Wantage & District Business Breakfast Club

Business Networking that's friendly, informal and effective

The Team

Say hello to the WDBBC team who volunteer to keep things fresh, organised and running smoothly…

Jeanette Howse

Jeanette Howse

Events organiser specialising in tourism

Jeanette knows everyone and provides the social glue and organisational support. It’s no surprise then that at Tourism South East she promotes and supports new members in Oxon, Bucks and Berks, and organises Didcot Annual Street Fair.

Jane Humphreys

Jane Humphreys

Proprietor at GreyCat Business Services

Jane takes diligent care of WDBBC’s financials. Which is extremely reassuring seeing as she runs her own bookkeeping business…

Monika Becker

Monika Becker

Practitioner for Alternative Therapies & Intuitive Coaching

Monika is the smiley face hosting reception and greeting members as they arrive. Beaming behind the scenes too, it’s the positive karma she brings to her role as a practitioner for alternative therapies across a range of areas.

Paul Kromer

Paul Kromer

Owner at BonMots Marketing Communications

Paul writes the monthly newsletters and organises the club’s speaker programme. It’s a perfect fit for his copywriting and marketing communications day job…

Howard Hill

Howard Hill

Owner of First Ideas Web Design & Hosting

Howard keeps our Breakfast Club website spick and span. That’s when he’s not juggling his local web design and hosting business, running the independant community website www.wantage.com or playing in local folk and ceilidh bands (Pandemonium, Melobo, Vale Islanders, Jigworks, Cornucopia etc)

And the Network Buddy Team providing a warm welcome to new members….

Caroline Sinclair

Caroline Sinclair

Fundraiser at Ronald McDonald House Charity

Rarely one to miss a WDBBC meeting, Caroline is ever ready with a cheery smile, friendly chat and an impressive repertoire of Zumba moves – all without spilling a drop of tea…

Clive Everitt

Clive Everitt

Partner at Shaw Gibbs Insolvency

Clive is a regular attendee, and having hosted and presented at several meetings, always ensures that new members instantly feel part of the group.

John Hill

John Hill

Rowing Coach at Oxford Row Coach

Whilst not the most earnest of networkers, John is another stalwart attendee who often adds an element of entertainment to proceedings and still manages to maintain a professional outlookHe’s always on hand to support and encourage people’s involvement and is occasionally allowed to contribute to the content of the meetings. His book “Loose Cannons and a Load of Brass Monkeys” is out later this year.

Marjory Mair

Marjory Mair

Owner at Marjory Mair Associates

Marjory’s a real people-person and looks forward to welcoming you at WDBBC. As well as running her own consultancy and coaching company which builds high-performing individuals, teams and organisations, she’s also proficient at translating Scottish into English!

Would you like to help?

You can never have too many buddies or complementary skills, especially when you’re a Business Club with networking at its core.

So if you think you have something to offer and would like to be more involved, please get in touch!