ABOUT US

We started Prizeshark back in 2005 with the objective of providing clients in the entertainment industry, with a one-stop shop for the supply of prizes and rewards, partnership opportunities and reduced costs. Since then, we’ve grown our services and built hugely the partnerships and industries we work with. Our team is growing every year and now has more than 50 years of front line experience in everything relating to promotions, incentives & competitions that requires prizes, gifts & rewards.

Our success is built on the desire and passion to deliver excellence at all times to our clients and their customers.  At each touchpoint within our business, from proposals for new briefs, imagery for new campaigns and response time to existing orders, we guarantee you’ll be impressed with level of service from all of the team.  Check out some of our client testimonials!

MEET OUR TEAM

Ian Short
Director
Most surprising experience at work: Unaware my picture was taken at an England football team training day, and then finding that picture used in David Beckham’s autobiography.
Favourite film: Jaws.
Favourite food: Thai/Italian/French/desserts – all of it really.
Best holiday I’ve been on: Taking my boys to Australia and Singapore.
What I like about Prizeshark: I started the company in 2005 probably expecting it to be a one man band consultancy, and its evolved into a lovely business with a wonderful team of people it’s a pleasure to work with.
Something even my colleagues probably don’t know about me: I once posed as a nude life model for my wife's art class.






Peter Andrews
Sales Director
Most surprising experience at work: Sitting next to Lee Dixon (ex Arsenal player) who was still playing football for them at a works Xmas party…..I didn’t work for Arsenal!
Favourite film: Casino – De Niro at his best!
Favourite food: Pizza
Best holiday I’ve been on: Bali on our honeymoon, a stunning place!
What I like about Prizeshark: There really are so many things. If I had to pick one that has always stood out, I’d say it’s the freedom & creativity I was empowered with from my first day. We all have pressures at work, in my role it is sales, to be given the opportunity to develop a customer base in my own time was very powerful, the company never once gave me any targets, they knew I’d set them myself and be desperate to hit them.
Something even my colleagues probably don’t know about me: I once had hair and there are photos to prove it!


Rob Powell
Senior Sales and Development Manager
Most surprising experience at work: When I was running for an appointment and attempted to jump a barrier but completely ripped my trousers beyond repair!
Favourite film: Most Tom Cruise films
Favourite food: Thai
Best holiday I’ve been on: Recent family holiday to France
What I like about Prizeshark: Everyone is welcoming and lovely!
Something even my colleagues probably don’t know about me: Once played and scored at Wembley.














Sarah Turner-Short
Company Secretary
Most surprising experience at work: Being in Labour sending last minute e-mails at 5 am because I am that dedicated people!
Favourite film: lots of good ones err...Raiders - classic
Favourite food: Cake or chocolate or chocolate cake!
Best holiday: I’ve been on Recent trip to Oz with the boys
What I like about Prizeshark: Friendly atmosphere – quite like the boss too!
Something even my colleagues probably don’t know about me: I had a perm once – tell anyone I kill you!! .. oh and I am an international assassin – tell anyone I kill you!











Jo Trill
Account Executive
Most surprising experience at work: Ringing a Gadget Show winner who was so overwhelmed with joy that she couldn’t talk, it was a truly funny experience
Favourite film: The Great Race
Favourite food: Italian
Best holiday I’ve been on: Kefalonia
What I like about Prizeshark: No day is the same, good team, all happy to help – one big happy family, giving prize winners happy memories
Something even my colleagues probably don’t know about me: That I pushed Ian out of a moving car at the age of 5 (on purpose so he claims)
Nicola Higson
Finance Manager
Most surprising experience at work: Jointly winning the Great London Bake Off
Favourite film: Pretty Woman
Favourite food: Curry
Best holiday I’ve been on: Mexico
What I like about Prizeshark: Working with a great team
Something even my colleagues probably don’t know about me: I used to play the cello.






Catherine Oatham
Finance Executive
Most surprising experience at work: Climbing the O2!
Favourite film: Walter Mitty
Favourite food: Chinese
Best holiday I’ve been on: Cuba
What I like about Prizeshark: What’s not to like!? Great colleagues and flexibility
Something even my colleagues probably don’t know about me: I’ve always wanted to learn how to sail.





