Our Team

We’re on a mission to start a conversation with your customers in this fast connected world. Let’s discover, build and grow your business
LISA WHITEHOUSE
Managing Director

As a Fellow of the Institute of Sales Management, Lisa has more than 20 years of sales experience under her belt. Lisa’s background is in financial services and wealth management, where she qualified as an Investment Adviser and worked on all sides of the client experience – from debt collection, outbound telemarketing and client care, right through to marketing – gaining experience in both large corporate and SME businesses.

Lisa subsequently led and managed a large direct sales team for a leading cosmetics company and, for the last 10 years, has been working directly with businesses to help them achieve their business development and marketing goals.

Away from the office, Lisa loves spending time with family and friends, eating out and going to live music gigs, when she’s not busy being mum to her three daughters!

Phone: 07743 746663
E-mail: lisa@cleverjellyfish.co.uk
Jo connelly
Business Development Assistant

Jo has a wealth of experience in a broad range of industries. Joanne’s sales career began with a demanding role in field sales, managing key accounts for a large French wine company. Since then she has established and run a variety of successful businesses in sectors as diverse as print supplies, residential care, aesthetics and beauty, and children’s playground equipment, where in addition to hands on operational roles, Joanne has been responsible for sales and business development.  This extensive experience gives Joanne a unique insight into our clients’ businesses, helping her to understand how to plan and manage projects to achieve the best results.

When Joanne isn’t working she enjoys restoring furniture and hosting dinner parties for friends and family, though she can most often be found spending time with her husband Tom, hanging out with their grown-up children or being super Nan to her 6 gorgeous grandchildren!

BEV MEAKINS
Business Development Assistant

Bev enjoyed a successful career in healthcare, working within the NHS as a Cardiology Nurse for over 20 years. She then decided on a change of direction & spent a further 15 years working in sales and business development within manufacturing, electrical compliance and charity fundraising before joining Clever Jellyfish.

Bev brings a huge amount of experience to our team, along with a no nonsense manner and a very sharp wit! She lives in North Wales with her partner and, when not at work, loves eating out, travel and spending time with her family, including her two beautiful grandchildren.

CAT NORRIS
Business Development Assistant

Our very own style icon Cat Norris joined us in 2019 from a career in retail, property and interior design. Having graduated in fashion styling at Salford University, Cat has a passion for all things design, including fashion, art and branding.

With a keen interest in human behaviour and psychology, Cat loves meeting new people and building relationships, and she has a real talent for building rapport and influencing people. Having worked in the family property development business, she also has a great understanding of the challenges faced by businesses.

Cat splits her time between family in rural Cheshire and friends in urban Manchester. In her spare time, she loves honing her skills as a photographer.