Born in Cambridgeshire, James has spent much of his life moving around England, He moved to this area in 2006 to be closer to family. He has previously run a company in the photographic and publishing sector for 15 years, which gave him the opportunity to travel to 25 different countries. Now with Winkworth Southbourne, he has been in local Estate Agency since 2007 having cut his teeth in difficult market conditions, thereby learning agency the hard way. He joined local independent Hearnes in 2010, became Branch Manager in 2013. Having married Abi in 2012 they now have two daughters Jasmine and Azalea. If not in the garden with his daughters James can be found either playing Golf or following his beloved Tottenham and Middlesex Cricket Club.
Having grown up abroad, Lori moved to England and has been settled in Southbourne since 1993. She was a golf professional for 8 years before embarking on her career as an estate agent. In 2004 she joined the team at Hearnes where she has enjoyed the last 16 years, learning all aspects of the industry and working through various market conditions. Having spent 25 years living in Southbourne it is an area she is hugely passionate about, she has two teenage children who attended the local St James primary school. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her family, cooking and going on cruises!
Ariana has a background within the estate agency sector having trained at a national corporate firm & then worked her way up within a well-known local estate agent. After spending a year travelling in Australia, she gained some valuable life experiences and we are fortunate to have Ariana join the company. Ariana prides herself on extremely high standards across all parts of the industry and has a real drive for achieving the best for her clients. Within her free time Ariana enjoys spending time with her family, beach walks, cooking and yoga.
Sarah has recently joined the world of estate agency after having worked in the travel industry for the last 10 years, delivering outstanding customer service from business travel through to adventure. Sarah was born in Northampton and spent her childhood in Kent. She developed a passion for travel whilst at university leading to a gap year placement in New Zealand. Sarah has now settled in Southbourne as she loves being near the beach. She is an adrenalin junkie and in her spare time enjoys trekking and weightlifting. Her next challenge is wing walking!!!
Rachel joined us in Autumn last year, after relocating from Barbados to Bournemouth. She brings over 15 years’ experience in the luxury real estate industry. Her passion for home design and decor led her into real estate. Rachel studied in Rome, Italy and Caracas, Venezuela where she learned to speak Italian and Spanish fluently and enjoys meeting new people across the cultures. In her time off she spends quality time with her family and friends and getting active outdoors.
Alan has been working in the industry for over 30 years starting his career in Hertfordshire before moving to Bournemouth with his family in 2005 where he joined a local independent agency. Over the years he has gained a wealth of knowledge and experience across all areas of the business. Prior to becoming an estate agent he was a water-skiing instructor in the south of France and speaks fluent French. He has a passion for music and motorbikes and spends his free time enjoying walks in the country with his children and dogs.
Aimee joined our team in July. After living in the Midlands whilst working as cabin crew she relocated to Southbourne 12 years ago to pursue her passion for photography. She worked as a wedding photographer for many years but has always had a passion for property. She lives with her husband and daughter who attends a local primary school. She enjoys spending time with her family and beach walks with her beloved dog Barney.