About Simon Laxton & Liz Makin
Simon Laxton and Liz Makin set up Nikam & Nomis Limited in 2002 after working together for many years running the Thomas Cook long haul scheduled tour operator, Thomas Cook Holidays. Both Simon and Liz have many years of business knowledge and experience at senior management and director level in the travel industry, most of which has been in scheduled tour operating. Since starting Nikam & Nomis they have worked with a number of different clients both in the UK and overseas.
Simon and Liz have complimentary skills and between them they have extensive knowledge and experience of scheduled tour operating and a very good knowledge of the travel industry. They have a track record of successfully running small and medium sized businesses, with 100% commitment to profit, delivery, quality and customer satisfaction. They both have excellent interpersonal skills and are very well respected by those in the travel industry and outside.
Simon is a motivated, assertive and highly successful Managing Director and Executive Vice President with a track record of developing international businesses, driving forward new products and creating strategies which exploit opportunities and maximise profitability in the UK and overseas. He has worked for international companies including Thomas Cook, Grand Circle and Abercrombie and Kent, as well as being a director of Nikam & Nomis Limited and his recently formed company Anyasi and Laxton Associates Limited. Simon specialises in consultancy, project management and interim management for tour operators and destination management companies based in the UK and overseas. For more detailed information please see Simon's LinkedIn profile.
Liz is a commercial, pragmatic and highly focused senior manager, director, coach and mentor, with extensive knowledge and experience of all aspects of running a business. Liz has worked at senior management and director level, with Price Waterhouse, Thomas Cook and Nikam and Nomis Limited. Liz specialises in supporting travel companies with developing and implementing business strategy and plans, business analysis and business and financial management. Liz also provides personalised executive coaching, business coaching, business mentoring and stress management services to business owners, directors, managers and professionals in many different businesses and business sectors from small and medium sized companies to international organisations, including travel companies. More information can be found at Makin It Happen - Coaching, Mentoring & Stress Management and Liz's LinkedIn profile.
Please call Liz Makin on 01780 765270 or email Liz@nikamandnomis.co.uk
to find out more information or to use any of our services.
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