Jon Stokes

Engaging with audiences has always been Jonathan’s passion – from his days as an actor in improvisational interactive theatre, to his current work creating and delivering absorbing drama-based business training. His robust style and spontaneity, combined with a dedication for helping professionals fulfil their potential have prompted previous clients to comment;

“Inventive and fearless in his delivery and has an easy manner with the delegates that encourages involvement” – JH

“Jonathan’s natural style helps him to quickly connect with the delegates. He is able to build their trust through his positive nature and good humour… he delivers with confidence and energy.” – CK

“Jon is one of a select few who I wholeheartedly recommend.” – NC

“Jon is a pleasure to work with; professional, open to feedback, generous with ideas and focused on the needs of both the learners and the business and I have no hesitation in recommending him.” – DS

Jonathan has over twenty years of facilitation experience, initially working with young people in Theatre in Education, before devoting his energy to Business/Management Training in the last fifteen years or so. He has delivered Customer Excellence, Performance Management, Leadership Skills, Consultative Selling, Behavioural Safety, Honest Conversations, Presence & Impact, Recruitment and more.

Sector experience includes Public Sector & Local Government, Automotive, Construction, Energy, Telecommunications, Transport, Finance, Further & Higher Education, Retail, Manufacture & Engineering, Broadcast Media & Estate Management.
He is a certified NLP Practitioner, and a specialist in the use of Forum Theatre and related drama-based training techniques.