In order to provide our exciting and varied creative activities, we have an extensive range of over 13,000 craft products. This way we can guarantee the products we use are high quality, fit for purpose and all have our associated safety documentation.
Our delivering happiness team include:
Elaine Bower – our talented Retail Manager and mummy to Seth.
Richard Murrrell – our organised Warehouse Manager and dad to Oscar and Jacob.
Alan Schauffner – our cheerful warehouse assistant and dad to Ryan.
Together they all ensure the right creative products are available and delivered to the right person, in good condition and on time.
Sara joined The Creation Station family many moons ago as a franchise owner and ran her own very successful franchise. Now Sara helps develop our unique range of session plans, plus helps to support our franchise owners.
Sara always has a crafty project on the go, and if you have a deadline you need to meet, Sara is always on hand to deliver great content and ideas.
We take the support of our growing family of franchise owners very seriously, and were delighted to gain the Best Franchise Marketing Support award.
In addition to regular training, we provide on-going support through one-to-one calls, video conference calls, business reviews, monthly themed conference calls, regional meetings, business booster days and access to tried and tested session plans, as well as the business templates required to provide our high-quality and exceptional customer service.
We do this through our proactive and friendly team of Franchise Support Buddies.
These are some of our top performing franchise owners who help to support our growing network across the UK. They include Emma Theunissen, Nicki Smith, Penny Gilbert, Ruth Morris and Liz Cairns.
Tash joined our team recently as our business administrator apprentice and we are delighted with her energy and support in the business.
Tash has a great creative flair and often helps with some of our creative videos too.
Maggie heads up our franchise awards and helps us find the right people to help inspire the nation's imagination. Maggie also keeps things moving along smoothly here at creative hub.
Maggie's really passionate about anything she puts her mind to, including training to be a football coach when her son's club manager left. Maggie lead her club to the top three in the league. If you've met Maggie you won't be at all surprised by this.
She is always on hand to help to make a positive difference.
Fran is the support and tech queen behind The Creation Station. In this fast paced world Frans approach is to preempt things going wrong and fix them to keep us all safe and secure online. Fran also heads up the franchise support and training and looks after all of us here at Creative Hub.
Fran and Sarah are sisters and in the very early days, Fran worked really hard on the very early websites and tech developments.
Fran's a great person to have not just as your sister (!) but as mentor, coach and hand holder when you need it – and let's face it we all need a bit of help every now and then don't we?
Sarah Cressall is the Founder, Managing Director and Mumma of The Creation Station.
Sarah's drive and passion is to make a difference, inspire imaginations and nurture creativity. Sarah's vision and resilience has earned her many awards including:
Winner Entrepreneur of the Year, Finalist Business Woman Of The Year, Winner Best Woman Franchisor UK and Finalist ‘Extraordinary Woman of the Year’.
Sarah lives in Devon with her husband Duncan and her growing boys Sam, Ollie and Josh. Sarah loves chocolate, cycling, wake boarding, dancing and spending time with friends.