Meet the Signature Gifts Family

Meet The Bosses

Kevin Spindler

Kevin founded Signature Gifts back in 2003 with Mike Herbert. Under his stewardship, the business has grown from strength to strength and is now the UK's leading supplier of personalised gifts.

Meet The Design Team

Tim Porter

Creative Director
Skilled in creative graphic design & illustration, Tim joined Signature in 2008. He plays the lead role in the development of original products from concept to completion, working with brands such as Disney, Beatrix Potter, Thomas the Tank Engine, Marvel, The Mirror & The Beano

Sam Matthews

Graphic Designer & Illustrator
Sam is one of the designers at Signature Gifts and has been with the company since May 2013. Focussing at first on product images and trade catalogues, he soon became a part of the product development process, specialising in illustrating and designing children’s books. Sam has worked with many licenses over his time at the company such as Disney, Beano and Beatrix Potter, and has also illustrated several original books that have gone on to be very successful.

Adam Ginger

Junior Graphic Designer
Adam joined Signature Gifts in 2017 working in customer services. During this time he showed a passion for illustration and design and was offered a Junior Designer role in January 2018. He is especially proud of his first fully illustrated children's book ‘A day at the Farm’. He still can’t quite believe that he gets to ‘colour in’ for a living.

Meet The Trade Marketing Team

David Morris

Trade Marketing Manager
David joined in 2015 and became a member of the Key Accounts team. In 2017, David moved to the Trade Marketing team as a Copywriter, utilising his university degree of creative writing. He has been fortunate enough to work on several books, including licensed material from Disney and Marvel. David hails from Redditch, Worcestershire, and is a huge Aston Villa fan, but we don’t hold that against him.

Olivia Hayward

Purchasing Executive
Olivia joined Signature in 2015 as a member of the Customer Service team. After 7 months, Olivia moved onto the Buying team for our Retail Sites. This experience and knowledge has been crucial in her latest role within the Trade Marketing Team, a position she progressed to in March 2018. Olivia is a self-confessed foodie. Give her a minute to chat food and she will take an hour.

Peter Druce

Technical Director
Peter Druce is the elder statesman of the Signature Family. One of the founding fathers you may say. He prides himself on quality and efficient production and a knowledge for the latest in print technology. A real connoisseur of paper quality. In his spare time Peter is a dog owner and spends his summers at his French Chateaux in a state of Wine and Cheese heaven.

Gyorgyi Kompar

Photographer & Graphic Designer
Gyorgyi joined the company in 2014, initially in the production facility. Her exceptional photography skills were put to good use when she moved to the head office as a photographer and graphic designer. Gyorgyi is a perfectionist and ensures every image of our products are to the highest standard possible.

Meet The Office Manager

Amrita Pearce

Sales Executive & HR Manager
Amrita joined Signature Gifts in 2010. During her time here she has had many roles. Currently, Amrita looks after the trade accounts and is also Office Manager, looking after Kevin in the process! In Amrita’s spare time she likes to go on holiday and to concerts, she also likes to watch X-Men and Marvel films plus anything featuring Harrison Ford! Amrita is also an avid Arsenal fan.

Meet The Customer Services Team

James Paton

Customer Services Manager
James joined the company in 2010 and is a valued member of the team. He is always the first to arrive and the last to leave, with a high work ethic that ensures all work is complete to the best of his ability. He is very open to comments, suggestions and demands whilst offering team bonding activities outside of work to ensure good team relations. When James is in his happy place, we all reap in his joyous mood therefore we do try to keep him happy at all times!!

Julie Timberlake

Key Accounts Handler
Whilst being the quietest member of the team, Julie does surprise her team mates with her funny and witty comments. She is extremely precise in her job role and also very calm and collective as a whole. Also known to the office as the “milk lady” she also provides everyone with a little sweet treat here and there.

Yvette Kane

Customer Services Agent
Yvette is one of the longest serving staff with the company. She is a very bubbly and lively member of the Customer Service Team who is dedicated and always puts the customer first. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends socialising, but also has a passion for ordering from various websites - meaning she is keeping many courier companies in business!

Sandra Whittaker

Customer Services Agent
Affectionately known as Mrs Christmas, Sandra has been with the company since 2015. She is well suited to her customer service role with her infectious personality that brightens any room she walks into. Sandra enjoys nights out with her friends with the odd glass or two of prosecco! She has a wonderfully friendly disposition and her infectious and easy to get along manner makes her a valuable asset to the team.

Laura Batcheler

Customer Services Agent

Meet The IT Team

Richard Cross

IT Manager
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