Erika Brodnock – Chief Superhero
Mum, Entrepreneur, Energy Psychologist, Philanthropist.
Erika is the founder and CEO of Karisma Kidz. She is an energy psychologist. Having spent 14 years in Education, Parenting and Family Support and Performance Improvement (Six Sigma Black Belt) she decided to follow her passion for working with people at the subconscious level and delve into the world of Energy Work and Psychology.
Dr Amanda Gummer – Super Psychologist specialising in play and parenting
Dr Amanda Gummer is a leading authority on child development, play and parenting and holds PhD in psychology and a Post Graduate Certificate in Higher Education. With nearly twenty years of experience working with families and children, and two young daughters of her own, Amanda has a detailed understanding in this area.
Ruth Edwards – Rockstar Ruth
Ruth has worked within the music industry more than 10 years as a songwriter and Licensing Manager for major music companies, her merchandise and physical product experience include account and project management from initial concept through to completion. Ruth writes, performs and produces the awesome original music and sounds for Karisma Kidz!
Sue Atkins – Parenting Extraordinaire
Sue Atkins is a writer, speaker, broadcaster, parenting coach, and author of bestselling book Parenting Made Easy – How To Raise Happy Children; and the highly acclaimed Parenting Made Easy CDs and Workbooks. Sue regularly appears on the ‘This Morning’ Show on ITV and BBC Breakfast television offering support and advice to parents in a simple practical way!
Mentors & Advisors
Rupert is an entrepreneur with over 20yrs experience of running his own business. He has two trade exits to date both in the retail/apparel space and is currently focused on scaling his latest venture http://www.Miioon.com (in the kids online co-creation space), as well as his NED role, supporting Erika and the ‘Karisma Kidz’.
Nick is a commercial director with significant fast moving consumer goods experience gained in world leading food and non-food companies. Nick currently works for Unilever as Category Strategy and Business Operations Director having previously been Sales Director for Birds Eye as well as holding senior commercial positions with P&G and Gillette.
Chris was co-founder of Origin Products Limited the Inventors and Brand Developers for the Polly Pocket brand, one of the largest girls dolls brands in its day, sold to Mattel in 2007. The Taylor Brothers have been involved in retail, building up a large chain of retail stores and were owners of one of Europe’s leading Music Recording studios with a Digital Media division