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.

Nikki Spratley

Nikki Spratley

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.

Kim Mead

Kim Mead

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.

Sally Ottewell

Sally Ottewell

Gym & Spa Consultant

Sally has recently joined the Gym & Spa team and has over 10 years’ experience in sales. She has been working within the communications industry for 12 years and made the move to motive8 because of her love for all things fitness. She enjoys being active and has practiced yoga since being a teenager, qualifying to teach it in 2014. Alongside this, she also regularly weight trains and enjoys boxing and jogging – as well as long walks with her beloved dog, too!

Grant Charles

Grant Charles

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.

Ashley Wright

Ashley Wright

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.