Welcome to motive8
motive8 has invested and expanded the management team to ensure service excellence is consistently achieved. From concept to completion, our experienced team can design, supply, install, maintain and manage your facility.
Our Gym & Spa managers conduct regular Service Review meetings to discuss performance in accordance with our commitment to continuous improvement and our ISO9001:2008 accreditation. They demonstrate an exceptional level of care and commitment to our clients.
With our resource of qualified personal trainers, rehab and massage therapists, swimming pool operatives and maintenance staff, motive8 can fully staff your facility as well as manage the day-to-day running of all the equipment. Our attentive staff will man reception, deliver personal training or massage sessions and deal with any maintenance issues as they arise ensuring the smooth and effective running of your facility.
Head of Gym & Spa
Nikki has been working within the gym and spa department since motive8 moved into the residential sector and brings with her a wealth of knowledge and experience.
Nikki has always worked within the fitness industry, starting out as an instructor and personal trainer. Now head of the entire Gym & Spa department, Nikki runs a cluster of residential Gym & Spa facilities, overseeing a team of 18 consisting of Supervisors, Spa Operatives and Massage Therapists ensuring that the highest level of customer service is delivered at all times.
Outside of the Spa, Nikki enjoys time in the pool training and spending time with family and friends.
Gym & Spa Design
Kim's career began in the property industry, where she spent a number of years working for both estate agents and developers, giving her a broad spectrum of experience and knowledge of how the industry functions.
Kim has worked alongside Nick for the past 11 years and transforms his ideas & designs into 3D visuals and 2D floor layouts via CAD & Visio in line with the architect’s requirements. She brings together all project documentation including equipment specifications, quotes & project drawings. Once finalised and agreed, Kim procures all the required equipment.
In her spare time, Kim loves playing tennis, cooking and travelling.
Gym & Spa Consultant
Sally has over 10 years’ experience in sales. She has worked within the communications industry for 12 years and made the move to motive8 because of her love for all things fitness.
Sally is passionate about gym and spa design and takes pride in each individual project, whether that be residential, corporate, commercial or within the hotel market. She consults, designs layouts and provides product advice on schemes nationwide with a range of developers, designers, project managers and private clients.
She enjoys being active, is a regular gym goer and has practiced yoga since being a teenager, qualifying to teach it in 2014.
Gym & Spa Area Manager
Grant has worked for motive8 for 6 years, starting as an operative, working his way up to Area Manager.
Grant oversees five Gym and Spa sites within the motive8 portfolio, locations varying from North to West London. Within these 5 sites Grant currently manages a total of 28 employees, consisting of site managers, duty managers, Personal Trainers and Massage Therapists. Ensuring that the teams buy into creating and maintaining high standards, ensures that our residents feel that the Gym and Spa is an extension of their home. Maintaining relationships with clients is paramount, so regular meetings with Estate Managers take place to assess the overall performance of each site.
Outside of work Grant maintains a strict training regimen, promoting health and wellness. As well as regular training Grant enjoys travelling, reading and socialising.
Gym & Spa Area Manager
Ashley moved back to the UK after working as a singer in production shows around Europe. Starting in the fitness industry as a Personal Trainer, Ashley moved into management and now oversees the running of several of motive8’s fully managed gym & spa contracts. Ashley deals with the day-to-day operations of these sites whilst ensuring a high standard of service is met for the residents and motive8's clients.
Away from work, Ashley still teaches spin classes at a number of gyms across London and enjoys cooking and travelling.
Gym & Spa Area Manager
Josh has worked for motive8 since 2013 after graduating from University of Portsmouth. He has worked his way up through the gym and spa department from Spa Operative, to Supervisor, Manager and now Area Manager. Josh works with the managers he oversees to provide facilities residents can enjoy as an extension to their homes as well as working closely with the estate management companies to ensure the standards at all sites remain high.
Outside of motive8 Josh is a keen on his travelling and adding to a growing list of countries he has visited as well as being passionate about his own fitness and football.
Assistant Design Consultant
Emma has recently joined the Gym and Spa Team, after graduating from the University of Nottingham with a masters in Product Design and Manufacture Engineering.
She is experienced in CAD, creating 3D visuals and has extensive design knowledge, which she’s now using to design gym and spa facilities.
In her spare time Emma enjoys travelling, cooking and spending time with her family and dogs.