Forward Design Ltd are the only official company carrying on the business of Purple Panther Publications and have secured their current staff, offices, client design files and most importantly, all the copyrights.

In 2020 Forward Design Ltd legally acquired the rights to carry on the business of Purple Panther Publications Ltd. This has enabled Forward Design to acquire the vast wealth of experience and credibility that only a time served team can muster. As we push forward in 2021, we remain the market leaders and the team continues to flourish and grow. We now have over twenty highly valued team members providing our continued and unrivalled service to the estate agency market.

The Forward thinking team.
Working at Forward Design is much like having a second family; being part of a cohesive, driven team who seamlessly synergise to create industry-leading products. From the first time you speak to one of our team, you'll recognise the passion we have to create the best possible result for you.

We pride ourselves on three key pillars: transparency, innovation and delivery of an excellent customer result. These drive us to work hard to fully understand our clients business and tailor our product to their needs, whilst always seeking ways to keep ahead of the curve to meet ever-changing technologies.
Developing and Caring for your publication
Our team of Business Development Managers will have fully discussed all aspects of your publication, how to fund it and how the process works before they then ensure that the Marketing team has all the information they need to get your campaign started. After which our Client Liaison team will be working with you and your business partners throughout your contract term to make sure everything is running smoothly.
  • Bernadette Abigail

    Client Liaison Manager

  • Simon Knott

    New Business

  • Poppy Fennell

    New Business

  • Steve Matthews

    New Business

  • Terry Smith

    New Business

  • Tonya Herron

    New Business

Marketing and Consulting team
Our highly experienced team will work with you closely on the development of your publication, and are dedicated to the success of your project. We pride ourselves on the unparalleled expertise of our Marketing Consultants, who are well versed in the Properties industry.
  • Dr Robert Armstrong

    Senior Consultant

  • Peter Cauveral

    Senior Consultant

  • John Pickett

    Consultant

  • Peter Norman

    Consultant

  • Graham Ellis

    Consultant

  • Khia Spencer

    Consultant

  • Lewis Dines

    Consultant

Design & Tech creatives
It's no secret that our Design & Tech Team are a bit special; a talented group of multi skilled folks who are constantly learning new techniques and styles to pass on to your publication.
  • Kelly Cash

    Senior Designer

  • Heather Ellis

    Designer

  • Oli Hudson

    Technical Artist

  • Samm Lees

    Creative Writing

  • Roger Udall

    Developer

  • System Bot

    Our Worker Bee

Customer Care
Our Customer Care team are here to provide you with the dedicated help and support you need to get the most out of the services we provide.
  • Kelly Cash

    Customer Care
    Advertisers

  • Poppy Fennell

    Customer Care
    Agents

  • Roger Udall

    Customer Care
    Tech & Creative

Forward from the front
Steering Forward is a pleasurable task with so many great team members, and we think its fair to say that the management team are all well grounded in every aspect of our business and always keen to jump in and keep skills alive.
  • Linda Shorter

    Financial Director

  • Owen Lees

    Technical Director

  • Phill Thompson

    Ops Manager

  • David Barnes

    Office Manager