I love to learn with @school.

Thursday 1st October 2020

I love to learn with @school.

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Meet the Team

From its inception in 1999 @school has relied upon the strengths and expertise of a dedicated team of professionals. The team's experience and vision in the areas of primary education, the internet, IT business management and marketing will ensure the successful future of this leading resource.

Andrew Whiteman - Managing Director  

Andrew is an experienced IT professional and qualified teacher. He is one of the UK's leading experts on the development of internet software for Primary education and, in 1998, was commended by Sheffield's City Achievement Strategy for his implementation of the Government IT policy in 180 local schools. Andrew identified an urgent demand within the primary sector for internet resources specifically related to the National Curriculum and useful to teachers pupils and parents alike. This demand could only be met by experts, such as Andrew, who truly understands the teacher and pupil's perspective. It is because he is a visionary thinker with unrivalled knowledge and experience, that his revolutionary creation @school remains unmatched in quality or content.   

Simon Billing - Marketing Director  

Simon is an accomplished marketing manager with many years experience in sales and advertising. As an Account Director for the award-winning agency Paradigm Network Ltd, Simon successfully launched and promoted many top brands including Travis Perkins PLC, American Golf Discount and Lightwork Design PLC. A skilled media and communications manager, Simon has created and implemented new branding initiatives, promotions, direct mail campaigns, product/service launches and national advertising and PR campaigns in the print and broadcast media.

Roger Billing - Chairman

Roger has an extensive background in engineering and IT businesses. He founded Servo Computer Services plc, an IT systems integrator and maintenance company in 1979 and led the company through a period of rapid growth and development throughout the UK during the 80's and early 90's. The company employed 150 staff with a turnover of 17M when he sold his majority shareholding in 1994. An experienced marketeer with extensive management experience, Roger has several directorships to his name. He has been actively involved with @school since its inception and takes part in @school's operation in a semi-executive role.