Gemma is Social Media Manager at Ordnance Survey. In her 12 years in the business she has been editor of the staff magazine, worked on the Intranet and website and set up many staff and PR events before moving into the Press Office and social media. Away from the office, Gemma loves travelling, watching trashy American TV dramas and adding to her shoe collection.
Melanie is Corporate Communications Manager at Ordnance Survey making sure that our brand reputation is upheld (as much as possible!). She’s worked in various marketing and communication roles during her 12 years at the national mapping agency. Away from work, she enjoys long walks with her dog, bike rides with her kids and curling up in front of the fire with a nice glass of red!
Mike is the Website Owner at Ordnance Survey. In his past life he has worked for Business Link, Lenovo and briefly for a technology sector PR agency. Outside of the day job he is currently studying for an NLP coaching qualification. He enjoys spending time with his young family and when the diary permits, likes to venture into the hills and explore the long-distance footpaths across Hampshire. He admits to being slightly obsessed with LinkedIn.
Sophie is a Web Editor at Ordnance Survey. She’s worked at Ordnance Survey for seven years and in her spare time enjoys decorating novelty cakes, hosting dinner parties, hiking and DIY.
Our Cartographic Design team performs a key role in the organisation, as the authority for cartographic design and development and engaging with internal and external audiences to promote and communicate the value of cartography.
Charley (pictured left) joined Ordnance Survey in 2004 as a cartographer before joining Cartographic Design & Development in 2010 where he enjoys having the ability to exercise his creativity. He is a keen football fan, enjoys films, music and spending time with his family. He is an open source geo-enthusiast and a keen tweeter.
Christopher (pictured right) also joined in 2004 after studying a wide range of disciplines including Oceanography, Engineering, Management and Finance. A lover of holidays, sport and time spent with friends, he has a keen interest in partnering modern technologies with Ordnance Survey’s long tradition of excellence in cartographic design.
Paul (pictured centre) joined Ordnance Survey in 1997 as a cartographer. Trained in cartographic design he was instrumental in helping form Cartographic Design & Development as it is today. He is an avid football fan who enjoys following Southampton FC as well as spending time with his family. Inspired by good design and well-designed maps he also enjoys a good tweet.
See examples of the team’s work on Flickr.