Stephen joined the company, which his grandfather founded, straight from school and has worked in practically every part of the company since. He is now Managing Director and oversees the running of the company and planning its future direction. He is proud to work in his family business and serve the needs of the local area and businesses for the last 50 years. Outside work, he enjoys playing football and riding motorbikes.
As Contracts Manager, Neil is responsible for the day to day organisation of works. This includes ordering materials and co-ordinating teams and plant. Neil also manages all forward planning of work. Neil has worked for Cheltenham Surfacing for nearly 22 years and he previously held the position of Assistant Contracts Manager. His favourite part of the job is seeing projects go to plan and a satisfied customer at the end of the day.
Before joining Cheltenham Surfacing, Neil worked for Monk Civil Engineering and began his working career with a small local groundworker. Outside of work, Neil's hobbies include fishing and scuba diving.
Chartered Quantity Surveyor/Senior Estimator
Peter has worked for Cheltenham Surfacing since 2011 compiling specifications and quotations to meet Customer requirements on a large variety of projects for commercial, local government, agricultural and domestic customers. He has very wide experience across all sectors of the construction industry having worked for building contractors, professional quantity surveyors and project managers and various government organisations.
Peter enjoys meeting the company’s wide variety of customers around the country and enjoys many outdoor pursuits including mountain biking, radio control flying and fishing.
Sales and Estimating Manager
Steve joined Cheltenham Surfacing in 2015 to strengthen the sales and estimating team and develop future business. He brings a wealth of commercial experience from an engineering background providing communications infrastructure solutions to broadcast, telecommunications, air traffic control and defence sectors.
An ex-local league footballer and keen Arsenal supporter Steve has become an enthusiastic park runner taking part in 5K events around the county. Steve takes a deep interest in the local live music scene, following a number of bands, and has an extensive Vinyl/CD library.
Mike rejoined Cheltenham Surfacing Ltd in September 2015 having previously been with the company from 1970 - 1982. In 1983 he formed his own civil engineering company, which he ran until semi-retiring in 2013.
He played soccer for Gloucester City in the Southern League at the age of 16 and later in life played prop for Cinderford from 1969 to 1974. His other outdoor interests are in playing golf badly and coarse fishing, which includes many trips to the Emerald Isle.
Customer Service Administrator
Michelle has worked for Cheltenham Surfacing for over 5 years. Before that she worked for the Gloucestershire accountancy firm, Randall & Payne. Michelle's role includes reception duties, administration and customer service. Her favourite part of the job is the friendly atmosphere - though she jokes that it can be hard being the only female in the business at times.
In her spare time, Michelle enjoys sewing, knitting and watching her son play for the Cheltenham Town Under 16 team.
Receptionist / Sales Support
The newest member of the team who joined the firm in the Summer of 2017 and works alongside Michelle Purcell in Administration. Before joining she worked in Customer Service based roles and finds Cheltenham Surfacing a friendly Company to work for, also helped by the fact that her Father and Partner also work in the same environment.
Kayley is due to get married next year so all of her spare time is taken up preparing for the big day. In her spare time she is keen on sports and the gym and her favourite football team is Chelsea.