Clare Ward
HR Manager
Most surprising experience at work: Competing to bake a good Dobos Torte and failing miserably!
Favourite film: The Holiday
Favourite food: Chinese cuisine
Best holiday I’ve been on: Dominican Republic in my 20’s
What I like about Prizeshark: Trust in employees to work hard… and then encouraged to play hard!
Something even my colleagues probably don’t know about me: I was on Saturday Night Takeaway.




Cathy Sophocli
Account Executive
Most surprising experience at work: Finding myself stood at the top of the O2 on a Wednesday morning for a team building day - great fun!
Favourite film: It’s a Wonderful Life
Favourite food: Very rare steak and French fries !
Best holiday I’ve been on: One night in Paris with my other half
What I like about Prizeshark: The family feel to the company, the people, sending out amazing prizes and rewards to customers and the general public and making their day!
Something even my colleagues probably don’t know about me: I am grade 8 violin and piano, but will never play in front of anyone!
Lisa Moore
Account Executive
Most surprising experience at work: Receiving lovely thank you messages from prize winners.
Favourite film: True Romance.
Favourite food: Thai.
Best holiday I’ve been on: Cayman Islands and Lanzarote with the family.
What I like about Prizeshark: The lovely team.
Something even my colleagues probably don’t know about me: I used to dive in Shipwrecks!






Chantel Field
Account Executive
Most surprising experience at work: Going Shopping For High Branded Items Like - Louis Vuitton Bags
Favourite film: Disney - Beauty and the Beast
Favourite food: Spaghetti Bolognaise
Best holiday I’ve been on: Disneyland
What I like about Prizeshark: Friendly and Caring Colleagues Like Family.
Something even my colleagues probably don’t know about me: I Have A Small Talent For POI Spinning And Diablo.


Lynda Collins
Finance Executive
Most surprising experience at work: Seeing the Apache helicopter do a flight display.
Favourite film: Mamma Mia.
Favourite food: Sea Food.
Best holiday I’ve been on: Crete.
What I like about Prizeshark: The great team!
Something even my colleagues probably don’t know about me: I worked on Boeing's first fly-by-wire airliner, the 777.







Jenny Stone
Account Executive
Most surprising experience at work:Winning a trip to Hong Kong.
Favourite film: Anything with Tom Cruise in it 😊
Favourite food: My Mum’s Roast Dinner.
Best holiday I’ve been on: There have been a few…… Florida, New York, California, Mauritius, Barbados and Hong Kong – all for very different reasons but loved each one of them!
What I like about Prizeshark: What’s not to like? It’s a fab company to work for with a great friendly team and no two days are the same!
Something even my colleagues probably don’t know about me: I support Millwall.
Collette Ann Preston-Reeves
Sales & Business Development
Most surprising experience at work: Not sure I’ve been here long enough to comment?!
Favourite film: Moulin Rouge
Favourite food: Tai Green Curry
Best holiday I’ve been on: NYC
What I like about Prizeshark: Everyone is approachable and so genuine, really nice environment to work with.
Something even my colleagues probably don’t know about me: I’m a sporty mum of 3 and very competitive.




Tess Devonshire
Account Executive
Most surprising experience at work: Toadfish from neighbours running through the office singing the neighbours theme tune.
Favourite film: Love Actually.
Favourite food: Japanese. Best holiday I’ve been on: My honeymoon in Mexico.
What I like about Prizeshark: Finding a new friend in my Work Wife Cathy!
Something even my colleagues probably don’t know about me: I love Jane McDonald (and have no shame about it).




Lisa Jones
PR Consultant
Most surprising experience at work: Going into labour with my third child.
Favourite film: Wizard of Oz.
Favourite food: Thai.
Best holiday I've been on: Maldives
What I like about Prizeshark: Everyone that's part of the team.
Something even my colleagues probably don't know about me: I can do the splits and touch my nose with my tongue.