OUR TEAM

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

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REBECCA

Rebecca Newenham is the founder and director of award-winning virtual agency Get Ahead VA. Her team of over 40 virtual assistants and 7 franchisees all work flexibly and remotely to provide marketing and business support services to SMEs and entrepreneurs across the UK. Rebecca Newenham founded Get Ahead VA in 2010 after recognising a gap in the market for virtual assistance services that offered the flexibility, value and performance that small businesses and start-ups need in the 21st century, digital economy. The business has been recognised in awards including Flexible Business of the Year and Rebecca has recently been listed in the #ialso list of 100 inspiring female business leaders in the UK.

Fiona

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

Kristy

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

Suzanne

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

Jo

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

Marie

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

Sarah

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

Emma

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

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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Clare

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

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Elly

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

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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