THE TEAM

Victoria Beswick

After graduating from performing arts college in London, Victoria went on to perform in many musical theatre shows before joining Trident Marketing. Victoria was made a director in 2010 and managing director in 2016. In her spare time Victoria enjoys spending time with her family, singing and playing netball.

Quick Facts
Born in – Bury St Edmunds
Favourite Place to Visit? Wales as my son was born there and we have lots of friends and happy memories there
What were your career ambitions as a child? To be a singer
Favourite Film – Rocky 2
Victoria Beswick

Richard Pearce

After working in the Print Industry from the age of 15, Richard along with his wife Yvette founded Trident Marketing in 1990. He has developed the business from a Print Management company into one which now offers a full marketing service to a broad range of clients, many of whom have used Trident’s services for 25 years. Richard’s main role within the business is on the sales side.

Quick Facts
Born in – Harold Hill, Romford
Favourite Film – The Godfather
Favourite Band – Train
Name one thing on your bucket list? To scuba dive with my daughter and grandson
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Yvette Pearce

Yvette started her career working for the local Government and The Health Authority and after having two children, founded Trident Marketing in 1990, along with her husband Richard. Yvette’s main role within Trident is to deal with all of the finance and HR matters.

Quick Facts
Born in – Romford
Which of the 7 dwarfs are you most like? Happy
Favourite Place to Visit – London
Name one thing on your bucket list? Visit Niagra Falls
Yvette

Paul Quirke

Paul has recently joined Trident with over 25 years in the printing industry, he has also run his own business in the past. More recently he has worked as a Project Manager for a greetings card publisher.

Away from work Paul enjoys going out walking with his family and Buddy the Cockerpoo, watching Rugby & football, and getting out on his bike. He has taken part in various charity rides in the UK & China.

Quick Facts
Born in – Enfield, Middlesex
Favourite Place to Visit – Australia and New Zealand
First Concert? Queen at Wembley
Which one of the 7 dwarfs are you? Happy and sometimes Grumpy

Carl Beswick

After serving 16 years in the RAF Regiment where he was the youngest ever Sergeant and completing 9 operational tours of Iraq and Afghanistan, Carl joined Trident Marketing in 2017 as a sales manager. Carl has a keen interest in Marketing and aims to complete a Marketing degree. His hobbies are spending time with his family and dogs, playing golf and competing in triathlons especially long distance events such as  IronMan.

Quick Facts
Born in – Bolton
First Concert – Oasis
What were your career ambitions as a child? To fly at Top Gun or in the RAF
Favourite Food? Sunday Roast

Simon Berry

Simon started his career in a creative capacity, and worked for both regional and London based advertising and design agencies. He then moved on to lead a design team for an international media organisation before co-founding a niche-market design group, where his focus became project and account management. Simon has a passion for aiding the fulfilment of unique and effective design, produced efficiently and to the highest standards. Outside of work, Simon continues to channel his organisation skills and creative flair through a love of cooking and enjoys family life to the full! If the sun is shining, it’s quite likely he will be found cycling through the Suffolk countryside.

Quick Facts
Born in – Stowmarket, Suffolk
Favourite Film – Highlander
If you could have a super power what would it be? Time Travel
What are you scared of? Snakes
Simon Berry - Project Manager

Kimberley Morton

Kimberley previously worked as an Internal Auditor for a Private Healthcare Company and within the Accounts team for a company within the Construction Industry. She brings to Trident a wealth of finance experience. In her spare time Kimberley enjoys spending time with her family, two horses and exploring the countryside with her dog Teddy.

Quick Facts
Born in – Suffolk
What were your career ambitions as a child? To be a film extra riding horses in a Western
If you could have a super power what would it be? To be able to fly
What is your greatest achievement? Buying and renovating my 1st house

Angela Frankland

Angela joined Trident Marketing bringing a wealth of experience in Administration and Sales. Having started her career in the shipping business, she moved on after having her family to Timeshare resales where she was the Administration and Sales Manager with special responsibility for Conveyancing. She has recently worked with various housebuilders for a Company who aids the housebuilder with their Assisted Move and Part Exchange transactions. During her spare time you can find Angela playing golf (unless it is raining) or spending time with her family, eating out or cooking up a storm in the kitchen.

