copywriter, editor and proof-reader. With a passion for online marketing, she uses her SEO expertise to improve clients’ visibility.

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Jenny

Jenny is a marketing specialist and graphic designer. She combines fourteen years’ corporate experience with new-found VA flexibility, achieving great results.

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Lucy

Lucy is a highly experienced office manager and PA. In addition to assisting owner Rebecca, she also provides flexible admin support to clients nationwide.

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Angela

Angela is a social media specialist. She redeploys her methodical bookkeeping approaches to deliver well-planned, strategic social media.

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Debra

Debra is a highly efficient PA. With solid executive level experience, she shares her expertise with big brands and small businesses alike.

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Alan

Alan heads up our telephone answering team based in Glasgow.  A passionate supporter of small businesses, he manages an energetic and highly skilled team.

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James

James excels in digital marketing support, strategy and website management. Clients love his creative outlook and belief in local businesses.

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Jayne

Jayne specialises in business development and lead generation. She thrives on variety and is never afraid to try her hand at a new skill.

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Caroline

Caroline is a marketing and PR professional. She has nearly twenty years’ experience in getting great results for businesses large and small.

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Laura

Laura is a copywriter and blogger. A former brand manager, she loves tapping into clients’ inspiration and describing business in a new way.

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Isil

Isil is a social media specialist. Clients love her data-led social media ad strategies, and Isil loves supporting them to grow their businesses.

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Mel

Mel is an expert in digital marketing expert and events management. Driven by the desire to grow clients’ businesses, her approach yields great results.

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Sanina

Sanina is a content writer and PR specialist. With expertise from the corporate and public sectors, she brings clients’ content and publicity strategies to life.

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Jennifer

Jennifer is fluent in English and French. She provides outstanding admin services, as well as translation and events management.

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Melanie

Melanie is a project manager and marketing specialist. Her combination of corporate and local business experience brings a fresh outlook to every project.

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Lucy

Lucy is a graphic designer. A firm believer in strong branding, her work reflects businesses’ personality and culture in a visually appealing way.

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Keryn

Keryn is a personal assistant with a creative edge. She learned her people skills in retail HR, and they come to the fore in networking and events management.

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Caroline

Caroline is an admin assistant and events organiser. Fluent in French and eminently adaptable, she’s known for her insight and adaptability.

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Carrie

Carrie is a marketing specialist. She loves finding new strategies for clients who have “tried everything,” raising the profile of the business with great results.

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Gwen

Gwen offers admin and email and diary management. She learned her flexible, analytical approach with big brands, now smaller clients are reaping the benefits.

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Elly

Elly is a social media manager. Clients love her supportive attitude, tapping into her marketing and business development expertise.

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Ashley

Ashley is an audio typist who also transcribes handwritten notes. Conscientious and focused, his work is highly valued by authors and meeting chairs alike.

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Claire

Claire is a marketing specialist as well as an experienced business development manager. A forward thinker, she loves achieving great results for her clients.

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Hazel

Hazel is a social media manager and researcher. A former building society team member, her calm, methodical approaches make her an outstanding VA.

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Katy

Katy is a PR expert. She loves to work with B2B brands and charities to raise their profiles, getting their voices heard by the right audiences.

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Ian

Ian is a web designer and digital marketing expert. Driven by a love of design and coding, he also creates highly effective email marketing campaigns.

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Georgie

Georgie is an audio transcriber, working with recordings of academic, legal & lifestyle documents.  Clients recommend her for her high standards & quick turnaround.

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Beth

Beth is a chartered marketer. An expert in data-led, creative marketing strategies, her approaches have loads of impact and build brand awareness.

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Jenni

Jenni is an IT and MS Office whizz! After over a decade in finance, she now expertly juggles VA work with her retail business and university studies.

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Charlotte

Charlotte is a copywriter and blogger with a sound knowledge of writing’s role in marketing. Clients enjoy her friendly approach and characterful writing.

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Sharon

Sharon is a qualified accountant with experience to match. Clients can leave their finances in her capable hands and concentrate on core business.

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Gillian

Gillian is an audio transcriber with a keen eye for detail. Having run and worked for a variety of businesses, she’s learned that attention to detail is the key to success.

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Rosie

Rosie is a marketing strategist and content creator. She thrives finding new approaches for businesses, helping them connect with new customers.

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Alastair

Alastair builds, manages and maintains websites as well as creating and administering digital advertising campaigns to drive traffic and convert visitors to customers.

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Nicola

Nicola is an executive assistant who also offers PR and events management. With strong experience in start-ups, her skills are an asset to any new business.

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Amanda

Amanda is a project planner and event coordinator. With corporate admin experience, she always understands what’s required and is ready to get stuck in.

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Kate

Kate has worked as a graphic designer for over 15 years, predominantly in the publishing sector on teen and children’s magazines.

Lucy

Lucy is a highly experienced copywriter, journalist and PR professional. Clients love her zesty social media and upbeat style, both in writing and in person!

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Louise

Louise is a highly experienced Business Development Manager, who is adept at lead generation strategies and telemarketing activities such as warm and cold calling.

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