We have a gang of incredibly passionate, fun and hard working people here that Thomas the Caterer:

Here are the bio’s of the permanent staff here at Thomas Towers:

 

What is his job?

Thomas is the director-owner-creator of Thomas the caterer he’s an ambassador of awesome and makes sure that the food is delicious the customer service is on top form and the smiles keep coming! He’s is the creative behind the brand. All you see is his vision.

What does he like to do?

Tom as he is known to his family and friends loves to spend quality time with his family he has two sons AND twin girls and a beautiful wife (can you tell tom wrote this) he enjoys playing golf when he gets day off and walking his dog amongst other things such as eating at lovely restaurants getting inspired and reading.

What are his passions?

Family, Food & Music, Tom loves to visit venues around the country listening his favourite band The Cat Empire live!

Bucket list?

Visit colorado in the summer, meet Liam Gallagher, return to Australia oh! Get a table tennis table for the summer evenings and fun!

Top wedding planning tip

Prepare for the over whelm “everyone will want to help you prep for the big day so the day before get a good plan together and delegate carefully”.

Favorite quote.

“If you can dream it you can do it, always remember this whole thing started with a dream and a mouse” – Walt Disney

and

“I can accept failure, everyone fails at something. But I can’t accept not trying.”
– Michael Jordan

What’s his job?

Head chef, my role involves creating lots of exciting and wonderful food for people on their wedding day. I also work with brides, grooms and Tom to bring every possible aspect of their idea of a perfect wedding meal to life

What does he like to do?

I love spending time with my wife and two girls. I love wasting time experimenting with new food ideas and ingredients and eating out in the most interesting places I can find. I like to keep fit and partake in a bit of diy.

What are his passions?

My passions are my family, music, food, food and food. I eat, sleep and breathe all types of food and love discovering new things

What’s on his Bucket List?

I would love to have the time (and the money) to visit and eat at some of the best restaurants in the world, top of the list being Alinea

Top wedding planning tip?

Have a few good people around you to help with small tasks to help you focus on the bigger picture and people who will help you stick to YOUR vision of the perfect day

Joe’s favourite Quote

Not sure who said it but I always liked ‘Do today what the next man won’t do so you can do tomorrow what the next man can’t’

What is her job?

Customer Service Manager – chatting to lovely brides and grooms, creating quotes, answering queries, writing blogs and newsletters, arranging tasting events and basically being the office ninja.

What does she like to do?

Yoga, Clubbercise, play with my kids, head back home to Cumbria and spend time in the Lakes or even better, travel to Ibiza and chill on a beach with a cocktail and a Harlan Corben novel

What are her passions?

My husband Ant and my gorgeous kids Alara and Brodie

Reading crime novels and writing (I’m really proud to have co written our Definitive Guide to Planning a Wedding)

Spending time with friends and family, travelling, days out with the kids, eating out and drinking really nice wine

Bucket list?

Travel to the Canadian Lakes, San Francisco and Argentina. Write a novel. Plan boho beach weddings in Ibiza

Top wedding planning tip

Each write down your priority list with what is most to least important to you. Write your lists separately and then compare, you can then agree what’s an absolute deal breaker and what’s merely a nice to have when it comes to allocating budget.

Favorite quote.

“One day you will realize that material things mean nothing. All that matters is the well-being of the people you love in your life”. Leon Brown

What is his job?

Operations Manager – I make sure we have everything needed to make each wedding perfect, including our awesome front of house staff. I’m also there on the day to make sure everything goes as you have planned.

What does he like to do?

Play pool/snooker, watch films/TV shows, play with my nephew

What are his passions?

Football (and some would say organisation)

Top wedding planning tip

Create to-do-lists and ask for one from your suppliers (i.e. what they need from you). Also create one for setting up your venue, usually with lots of people helping you can lose track of what needs to be done.

Bucket list:

Watch Leicester win the Premier League … oh wait … visit the new 7 wonders of the world (I’m on 1 out of 7)

Favorite quote.

Everyone is a genius. But if you judge a fish on its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing it is stupid. Albert Einstein

What’s her job?

Account manager

What does she like to do?

Work hard but also see below….

What are her passions ?

Family, friends & animals not necessarily in that order! DIY & decorating love all things Orla kiely. skiing badly, reading trashy books in the sun (home or away),

Bucket List

Less DIY & decorating

More bad skiing

More reading trashy books in the sun (away)

Owning a little coffee shop by sea/my friend wants a juice bar next door

Iceland northern lights & blue lagoon spa

Top wedding planning tip

I’ve seen lots of weddings planned like a milatary operation to perfection… the most special I’ve seen was the complete opposite it even thundered and rained but it was perfect in every way.

Make the day for you and not for everyone else!

Favorite Quote

Some days I amaze myself and some days  I put my keys in the fridge!

What is his job?

Sous chef Keeping Thomas & Joe on their toes!

What does he like to do?

Working in the garden, cycling on my bike and listens to music.

What are his passions?

FOOD OF COURSE, TRAVEL, MUSIC

Top wedding planning tip

PLAN FOR THE WORST THEN NOTHING WILL BE A PROBLEM

Bucket list:

VIST TO AFRICA, ITS THE ONLY CONTINENT I HAVEN’T BEEN TOO AND WHILE I’M THERE A HIKE UP TO THE TOP OF KILIMANJARO.

Favorite quote.

BEFORE YOU JUDGE A PERSON WALK A MILE IN THEIR SHOES!

What is her job?

She keeps Thomas Towers clean and tidy including all the pots pans plates and Thomas’ desk!

What does she like to do?

Walking, Spending time with the family and reading

What are her passions?

My family and Grandchildren.

Bucket list?

– Live by the seaside

– Visit the pyramids in Egypt

– Own a monkey

– Own a Shetland pony

– Go on a cruise. 

Top wedding planning tip

Plan well in advance and make sure its how you want and not how other people want

Favorite quote.

No matter how serious life gets, you still gotta have that one person you can be completely stupid with.

 What is her job?

Front of house manager

What does she like to do?

Music festivals, Street food festivals…

But above all, they wouldn’t be the same without spending time with my wonderful family.

What are her passions?

A good bottle of plonk. Bargain hunting.

 Top wedding planning tip?

Trust your heart.

Favorite quote.

“You’re only good as your day off” -Lisa Byrn

 

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