Our Team

Bernie Johnson

Company Founder and Director

Bernie set up Johnson Partners Ltd in 2004 and has been involved in the logistics industry for over 35 years. Whilst he is no longer involved in the day-to-day running of the business, he maintains an interest as a Director. His formative years were spent as Works Manager with Van Leeuwen Tubes, a large Steel Tube Stockholder, before he joined Alphatrans International Transport in 1994 charged with building up the company’s freight forwarding division. Further managerial roles with LV Shipping and Century Shipping followed before deciding to set up his own company. Outside work, Bernie is a keen singer and guitarist performing regularly at open mic nights and concerts along with his wife, Christine.

bernie@johnsonpartners.co.uk

Beki Blenkinsop

Business Development Director

Beki joined the team in 2008 after completing A-levels, proceeding to achieve a level 4 Diploma in Accounting whilst working full time. Having initially supported in a business administration and operations role, she now works in a business development capacity nurturing fledgling relationships with new clients as well as supporting existing customers.

beki@johnsonpartners.co.uk

Paul Johnson

Managing Director

Paul graduated from University with a degree in Popular Music Studies. He then trained to be a secondary school teacher and became Head of Music at a secondary school. After leaving Education, he joined the family business in 2005 where he worked his way through admin, operations and sales to become office manager. He is now the Managing Director of the business and is responsible for the day-to-day running of the business as well as developing the project forwarding side. Outside of Johnson Partners, he co-runs a record label and is a keen musician.

paul@johnsonpartners.co.uk

Jordan Driscoll

Sales & Marketing Graduate

Jordan recently joined the company in 2017 after completing a degree in Business Management at Teesside University. He is currently receiving training in Sales and Marketing where he will assist in the growth of Johnson Partners.

jordan@johnsonpartners.co.uk

Danielle Johnson

Credit Control and Administration

After working as a travel agent from being an apprentice, Danielle joined the company in 2012 and mostly looks after credit control and administration for Johnson Partners. Her organisational skills and thorough approach allows the operations and management teams to be able to concentrate on their main work.

danielle@johnsonpartners.co.uk

Becky Ralph

Senior Freight Forwarder

Becky takes the lead on company operations and formulates quotations for clients. Joining the company during its formative years, she has amassed experience and knowledge from working hands-on in the forwarding industry. She ensures that clients are kept fully up to date with progress of their shipments from pick up to delivery moderating the chances of problems occurring.

rebecca@johnsonpartners.co.uk