Welcome to GEMS
Glynis McQueen-Simon (MOS, C&G, BTEC) is also known as GEMS.  The name GEMS is an acroymn of her initials.  She has expertise in business & management consultancy, digital marketing, running businesses on behalf of their owners, information technology and Microsoft Office 365.

GEMS started her working life in 1979.  She worked for decades in many different industries including Rosser & Russell (Mechanical Engineering) Limited, SPL International Limited (Software House), First National Bank of Boston (American Bank), Prince’s Trust (Charity), 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 in 1987 called GEMS Business Services.

Glynis worked as a Keyboard Lecturer in 1991, and as a ICT Lecturer/Tutor in 2003. In this role, she set up the ICT suite by herself, she 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 July 2003, she was awarded a City & Guilds certificate in Teaching Adult Learners – Teaching Practice Stage One.

GEMS has the following qualifications:

  • 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 – Certifiicate 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® Specialist for Office Outlook® 2016.
  • Intuit Quickbooks – Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor.
  • Digital Marketing Diploma.

Read her full Curriculum Vitae on her LinkedIn Profile.

Testimonials
Awesome website! Very intuitive to use, clean looking, and easy to navigate. Just what I required! Will recommend to all our partners and friend! Thanks a lot again!
Katie Bick Owner / Specialist Waxer Strip Waxing
I had a website and logo before, but couldn’t get my designer to understand what I required. GEMS advised me that it was time to display my work professionally again. Although I’m in America, GEMS kept in close contact with me to design a new logo for my company.  She then went on to design a new website to ...
Ernie Greaves Building Contractor Ernie's Carpentry
GEMS completed an audit of my website (which I designed myself) using a 1and1 template.  After she pointed out some areas for improvement, I engaged her to rebuild my website.  I am now the proud owner of a fully-responsive website. She also helped to redesign the Kensington & Chelsea Accounting Limited’s logo. GEMS’ attention to detail when proof reading ...
Christopher Bick Director K C Accounting Limited
Our Skill Levels
Communicating in the World of Social Media
Understandiing Enterprise & Management
QuickBooks Online Certified
Teaching Adult Learners
HTML5
Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Illustrator
Microsoft Office 365
WordPress

Please give us a call on +44(0)7475 349349