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FanFinders Team Spotlight – Meet Brian

Name: Brian Peacock Position: Software Development Team Lead Years with the company: 1 year and 3 months Before FanFinders, the most unusual or interesting job you’ve had… Growing up, most summer or Easter holidays I’d go out

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In conversation – a Golden opportunity

Following his arrival as FanFinders’ new Senior Vice President of Business Development (North America), we caught up with Tony Golden to discuss filling a vacuum in the US parenting space, lessons from nearly two decades

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Survey reveals UK mums buying more toys

We recently surveyed over 4,000 mums in the Your Baby Club network to find out more about the impact of the pandemic on attitudes towards early child development, the role of ‘play’ and educational toys.

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FanFinders – How it all started

Roughly 11 years ago, I became a dad, to a beautiful bouncing little boy called Jack. Parenthood was one of those life-changing moments for me, it made me reassess what and who I am as

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FanFinders Team Spotlight – Meet Laura

Name: Laura Driver Position: Social Media Manager Years with the company: Over 6 years Before FanFinders, the most unusual or interesting job you’ve had… When working on a retailer’s social media, part of my job

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Talking entrepreneurship… with Alec Dobbie

Often, stories about entrepreneurship focus on extreme examples of companies going from nothing to stratospheric overnight. The startup bubble makes it easy to envision the classic Silicon Valley path which sees millions in investment in

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FanFinders Team Spotlight – Meet Jas

Name: Jasmine Gurney Position: Head of Content & Social Years with the company: Over 2 years Before FanFinders, the most unusual or interesting job you’ve had… At one stage, I was creating new e-learning modules

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FanFinders Team Spotlight – Meet Raf

Name: Raphael Marsh Position: Creative Director and Co-Founder Years with the company: 7 years and counting What was the initial motivation behind creating FanFinders… After Al [Alec] became a dad, we were looking at a

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FanFinders Team Spotlight – Meet Paul

Name: Paul Gwynn Position: CTO  Years with the company: Coming up for 3 years What attracted you to FanFinders… The role offered a lot of autonomy. The technologies they had in-house were appealing and it

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FanFinders Team Spotlight – Meet Adam

Name: Adam Gillett Position: CCO and Co-Founder Years with the company: 7 years Before FanFinders, the most unusual or interesting job you’ve had… I spent one summer putting up marquees for film sets all across

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5 benefits of hiring apprentices

Apprenticeships are big news at the moment. From talk of a new government ‘bounty’ to incentivise companies through to where exactly hiring young people fits into post-pandemic plans, the role of apprentices is in the

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FanFinders Team Spotlight – Meet Neil

Name: Neil Stephenson Position: CMO and Co-Founder Years with the company:  7 years Before FanFinders, the most unusual or interesting job you’ve had… When I was 18, I worked in a casino as a croupier.

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FanFinders Team Spotlight – Meet Alec

Name: Alec Dobbie Position: CEO and Co-Founder Years with the company: At least as long as the company has existed (7 years and counting) Before FanFinders, the most unusual or interesting job you’ve had… At

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