Meet the Team
- Jenny BlancFounder, Managing Director and DesignerJenny BlancFounder, Managing Director and Designer
Jenny divides her time between the UK and Caribbean, working closely with the design team on all interior design projects. As Creative Director, she oversees all development within the company and regularly attends leading industry trade shows to source new pieces of furniture and home accessories for the two showrooms. Jenny’s eye for detail combined with her natural talent for interior design has resulted in a unique collection of own-brand furniture and lifestyle accessories.
- Emma BlancCaribbean Director and DesignerEmma BlancCaribbean Director and Designer
Emma oversees all aspects of the company’s business in the Caribbean and works closely with Jenny and the London office; and alongside the running of the Barbados showroom, Emma is the lead interior designer responsible for the development and delivery of all Caribbean design projects.
- Chrissie MarshallUK Showroom DirectorChrissie MarshallUK Showroom Director
As well as managing the day-to-day running of the UK showroom, Chrissie delivers the Just Rooms design service for the UK, helping clients transform their homes one room at a time. All clients at the UK showroom, who regularly seek her assistance when choosing furniture and fabrics for their homes, value Chrissie’s many years of interior design experience and expertise.
- Chloe MullaneyHead of Communictions & Online SalesChloe MullaneyHead of Communictions & Online Sales
Chloe works in close collaboration with Jenny and the Directors to develop and deliver all aspects of the company’s communications. Chloe is currently working with Jenny to bring the Jenny Blanc shopping experience worldwide via a specially created Online Boutique – due to launch in 2019! Chloe also creates all new content for the website, blog and social media channels and is the point of contact for all PR and marketing enquiries.
- Sabrina JardineDesign Assistant Showroom Manager - BarbadosSabrina JardineDesign Assistant Showroom Manager - Barbados
Sabrina is responsible for the day-to-day running of the Barbados Showroom and client liaison. Having trained as an interior designer in Canada, Sabrina provides valuable assistance working alongside Emma and Jenny on all aspects of the Design Showroom and on Interior Design projects in Barbados and the Caribbean. Qualified in AutoCAD, Sabrina also brings a technical skill-set to her role which she uses to create floor plans and elevations, allowing our clients to visualise exactly how their home will look.
- Yolanda HaynesAdministration Manager & PA - BarbadosYolanda HaynesAdministration Manager & PA - Barbados
Based in Barbados, Yolanda works closely with Emma Blanc playing a key role in the management and administration of the Barbados office and showroom. Yolanda’s expertise at using our Retail Management Software is instrumental to the smooth running of the company ensuring that stock inventories, suppliers details and client records are kept up to date at all times. Yolanda also provides support with the management of the Barbados bookkeeping making her a highly valued member of the Jenny Blanc team.
- Mavis Mawell-DonkorDesign Administrator & PA to Jenny BlancMavis Mawell-DonkorDesign Administrator & PA to Jenny Blanc
Mavis brings years of experience in PR and marketing for the Fashion industry to her role as Design Administrator and PA to Jenny Blanc. As Design Administrator Mavis provides invaluable support the London design team, liaising with suppliers and managing sample requests as well as maintaining our extensive library of supplier catalogues. As Jenny Blanc’s PA, Mavis coordinates Jenny’s diary to ensure the smooth running of the London office on a day-to-day basis as well as leading on all administrative tasks.
- Nicole AntarSenior Interior DesignerNicole AntarSenior Interior Designer
Nicole’s diverse background in Interior Design, e-commerce and retail for the Interior Design industry make her a dynamic addition to the design team. Drawing on her breadth of experience in both Dubai and the United Kingdom, Nicole ensures the smooth running of the London design studio on a day-to-day basis and is responsible for the mentoring and development of more junior members of the design team. Nicole’s passion for textiles and colour gives her work tremendous energy, allowing her to confidently bring to life Jenny’s creative vision.
- Emma McGachyAccounts ManagerEmma McGachyAccounts Manager
Emma is a vital member of the London team, ensuring the smooth delivery of design projects and managing the finances for the company on a day-to-day basis. Having worked for both large scale and smaller, family run businesses in the past, Emma joined Jenny Blanc in 2019 at an exciting point during the companies growth and development.
- Delena CassarDesign AssistantDelena CassarDesign Assistant
Having completed her university degree in Interior Architecture & Design at Arts University Bournemouth in 2017, Delena began her career at Design Centre Chelsea Harbour where she discovered her passion for fabrics whilst working as a Showroom Assistant to one of London’s biggest fabric houses. Delena assists with all design projects at Jenny Blanc and creates and edits all technical drawing using AutoCAD.