Tom has 15+ years of experience working in Events. Tom began his journey with Hylands Estate when moving to Essex and loves how each event is different, with every day bringing new challenges!
“I love the buzz and diversity around working on events”
Tom works on a wide range of events, including corporate hires and cultivating business relationships. Find out more about how we use our beautiful venue in other ways below.
Before joining Hylands Estate in 2020, Amy ran her own wedding cake business for almost 7 years. When the role opened at Hylands Estate, Amy’s favourite wedding venue, she just knew this was the new adventure she had been seeking!
“To play a part in a couples’ big day is such a privilege!”
Amy loves sharing moments from our couples’ special days on Instagram and regularly writes for our blog! Both are curated with love, so do go and check them out.
Sarah is an events and entertainment management graduate with an extensive and varied background in operations and planning of events. For example, Royal Windsor Horse Show! Sarah started at Hylands in January 2022 and is so excited to be working at her dream job and venue having known Hylands throughout her life
“I love to create a lasting relationship with my clients and being there for them every step of the way”
Sarah loves a weekend away with family or friends and loves that we have partnered up with Essex Stays to offer our brides and grooms luxury accommodation with the best karaoke room!
Tracey is an experienced events and weddings planner with extensive knowledge and experience of the wedding industry. Having worked for local venues and agencies Tracey has in-depth understanding of how to plan the perfect wedding.
“Every bride and groom are beautiful and uniquely different in their own way. I just love nurturing my couples to create the perfect wedding day for them”
Although Tracey is new to the team, its like she’s been with us the whole time! She already knows the venue very well, so why not take a look at what we have to offer on your wedding day too?
As Hylands Estate’s newest recruit, Aileen brings with her over 20 years of experience within various sectors of the events industry, including working with corporate clients. She’s already hit the ground running, booking in plenty of happy couples who are having their weddings at Hylands in the next couple of years!
“I’m a newcomer to Essex and have been very grateful to have our new multi-media tour of Hylands Estate to hand to help find my way around on lunchtime walks!”
Find out more, and take the tour for yourself the next time you visit.
Sian started as an Events Assistant in 2015 after graduating from university and since climbed the ranks to become one of our most experienced Events Duty Managers! You will most likely see her making sure everything is going smoothly and that everyone is happy.
“I love the bonds that are created with my couples, helping them and their families with all the small details on their big day is such an honour”
Sian loves the excitement and variety of our cultural and multicultural weddings. We have a great relationship with wedding co-ordinators we see regularly.
Since university Courtney has worked in events, hospitality and theatre in managerial roles mainly in London. Now one of our dedicated Events Duty Managers, Courtney is so happy working close to home in the industry she loves. She is also currently planning her own wedding and is on the lookout for any hints or tips!
“I love the transformation of the bride when I first see her arrive to when she walks down the aisle”
Courtney loves the new wedding suites which are beautiful and a perfect way to get ready for your wedding day. The couples who have used them love them!
Grace started at Hylands as an Apprentice Events Duty Manager. With lots of experience already working in the events industry and at other venues, she easily completed her course and is now a fully fledged Duty Manager.
“I love working on the big parties we have at Hylands! They create a great atmosphere and buzz”
Grace was lucky enough to work on our first wedding in the outside wedding area! A lovely space now available to book.
Jemma started as an Events Assistant and has recently been promoted as one of our Events Duty Managers! She loves to make sure the day runs perfectly and being part of a team that will be on hand throughout your big day.
“It is a privilege to be part of a couple’s special big day! I love getting to know the family and all the friends and being on hand to help where I can”
Jemma loves Hylands for all the amazing photo opportunities including the Pleasure Gardens.