Meet the Client Services team behind BP Travel Marketing.
David McLellan – Operations & Client Services Manager
Dave joined the company in 2011 working in BP as an Account Manager but has been working with the travel industry for over 10 years. Dave has a wealth of knowledge within the company having worked within the e-commerce sector for a sister company.
Outside of work Dave enjoys long walks in Kent countryside and social activities.
Tim Betson – Deputy Client Services Manager
Tim is the team’s longest serving account manager and recently has taken on the role of Deputy Client Services Manager bringing a vast amount of knowledge of the Trade and Consumer sides of the business.
In his spare time Tim is an active part of the local community in Hastings, taking part in most of the town’s events during the Year. He is also a member of the Renegades pyrotechnic display team. He loves to travel and is pictured in Bolivian Andes part of his tour of South America.
Rob Jakeman – Account Manager
Rob has been with BP for 17 years, and after relocating to Norfolk has changed role from Client Services Manager to Account Manager. He firmly believes that the relationship we nurture with our clients is the key building block to all we do and achieve.
Outside of work he is a dab hand at DIY, managing to rebuild 2 houses from top to bottom! A bit different from the holiday rep, DJ and ski guide that he used to be….a long time ago, but never forgotten!
Richard Wallace – Account Manager
After two years as part of the Sales Team, Richard returned to the Client Services team in 2019, which he originally joined ten years prior when starting with BP Travel Marketing in November 1999. He has built great relationships with BP’s clients and strives to deliver a high level of service. His experience of the BP services and understanding of the Travel Industry will make sure that the right service is used for the maximum effect.
Outside of BP Richard is a Youth Worker for KCC and a Leader for the DofE award. For leisure he enjoys karate and weight lifting.
Tomas Kofron – Account Manager
Tomas joined BP in autumn 2007 as a temp and has worked his way up over the years into the Account Manager role. Tomas comes from a customer service background and has amongst other degrees a master’s degree in Business with a minor in Marketing that he obtained during his 10 year stay in the United States.
Tomas enjoys travelling, hiking, skiing, and playing tennis.
Judith Crump – Account Manager
Judith has been with BP for 20 years, starting in the call centre and working her way up to Account Manager which she has been doing for 7 years.
In her spare time she loves spending time with her family, and is kept busy by her two grandchildren. Judith’s favourite holiday destination is Australia where she visits family from time to time and enjoys racing around on a jet ski.
Adrian Worsley – Account Manager
Adrian joined BP in 2012 starting in the call centre, working his way up through departments to an account manager role. Adrian previously worked in retail with customer service while staying at and attending university, graduating with a degree in business studies.
Adrian enjoys spending quality time with his fiancé and daughter, as well as keeping active by playing football and golf in his spare time.
Hayley Dutfield – Account Manager
Hayley joined BP in June 2017, bringing along 13+ years experience in the printing industry. Hayley loves to travel, with Spain being her favourite holiday destination. Memorable trips have been driving the Great Ocean Road in South Australia and Skidooing in Sweden.
She loves to cook Japanese food and is currently learning Spanish too.
Nikki Myers – Account Executive
Nikki re-joined BP in October 2017, having previously worked in Client Services as an Account Manager from 1997 until 2007. Nikki loves holidaying with her family in both the UK and abroad. Her favourite destinations include Lyme Regis in Dorset and Haraki on Rhodes.
When she’s not travelling, she enjoys baking , going to the cinema and taking long walks along the coast.