Michelle Surrell specialises in media, advertising, marketing and fundraising and has over twenty five years leadership and business experience.
Her experience includes four years as MD of the Big City (UK) group of radio stations owned by Emap PLC, a FTSE100 company and five years as Regional MD of Bauer NW Radio - Key 103 (Manchester), Radio City (Liverpool) and Rock FM (Preston).
As Development Director for Forget Me Not Children’s Hospice, in Huddersfield, Michelle led a team that increased charitable income generation from £750k to £2.5m in two years.
In 2010 Michelle launched Surrell Associates to work with marketing, PR, advertising and ‘not for profit’ organisations - inspiring entrepreneurs and helping them to improve their business performance and profitability. Michelle is a qualified coaching practitioner and an experienced public speaker
Her major passion is undoubtedly her family but the love of travelling comes a close second. During the last twelve months, Michelle has visited 24 countries and still has a long list of ‘must-see’ places awaiting her.