Meet the mentors

Within our team of mentors lies a wealth of digital knowledge, and we are very excited to support you on your digital journey.
Digital Mentoring ProgrammeDigital Skills Pilot Project
Helen Bottrill

Helen Bottrill

Mentor

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Helen is the Social Media Specialist at Cosmic IT and is very passionate about what social can do for your business.

Helen has hands on knowledge and understanding of the power of social media, having run her own successful textile design business online.

She is incredibly committed to supporting businesses and helping them grow. Helen has an inspiring, enthusiastic delivery and enjoys working closely with individuals to achieve their best.

Vicky Moss-Crump

Vicky Moss-Crump

Mentor

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Vicky is an incredibly organised Operations Manager at Cosmic, and has a key role in every aspect of the business.

Having led a successful apprenticeship scheme, Vicky has an excellent understanding of coaching and mentoring people to achieve their best.

At Cosmic, Vicky is heavily involved with the web team and has a deep understanding of website building. On top of this, she has a wide range of business, digital and ICT knowledge, and her calm, methodical approach means that her delivery is always understood and welcomed.

Lizzie Whitchurch

Lizzie Whitchurch

Mentor

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Lizzie is an IT trainer at Cosmic IT, and is known for her enthusiasm and energy which she brings with her.

Lizzie is an incredibly passionate mentor with a vast range of digital knowledge. A highly effective communicator, with a friendly approach means that Lizzie will guide you carefully and honestly through your journey.

Lizzie has a broad knowledge of business, having worked in both the private and public sectors and understands about the challenges business owners face.

Julie Hawker

Julie Hawker

Mentor

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Julie is the CEO of Cosmic IT and an enormous role model for businesses within the digital sector.

Julie’s knowledge is second to none and her passionate approach has driven Cosmic to achieve many awards and gain an excellent reputation.

Julie is an outstanding mentor, having years of experience guiding and supporting businesses in their growth. She is energetic, enthusiastic and great fun to be with.

Dave Ratcliffe

Dave Ratcliffe

Mentor

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Dave is a Non-Executive Director of a number of large and small organisations within a range of sectors so has an extremely strong understanding of business.

Dave retired from a long career within IT, but is still very passionate about it and works closely with many companies, especially those with a clear social purpose.

A keen motorcyclist, he is extremely determined and incisive, with a strong sense of delivery but is also a huge amount of fun.

Kate Doodson

Kate Doodson

Mentor

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Kate is a Director at Cosmic IT and proudly professes to being a girl geek. She has spent over 15 years in the IT industry, working mostly in digital technology.

Kate is extremely passionate about making sure you can use IT to your best advantage within your business, and her delivery is enthusiastic, considerate and relatable.

She is clear, humorous and most of all highly knowledgable. There isn’t anything she doesn’t know with regards to digital!