Meet the BAM Team!

Meet the talented individuals that collectively form the passionate and dynamic team here at BAM

Tim Bodenham

Tim Bodenham

Managing Director

The founder of BAM. When Tim isn't helping brands navigate through the world of student marketing or leading the good ship BAM, you will probably find him enjoying activities which involves speed or time with his family.

Ian Pain

Ian Pain

Director

Ian leads our business development team and is responsible for managing relationships with our clients. With two young children he doesn’t get much spare time, but when he does he manages to fill it with running marathons! His aim it to break the 4 hour mark – it makes us tired just thinking about it!

Kirsty Pritchard

Kirsty Pritchard

Assistant Director

A former ballroom dancer, Kirsty is now the support behind our Managing Director. When she isn’t organising everyone at BAM, she loves to cook and has become a keen pool player since the arrival of our pool table here at HQ!

Ben Bestford

Ben Bestford

Director

Ben helps lead our Media Partnership team along with managing relationships with our media suppliers. He also works with national brands to demonstrate the value of the student market producing results driven campaigns. Ben is a charismatic chap who has has a passion for running, skiing and cooking. He has also skied the longest black run in Europe (which sounds terrifying to us),

Mark Hodge

Mark Hodge

Business Development Manager

Mark works closely with his portfolio of clients to plan and execute their campaigns. He went to university not once but twice, most recently at the University of Gloucestershire. His hobbies include cooking and running. We know for a fact he makes amazing pulled pork!

Vicki Hall

Vicki Summersby

Finance Manager

Vicki is our spreadsheet loving Finance Manager, bringing with her over 10 years worth of numbers experience. A keen cheerleader with a soft spot for giraffes, Vicki also swears by sardines on toast! Who are we to judge?

Chantelle Wise

Chantelle Wise

Staffing Manager

With over 15 years experience in experiential, creating, managing and staffing campaigns, Chantelle leads the staffing arm of BAM. A graduate of Drama and Performance at Worcestershire University, however these days she finds herself busy running around and looking after Honey, her faithful French Bulldog (our destroyer of stress ball and office companion).

Gabrielle Cribb

Gabrielle Cribb

Assistant Staffing Manager

Gabrielle is an integral part of the staffing team in BAM. Her 6 years experience managing promotional teams and experience of recruitment equips her with the knowledge of how to deliver exceptional experiential campaigns. Gabrielle is also a keen netball player and supporter of Building Circles charity giving her time to offer friendship to people with learning disabilities.

Jessica Collier

Jessica Collier

TBC

Anna King

Anna King

Executive Assistant

Anna has the role of offering a helping hand to our Director Ian. Anna enjoys live music, singing and dancing in public but is no way a professional.

Jack Hopkins

Jack Hopkins

Staffing Executive

With 8 years as an events manager travelling the country, Jack works in our Staffing Department as our Staffing Executive, recruiting, training and managing our portfolio of quality staff. Father of two girls, Jack is a sports enthusiasts and as a regular TV extra you may just see in him on the box.