You may be asking yourself why would you come along to one of our seminars and/or want to speak to one of our Small Business Advisors, so here’s a little bit about us.
HoneyBadger has already worked in 20+ countries. We’ve already helped over 50,000 SMBs build their advertising and marketing plans to grow their businesses
HoneyBadger’s founders have over 60 years of combined experience working with SMBs, having both set up and run their own small businesses. You’re in safe hands
The HoneyBadger Team has offices in Canada, UK and Australia. Below are just some of the HoneyBadger Clan that work on our customer’s campaigns every day!
Neil Tanner has been leading innovation and delivering business value for small and medium sized business for over 20 years. Neil comes from an entrepreneurial background and also was the leader for small and medium sized businesses at Microsoft Ireland and Microsoft Canada. Neil’s vision is to ensure that HoneyBadger is seen as the trusted advisor for small businesses around the world.
John Antunes brings more than 25 years of sales, marketing and operations experience from the SMB technology sector across multiple countries including South Africa, Ireland, UK and Netherlands. Previously he was a Board Director for SAP UK, Ireland and Netherlands where he was responsible for SAP’s SMB solutions. Prior to that, John was Head of SMB at IT security vendor Sophos and before that he has held a number of senior leadership positions at Microsoft, Sage and Softline Pastel in South Africa.
Over the last decade Michael has advised all types of companies around the world on best-effect advertising via over 3500 workshops attended by over 45,000 business owners and managers. Michael has successfully worked with advertising sales managers, their staff and clients in 12 countries including the USA, UK, Canada, Ireland, Norway, Malaysia, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Philippines and Australia. He is a highly sought after key-note speaker and has run advertising sales workshops at major industry bodies like the Radio Advertising Bureau, the Texas Broadcasters Association, and the Oregon Association of Broadcasters.
Jane is based in the UK but has also worked in the South African and Canadian markets. Jane has over 15 years’ experience working with and helping 100’s of small businesses to reduce costs and implement robust marketing and advertising strategies to increase overall brand awareness and increase revenue.
Favourite quote: “If you always do what you’ve always done, you’ll always get what you’ve always got “
JP has worked with small and medium businesses within the Advertising, Telecommunications and Banking sectors for over 10 years. All of Jon-Paul’s experience has been focused around providing solutions to help businesses grow and supporting them to implement strategies to help businesses achieve their goals. Working with so many diverse industries has given him a deep understanding of the challenges that business owners face. He is passionate about using his skills to support them, often in difficult circumstances, to find solutions to take their business to the next level.
Favourite quote: “Son, if you really want something in this life you need to work for it. Now Quiet!! They are about to announce the lottery numbers!” – Homer Simpson
Whilst working within one of the UK’s largest newspaper companies, Daniel developed a practical understanding of the multimedia advertising industry and helped several small to medium sized businesses increase sales and maximize performance. His deep knowledge and understanding of social media also allows Daniel to deliver and offer advice on effective marketing strategies for an ever-growing online population.
Favourite quote: “The un-examined life is not worth living” – Socrates, Plato Apology
Jon Hussey has over 20 years sales and marketing experience from both retail and eCommerce backgrounds, all with small and medium size businesses. He also owned and operated a small business with his wife for 10 years. Jon is also a well-respected key-note speaker and over the last 4 years has conducted digital and traditional advertising and marketing workshops to help thousands of small businesses improve their local marketing strategies across North America. Jon’s passion is to help small businesses gain a competitive advantage to compete in their market.
“I can’t change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sails to always reach my destination” – Jimmy Dean
We are trail blazers, taking our business to a place where others have not gone. Our employees are tenacious, we take on big challenges, one bite at a time.
We are solution providers and we are interested in (but don’t stalk!) the business owners we work with. Our employees are resourceful and do the right things to ensure we delight our customers.
We work hard and have fun listening to and partnering with our customers. Like the Honey Badger, we are resilient and agile.
Learning is important to us and our employees are hungry to learn.
We are committed to Small Businesses and their success. We have a wild ambition to see the Small Businesses we serve be successful.