"Barbara helped YCI at a critical point of the programme’s development and growth, by acting as an external challenger and catalyst so as to define, shape and agree a new, ambitious strategy and 5 year growth plan. Her ability to work alongside the team and engage effectively with all our major stakeholders was a vital ingredient."
~ Stephen Farrant, Director of Environment & Market Solutions, Business in the Community
"Barbara is a dynamic communicator, who is highly professional and skilled in a multitude of capabilities including strategic planning, communications, marketing/promotions and administration. Barbara’s passion is for people which includes her concern to help those less fortunate. Barbara has mastered large and small organizations on a global basis."
~ Ed Fuller, former President & Managing Director, Marriott International
"Barbara is a seasoned partnership and relationship builder between all levels of the organisation, as well as across sectors. She inspires confidence, is truly committed and passionate about corporate social responsibility initiatives and community investment. Barbara has a knack for crafting key messages suited to specific audiences and is a very articulate communicator."
~ Alberto Canovas, former Head of Youth Career Initiative
"I’ve worked with Barbara for years as a colleague and then when she consulted for Marriott. It’s a joy to work with her! She’s a CSR pro, and I have great confidence in her ability to adeptly handle any project that comes her way. She’s been a go-to for us for significant efforts including our annual sustainability reporting, which is a very complicated, detailed and intense project and critical to our stakeholder communications."
~ Niki Zoli, Director, Social Responsibility & Community Engagement, Marriott International