Founders

Sarah Jepson – founder of Six Degrees 

Sarah has been working in the PR and marketing industry for over 20 years and has run her own boutique marketing agency for 12 years. The visionary and founder of the Six Degrees brand, Sarah has a deep rooted passion for creating environments and opportunities that enables women to realise their full potential and thrive. Sarah is interested in helping women’s causes and hopes one day to create a charity to help women that have experienced domestic abuse.

Louise Glanville – Co-Founder

Louise Glanville has worked in real estate for the past 21 years, she started her career in London within the property industry where she gained experience in prime lettings as well as residential sales and residential developments. She moved back to Devon in 2014 and began working for a leading local agent before moving to Knight Frank and heading up the Exeter City Sales Department where her role involves residential sales & developments. In 2021, Louise was promoted as the head of Knight Frank, Exeter, as well as being made Partner. Louise is currently on the People’s Board and the Gender Balance Board for Knight Frank

Louise fundraisers for several charities. She is an advisor for a local charity that supports people through baby loss.

Louise is a champion and cheerleader of women and believes when we support one another, great things happen.

Louise Glanville

Linda Horner – Co-Founder

Linda is founder and co-owner of Exeter based restaurants No.5 on Cathedral Close and Posh Pizzas at 93 Fore Street. She is also founder and co-owner of Crocketts in Gandy Street,  Exeter’s first gin bar. 

A serial entrepreneur, she is currently developing the Posh Pizzas brand as a franchise.

Board

Kye Tew

Kye is an Associate Director at KTA Architects in Exeter and specialises in Business Development. She is also the co-chair of the Exeter Construction Group (ECG) and has been a dedicated follower of Six Degrees from the outset.

She and her husband are currently building The Autarkic House – the UK & Europe’s first fully off grid, solar-hydrogen house, not connected to any power, gas, water or waste connection!

Gemma Ridge

Gemma has been in the education sector for 20+ years and has recently joined Six Degrees as a Board Member. Gemma will be instrumental in helping shape the future of the club and will be acting as Membership Manager, helping to build and nurture our community.

Gemma Ridge

Ambassadors

Rebecca Hooker

Rebecca started the Committed Clothing Company in 2017. With a strong brand message around anti-bullying, mental well-being and living life to the full, the clothing brand began to grow organically thanks to its strong messaging.  Today, the company is going from strength to strength.

A proud wife and mother of three, Rebecca believes her success is partly thanks to the incredible support network she has around her and Rebecca wants to be part of something that encourages the next generation of women to believe in themselves, helping them reach their full potential.

Rebecca

Helen Plumbridge

Helen Plumridge is founder and owner of King Recruit and King Executive – The Southwest’s leading recruitment and search firm, placing specialist and senior talent with growing SMEs. Helen is a passionate advocate of female leadership, and her business aims to provide an even gender representation on all of their executive assignments. 

Helen Plumbridge

Supporters

Rosie Parsons

Rosie Parsons is a multiple award-winning personal branding photographer who has made a name for herself with her distinctively colourful magazine-style photography. With over 15 years’ experience, Rosie is recognised as one of the top photographers in the UK with clients traveling from all over the world to experience her signature Show Up to Blow Up brand photography experience – exclusively for leading women in business.

Rosie’s work has been featured in publications such as OK!, Hello! magazine, ITV This Morning, The Telegraph, Red, Devon Life, Professional Photo Magazine, and Photo Pro Magazine. She is also a regular contributor to various publications such as GROW Magazine where she shares her industry-leading expertise.

Visit www.rosieparsonsphotography.com to learn more about Rosie and her services.

Rosie Parsons