TONIC IS A GROWING TEAM OF INDUSTRY PROFESSIONALS
with SPECIALIST DISCIPLINES WHO WORK TOGETHER
TO PROVIDE INNOVATIVE SOLUTIONS.

DUNCAN ACKERY

A specialist in enhancing business reputation and strategic assessment. Has supported high end hotels, restaurant, and retail outlets Worked with galleries, theatres and museums on financial planning and delivery.

JAckie James

Has worked in the catering sector for many years. For five years, a GM at Tate Modern. Has since opened and run her own successful restaurant and retail outlets. Particular expertise is in training in both the catering and retail sectors.

ROSANA SUAREZ

With over twenty years’ experience in the hospitality sectors. In addition to a wealth of operational experience, brings excellent organisational skills to Project Management, from the initial research to managing the critical path.


ASSOCIATES

MANDY SHERLIKER

Design Consultant
Mandy leads Sherliker Design from her offices in Central London. Her experience in design for the hospitality industry ranges from working with a single high profile chef to creating identities for international hotels, bars and restaurants. Mandy can bring her expertise in at the development stage of a new project to help shape the look and feel from the outset, establishing the visual identity, and designing material with consistent brand communication across all media. Her focus on detail and creativity supports the client from the naming of the outlet, designing the logo and the supporting graphics, through to assisting with the interior decoration and the finishing aspects of the space.

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MEG MORRISON

Meg has experience in delivering restaurant, retail and pop-ups. This includes concept development, project delivery and sales strategies. Has extensive experience in menu development.

Keith Winton

Catering Design Consultant
Keith is an Associate of Tonic, offering back-of-house design expertise. Tonic and Keith have worked together on scores of projects including: Royal Festival Hall, Honourable Society of Lincoln’s Inn, Value Retail, Old Vic Theatre, Royal Horticultural Society, ICA, Science Gallery London.

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Frances Croxford

Retail Design Consultant
Founder of the Seeking State with over 20 years’ in the cultural, heritage and education sectors. Frances spent 10 years’ as a Product Developer at Tate Enterprises translating the brand into financial and emotional benefit for Tate and 10 years’ as a Managing Director of an International Branding Consultancy before stablishing The Seeking State.

theseekingstate.com

Alaska May

Senior HR Adviser
Alaska May is a strategic and pragmatic global HR business partner with a 25 year record of building brand equity, organisational capabilities, staff engagement and business performance in both fast growth emerging markets and more mature low growth markets. She is a proven deliverer at multi jurisdiction HR environments and international perspective at operational and strategic level with a track record of achievement and success in managing people and resources to achieve business objectives and profitability targets.