In a Nutshell with Mike Plested of Chanonry Consulting

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By Janice


Main Focus of the Business
I come from a big company background of Services and Training. Building on this experience Chanonry offers channel strategy, sales enablement, and business development to vendors and resellers.

What do you do now?
I am an enabler – helping IT businesses bridge the gap between vision and execution.

What was your very first job?
Apprentice – but not with Sir Alan. I started with GEC working on military technology.

How did you get into IT?
My dad previously worked for the IT giant GEC Computers and was and still is, interested in communication and electronics. I followed in his footsteps,  so IT has always been in my DNA.

Interesting fact about You?
I love DIY! I like to make things, fix things and love to make things work.

Favourite Place?
Isle of Skye

Dream Car?
Audi R8 or an Aston Martin DB10

Who would you most like to meet and why?
Stephen Hawking – I think he is one of the most inspirational people of our time and I want to learn more about time travel.

Current Aspirations for the business
Develop a fully fledged training business and courses to help technology businesses grow.

Contact Details
Mike's Linkedin profile is

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First published on September 2015
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