Stuart Homewood – Managing Director
Since 2008 Stuart has been responsible for developing Homewood Leisure from a small swimming pool and hot tub sales and maintenance business, into a company that has grown to now include a wide selection of commercial customers.
Whilst still offering and delivering on our core products and services, Homewood Leisure also delivers on more complex projects and requirements, in the commercial sector.
Stuart’s vision is clear he states:
“provide exceptional service and advice, ensuring that our staff and projects are resourced and developed to meet these standards.”
Committed to social responsibility, Stuart has created a culture that promotes honesty and a high level of integrity, encouraging individual involvement and corporate support for local charities and community groups. Notable mentions include the Hastings Winkle Club, Pett Level Rescue Boat and the local youth football teams.
Gabbie Homewood – Sales and Service Manager
Gabbie is responsible for the customer services that the company offers. From booking your pool or hot tub service, purchases, or just good old fashioned advice, her department is the one you will be dealing with.
She will oversee the purchase process from inception to installation. Once a pool or tub is installed she will visit the customers site and check all is operational and that the installation matches the customers expectations.
Gabbie brings to Homewood Leisure a wealth of retail & business experience earned from working closely with the company since its early days.
Gabbie strives to develop new business relationships delivering products and services, to both residential and commercial customers within the hotel & spa, leisure and holiday park industries.
Phillip Homewood – Service Engineer
Phil previously worked for Plastica, one of the UK’s largest manufacturer of swimming pool and associated products. He has a wealth of knowledge and experience in all aspects of the water leisure industry. What he does not know, is not worth knowing.
Phil designs and builds swimming pools for almost any budget, installing a wide selection of swimming pool products and systems both commercial and domestic, ensuring the design specification is met.
Phil has considerable expertise in the installation of swimming pool liners, from bespoke factory made liners to complex liners that are tailor fitted, some of which are hand welded on site.
His knowledge in not just limited to swimming pools, but also to spas and hot tubs. He can diagnose many problems over the phone or by a short site visit often repairing the problem while still on site.
Michelle Homewood – Sales Administrator
Michelle joined the family business as a part time member of staff in May 2019.
Her duties include tending customers in the showroom, taking initial enquiries for the survey and sales teams and ensuring the premises are kept clean and tidy for our visitors.
Previously Michelle has worked as personal assistant dealing with holiday lettings and worked in the recycling industry. She has her own small business as well as working at Homewood Leisure.
Tony Knight – Hot Tub Service Technican
Tony joined Homewood Leisure in 2020, he has become a familiar face while doing routine servicing, maintenance and upkeep on Swimming Pools and Hot Tubs at client premises.
Before joining Homewood Leisure, Tony worked with various companies doing groundworks and building repairs.
He has gained considerable experience and knowledge on products and servicing in a comparatively short period of time since starting at Homewood Leisure.
For the future, he is looking forward to see what develops in the industry and is keen to further develop his skills. He aims to be at the forefront of the developing technologies and servicing techniques.
Malcolm Torrance – I.T., Marketing, Website and Sales
Having spent some time contracting to Homewood Leisure working on the website, Malcolm joined the company in June 2020.
He continues to work on the website and look after other back office services, such as warranty claims and internal processes that are required for a company to operate. He works closely with Gabbie with the running of Homewood Leisure.
Outside of the company he has interests in music; sings choral and classical; and is studying with the Open University.