Meet the Team

Meet the extensive and experienced team here at sbliving.

Simon Bland

Director

As Director and Shareholder for sbliving I work full time to ensure the continued success of sbliving in providing an excellent service to both our landlord and tenant clients. I founded sbliving in 2007 and the brand has enjoyed consistent growth and success through hard work and referrals from satisfied clients.
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Elina Bland

Head of Property Management

As Head of Property Management for sbliving, I work full time to guarantee the continued success of sbliving in providing a superb service to both our landlord and tenant clients. I started work full time at sbliving in July 2012. Before this I worked for sbliving part time helping out and getting to know the business.
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Vanessa Taylor

Maintenance Supervisor

My name is Vanessa Taylor, I’ve lived in Leeds my whole life. I left school and started working in a lettings agency, as its always been my passion to work in the property industry.  Having worked at that company for 9 years, I then joined the sbliving and have been very happy since. My passion […]
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Bryony Grainger

Maintenance

Originally from York, I have grown up in various parts of the country and studied at Met Film School in London. I have always had a passion for interior design and properties in general throughout the years, involving myself in projects such as designing my secondary school and set design. Whilst studying at University, I […]
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Adam Place

Lettings Negotiator

Having studied Games Design at University of Huddersfield I got to meet large groups of people, all from different diversities and backgrounds which sparked my interested in wanting to work with people and help them in some way. After University I fell into the world of finance with my role being to provide financial aid […]
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Beamer

Papillon cross with Pomeranian – comes to work every day and monitors the office.
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Laska

Papilllon cross with Chihuahua – comes to work every day and mainly chills out and does some monitoring.
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Petra Sabova

Accounts

I moved to Leeds in 2012 after I finished school back in my home country of Slovakia. I got a full time job and I also decided to study Business and Administration at Leeds City Colleague to get some extra qualifications. Having completed my studies, I’ve ended up going into retail but my real dream […]
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Carolyn Coxon

Property Management

I am originally from Newcastle-Upon- Tyne and have a background in Film and Television for which I completed A degree at Newcastle College. However, my interest in property has always been there and led me on a different career then I originally planned. Within the sbliving team, I’m responsible for general property management affairs. My […]
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James Slattery

Lettings Negotiator

I originally moved to Leeds from Durham in 2013 to study at Leeds Beckett University. Having enjoyed myself in Leeds so much and after developing some great connections and relationships I made the decision to stay in Leeds. My Educational background is in ICT which comes in handy around the office although it was not […]
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Britanya Miller

Lettings Administrator

My name is Britanya, I’ve lived in Leeds since the age of 9. After leaving school I started here at sbliving as an apprentice where I gained a level 2 in business administration. As it’s always been my passion to work in the property industry sbliving has helped me gain the skills and knowledge needed.  […]
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Callum Stewart

Head of Sales & Lettings

I started working for sbliving as an apprentice in 2013 having just left sixth form and part time jobs I was looking for a career in lettings. During my time here I qualified at level 2 in Business Admin. After 3 years at sbliving I left the company, however I am thrilled to have returned […]
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Lauren Bagnall

Administrator

I was born in Leeds and have lived here all my life; I love this city and feel it has many good qualities.   My previous job was for a construction company in the finance department which didn’t suit me and my personality as it was repetitive with no challenges.  After been in the construction […]
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Lawrie Painter

Tenancy Administrator

I moved to Leeds in 2014 from my home town not too far way of Barnsley. I made the decision to move to a bigger city to broaden my horizons and explore my abilities in different job roles. After initially working for a Cosmetic Clinic receptionist in the city and other small retail roles, I […]
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Mieszka Szczygiel

Maintenance

My name is Mieszka Szczygiel. I was born in Pudsey and moved to Australia when I was 7 with my mum, dad, brother and sister. 16 years later and I have moved back to Leeds with my Fiancé who is also originally from Pudsey. I first became interested in the property industry when my best […]
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