As a Social Enterprise Grow Communication Limited is also required to have a team of Non-Executive Directors. Our Non-Execs are a fantastic team of experienced professionals from a range of areas.
Lois Cameron – Director of Talking Mats
Lois interviewed Jude for her first SLT job in 2003 (she was successful). Lois is an SLT by training and worked in Adult Learning Disability within the NHS for many years. Lois is a founding director of Talking Mats – a social enterprise whose vision is to improve the lives of people with communication difficulties by increasing their capacity to communicate effectively about things that matter to them. Talking Mats is an innovative, award-winning communication tool and is based on extensive research and was designed by Speech and Language Therapists.
David Manion is an experienced manager who has held senior positions within the NHS and national charities. David continues to be a great support for Grow Communication.
Jim Dearie – Business Consultant
Jim is an experienced business development professional with a strong track record. Jim is director of UXL-Limited delivering results with a broad range of industrial and commercial clients in Scotland and Northern Ireland. Jim has developed his technical and commercial skills in a number of management positions in the electronics industry in Scotland, public sector agencies and currently as managing director of Uxl. He has continually developed his skills and knowledge from his early formal training in Mechanical and Production Engineering (HND) and qualifications include an MBA from the University of Strathclyde.