About Us

If you want to learn more about us, you’re in the right place. Read to learn how we managed to grow our business so fast.

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Our story

GEMS is an acronym of our owner’s initials.

She has always had a talent for art and design and has created many logos and websites.

GEMS also has her Woollen Scarf range for which she owns the Intellectual Property for the unique design.
 

She has expertise in Information, Communications & Technology:

  • Digital Marketing.
  • Graphic Design.
  • Logo Design
  • Microsoft Office 365.
  • Website Design and Development.

Working in many industries since 1979, please view her full Curriculum Vitae.

GEMS started her working life in 1979.  GEMS worked in many industries including: Rosser & Russell (Mechanical Engineering) Limited, SPL International Limited (Software House), First National Bank of Boston (American Bank & Financial Institution), The Prince’s Trust (Charity), The Portobello Trust & Business Centre (Charity), The NHS, Bradman Management Services (Property Developers), Dawes Road Hub (Business Centre), SOBUS (Charity) and Surrey County Council.

GEMS has been working with computers since the 1980s and started her first business name GEMS Business Services in 1987.

While running her own business, GEMS worked as a part-time Keyboard Lecturer in 1991 and as an Information, Communications & Technology Lecturer/Tutor in 2003.

In this role as Lecturer,  GEMS set up the ICT suite by herself, and taught Information, Communications & Technology at a Communal Young People’s Home; whose residents were young people aged 14-19 years old and had Special Educational Needs (‘SENs’).

In September 2003 to July 2004, GEMS studied for and was awarded a City & Guilds certificate in Teaching Adult Learners – Teaching Practice Stage One.

  • BEC – General Certificate in Business & Finance.
  • BTEC – Professional Development Certificate in Management Studies.
  • LBH&F – PC Support & Troubleshooting.
  • Microsoft – Administering Windows NT.
  • Microsoft – Core Technologies – Supporting Windows NT.
  • City & Guilds – Certificate in Teaching Adult Learners.
  • Mindleaders – Certificate of Mastery in Communicating in the World of Social Media: Types of Social Media, Understanding Social Media, Social Media in the Workplace, Home Business – Managing your Business.
  • Pearson BTEC – Understanding Enterprise & Entrepreneurship.
  • Microsoft Office 365® Specialist Certificate for Office Outlook® 2016.
  • Intuit QuickBooks – Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor.
  • Digital Marketing Diploma.

Our Skills

BTEC Professional Certificate in Management 100%
Digital Marketing Diploma 100%
City & Guilds – Certificate in Teaching Adult Learners 100%
Mastery in Communicating in the World of Social Media 100%
Microsoft Office® Specialist for Office Outlook® 2016 100%
Website Design & Development (WordPress)​, HTML 100%
Understanding Enterprise & Entrepreneurship 100%

Our Clients