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Emma Collins

Emma Collins

Emma enables creative leaders and teams to become powerfully conscious and confident, driven by a shared purpose.
Hugely passionate about people potential, Emma understands why many design leaders need support in their roles; she brings a unique energy combined with strategic clarity and a drive that brings about positive change. 
Combining 30+ years of experience working with leaders and teams, Emma helps to align vision, values, purpose, brand, culture and strategy with a conscious awareness that is transformational.

Areas of expertise

People: Coaching • Staff development & training plans • Mentoring • Training
Business processes: Business strategy & planning
Marketing: Marketing strategy & planning 

Experience in the design industry

Design industry experience: 20+ years

Before establishing her independent consultancy in 2006,  Emma was MD of award winning Bristol agency Home. Previously Chair of West of England Design Forum and Vice-Chair of South West Design Forum.

Emma delivers training for the DBA and had delivered workshops throughout the UK on the value of design to SMEs as an Associate for The Design Council.
Emma has the following qualifications which support her work:
Post Grad Dip in Leadership & Management
DiSC Certified Trainer
Certificate in NLP

Professional Affiliations

Royal Society of Arts (RSA)


"She cut through the fog in a nano second. "

Rebecca Price, Frank, Bright & Abel

"She has a sixth sense for really unearthing the key issues in your business. "

Gideon Wilkinson, Endpoint

"She’s energetic, bright, and above all, just a lovely person to be around. Emma is not afraid to ask those difficult and sometimes challenging questions – she helps you move forward. "

Jonathan Sands, OBE, Elmwood

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