meet our team and partners


Martina Rowlands

Martina Rowlands

Martina is our right hand lady. She worked for British Airways in First Class and has always worked in the industry of providing the highest level of comfort and service possible.

Tom Jackson

Tom Jackson

“Jackson” was the senior sous chef at the AA awarded 2 rosette Boulters Brasserie on the Thames, in Maidenhead, experienced in Modern British Cuisine.

Nigel Jolliffe

Nigel Jolliffe

Nigel works for Caterlink, a company supplying healthy, fresh food to the nation’s schools and colleges. Nigel is passionate about his work and is a senior member of Caterlink who travels the country setting up new sites and spreading the “good food for health” message to our next generation. Nigel has worked in the kitchens of Pierre Koffman.

Gordon Rose

Gordon Rose

A highly experienced and knowledgeable member of the team, Gordon has worked with the best known chefs in the country including AWT, the Roux Brothers and Marco Pierre White, he possesses enhanced experience in classical French, Cajun Creole and Modern English Cuisine.

Philip Hennequin

Philip Hennequin

Info to come

Luis Herrera

Luis Herrera

Luis is a highly experienced chef who has a passion for Mediterranean food. He has worked for various restaurants and hotels including the 5 star Marriott Hotel in Dénia Spain, as well as the East Lancashire Masonic Hall in Manchester.

Nick Reeves

Reeves Butchers

Nick Reeves

All our meat comes from Reeves butchers. Reeves have been established for 50 years, and supply quality fare to top restaurants and Gastropubs throughout London and the South east. We use only outdoor reared British Pork, Lamb from the South Downs and Scotch beef which is hung for 21 days.

Jan Billington

Maddocks Farm Devon

Jan Billington

Maddocks Farrm Organics has been running for 11 years, specialising in edible flowers, salads & herbs. It is run by Jan Billington & her team with the support of her long suffering family. In 2012 Maddocks Farm Organic salad won at the Organic Awards & in 2013 Jan was announced as an organic hero by the Soil Association. The Great Food Company have been over whelmed by the quality of Jan’s produce & truly believe it’s worth the food miles.

Susanne

Sandhurst Bakery

Susanne

My passion came from growing up and cooking in the kitchen with my mum and enjoying seeing the finished product. This never left me and I went onto study catering and patisserie in college and university. Always dreaming that one day I would run my own business and that dream came true in January 2014, with the opening of Sandhurst Bakery

Jungs Bakery

Jungs Bakery

Providing artisanal breads, cakes and pastries. The hands that make these breads have been hard at work, & also trained across Europe’s most renowned establishments. As is the Jung’s family tradition!

Stuart, Heather & Kurt Fletcher

Fletchers Grocers

Stuart, Heather & Kurt Fletcher

Fletchers Greengrocers are now into their 4th generation Greengrocer. The business was started by Albert Fletcher, Great Grandad to the newest Greengrocer, Kurt Fletcher. Originally the business was started in Richmond where Albert used to go to Covent Garden Market on his horse and cart – isn’t that so cool J. Vic Fletcher (son of Albert) moved the business to Ashridge Manor Garden Centre, Wokingham about 30 years ago. Fletchers pride themselves on the quality, freshness, taste and value for money of their produce, giving The Great Food Company first class personal service – we work closely together on the Provenance of all our fruit & vegetables.

Jen Wong & Angela Longley

CakeyPigg

Jen Wong & Angela Longley

Cakeypigg originals are an award winning boutique bakery that designs unique, creative cake scenes for special occasions and corporate events. They taste pretty darn good too!

Chris Monk & Chris Mossman

Cascade Events

Chris Monk & Chris Mossman

Cascade Events provide a bespoke event service in marquee hire, large temporary structures & furniture hire. They are a leading provider in the UK & have a wealth of experience within corporate, sporting, private, government, local authority events, festivals & weddings.

Debbie Kerr (GM)

Milton Sandford Wines

Debbie Kerr (GM)

Milton Sandford Wines are a leading independent wine merchant to some of the UK’s finest pubs, restaurants and hotels. MSW have an extensive collection of wines in their cellars at the old Chalk Mine deep in the Berkshire countryside…

Kate Thomas

Funky Flowers

Kate Thomas

As a Master Florist Kate has a passion for beautiful flowers; Funky Flowers continually strive to reach high levels of floristry excellence, providing handmade floral designs you simply won’t find anywhere else. They love using seasonal plant materials in particular, which creates a real uniqueness in design for weddings, parties, corporate events and so much more...... This is why we work so well with Fun

Dan Seldon

Spring Thinking – Design

Dan Seldon

Dan from Spring Thinking has the standard response when asked what they do, they give 'marketing support'.

Borrowed Blue & Lace

Borrowed Blue & Lace

Welcome to Borrowed Blue & Lace Bridal & bridesmaids boutique, in Wokingham, Berkshire and let your fairy tale begin. Theyoffer a highly personal service, with two private bridal rooms and a separate bridesmaid’s studio so we are able to accommodate all your bridal requirements. Their signature Bridal ranges are the Blue Iris and Platinum range by the UK leading Bridal designer Amanda Wyatt, we are the largest stockist in Berkshire. We now stock St Patrick by Pronovias, Chic by Hollywood Dreams, Callista for Brides with curves.

Vintage Styling Company

Vintage Styling Company

The Vintage Styling Company specialises in providing a wedding dressing and styling service for couples looking for that little bit extra on their special day. We provide wedding styling, prop hire, photobooth styling, thank you table decorations, room decorations and vintage china hire.

Grace & Bramble

Grace & Bramble

Grace & Bramble specialises in bespoke, customised and hand-finished wedding stationery. We strive to provide beautiful and unique stationery to complement your wedding or evening from start to finish