Quick Facts
Born in – London
Favourite Food – Indian
First Concert – Meatloaf
Greatest Achievement – My Family

Catherine Strawson

Catherine joined Trident Marketing in 2010 fresh out of University, after having graduated with 1st class honours in Design Management. Catherine is passionate about her work and feels lucky to be doing a job she loves! One of Catherine’s favourtie things to do is designing logos but outside of work her hobbies include cooking, travelling and photography.

Quick Facts
Born in – Ipswich 10 mins before my twin sister!
First Concert – Red Hot Chilli Peppers
What are you scared of? Seagulls and Jellyfish
Favourite Actor – Will Ferrel
Cathy

Jenny Thompson

Jenny graduated with a first class Masters degree from De Montfort University and went on to work within a variety of roles including a freelance interior architect for an architectural and structural engineer, a project assistant on a large construction project in London and as a graphic designer for a variety of event marketing projects. Jenny is delighted to be focusing on Graphic Design at Trident Marketing. In her spare time she creates original Digital Artwork to sell and loves to keep fit. She competes in Masters Swimming competitions and has recently completed her first Triathlon.

Quick Facts
Born in – Sidcup, Kent
Favourite Food – Pizza
Favourite Actress – Julie Walters
Greatest achievement – Getting to National Swimming Championships 4 times and winning a Silver medal in 2008
Jenny Thompson - Graphic Designer

Carl Thompson

Carl spent over 20 years in the publishing industry, managing the design and production of many magazines and books globally, predominantly in the travel and tourism industry. He joined Trident Marketing in August 2018 and brings his experience and passion for graphic design to the design studio. Out of work, and when not enjoying spending time with his young family, Carl enjoys running, cycling and following the misfortunes of Ipswich Town FC.

Quick Facts
Born in – Hemel Hempstead
Name one thing on your bucket list? Take my children to Disney
What is your greatest achievement? Representing GB at cyclo-cross
What are you scared of? Exposed heights/vertigo
Carl Thompson - Graphic Designer

Katherine Fardell

After graduating from Nottingham Trent University, Katherine went on to work as a Graphic Designer for various not-for-profit organisations in London and Sydney. Katherine has experience in multiple design disciplines including print, digital and animation.

Katherine volunteers and fundraises for many charities which has included climbing Mount Kilimanjaro for Childreach International and walking 100k from London to Brighton for Macmillan Cancer Research.

Quick Facts
Born in – Bury St Edmunds
What was your career ambition as a child? To be a fashion designer
Name one thing on your bucket list? To run a marathon
Favourite Film? Man on Fire
Katherine Fardell Graphic Designer

Ashley Kennedy

Ashley graduated with 1st Class Honours in Computer generated imagery at Southampton, specialising in Architectural Visualisation. Before joining Trident Marketing, he worked on a freelance basis creating CGIs for both architects and property developers. Outside of work, Ashley follows The NHL – he’s a Colorado Avalanche fan. He can usually be found at his local swimming pool, or if the weather is right down in Devon on a surf board.

Quick Facts
Born in – Bath, Somerset
Favourite Actor – Christian Bale
What are you scared of? Wasps and Hornets
If you could have a super power what would it be? Teleportation – for the convenience!

Rich Gurteen

Rich brings over 15 years experience in the design industry particularly within digital marketing. He specialises in website design and creation. In his spare time, he enjoys snowboarding and playing golf. His greatest achievement are his two little boys!

Laurie Pearce

Laurie originally trained in Musical theatre at the Midlands Academy of Dance where she graduated with distinction. Before joining Trident Marketing she performed professionally in many shows both nationally and internationally as both a dancer and singer. She went on to work for many agencies in London and represented well-known brands as a Promotional Events team manager. Laurie brings a wealth of knowledge to the Trident team in relation to Promotional Event planning and promotional staffing.

Laurie Pearce

James Macdonald

After studying 3 Dimensional Design at University, James went on to work as a CAD Technician for a highly acclaimed architectural practice in Devon, during this time he has become an expert at creating 3D visuals and animations. His projects are the accumulation of years of experience with advanced modelling, lighting, texturing and rendering techniques. James has a passion for the 3D visualisation industry and his love for the subject is really evident in his work.

James

Alfie, Lenny, Charlie and Digby

Our 4 spaniels are a part of the Trident team, often seen ripping up paper from the bin, stealing lunch from handbags and barking a friendly greeting when the phone rings and visitors arrive!

Likes – Digging holes, sleeping, snoring, running, muddy puddles, chewsticks
Dislikes – The postman, shadows, pigeons, thunderstorms, fireworks