Key Media Contacts
Stephen Hanton, CEO (Commercial)
Tel: 0117 970 6999
Stephen joined SACO in 2013 to lead SACO through its next period of growth and development. He was well placed to do this with significant knowledge and experience gained from managing and working in a number of global hospitality companies.
Most recently Managing Director at Bridge Street EMEA serviced apartments for 14 years, prior to that at Hyde Park Residence (where he reported into no less than Al-Fayed), Holiday Inn and Marriott hotels.
With a passion for all things “sport” (especially Everton FC), Stephen loves to draw on sporting analogies to bring the SACO team on the journey and understand the business.
Stephen is most often found not behind his desk but out with the SACO teams immersed in the business.
Jo Redman, Marketing Director
Tel: 0117 970 6999
Jo Redman joined SACO in 2004 after 11 years in the travel and telecommunications industry leading teams of people to deliver sales results with a strong emphasis on providing exceptional customer service. In recent years Jo has provided the strategic direction and management to take the company’s marketing capability and SACO brand forward, with a strong emphasis on bringing the brand to life through SACO teams and people.
Jo is also an Engage for Success (EFS) Ambassador. EFS is a movement committed to the idea that there is a better way to work and a better way to enable personal growth, organisational growth and ultimately growth for Britain by releasing more of the capability and potential of people at work.
It’s all about the people – could be Jo’s mantra
Ben Harper, Sales Director
Tel: 0845 122 0405
Ben joined SACO in 2013, bringing a wealth of experience from working in senior sales positions across the travel and serviced apartment sectors, including Go Native (serviced apartment provider), Eurostar and British Airways.
Ben leads all the SACO sales activity (Business Development, Key Account Management, Online distribution and reservations) – driving the teams to deliver commercial growth through a balance of tactical and strategic initiatives.
Ben is an eloquent speaker on the subject of serviced apartments – based on his knowledge, commercial approach and ability to cut to the chase and not mince his words.
Some recent press coverage about SACO:
- The Telegraph
- Property Magazine
- The Hat Logic
- Hotel Analyst
- The Caterer
- Manchester Evening News
- Style Speaks Louder Than Words
...And our new brand, Locke by SACO: