Toastmaster Training - About The Tutors
Tutors: Peter York, FEGTT. FGint.T & Eric R. Gill NAT.,HFEGT
Peter has been a Professional Toastmaster for over 40 years and was personally
trained by the Royal Toastmaster, Ivor Spencer. Peter is also a qualified
Professional Town Crier.
Having gained considerable experience officiating at over 1000 weddings and
other important functions, his invaluable knowledge in Toastmastering is an
enormous benefit to the training course and its candidates.
Peter is the President and one of two founding members of the Executive Guild
of Toastmasters and Town Criers and was until recently deputy President of the
Guild of International Professional Toastmasters.
Eric has been a Professional Toastmaster for over 20 years and is an extremely
caring and customer focused person. He was trained by the National Association
of Toastmasters. Like Peter York he is the Co Founder & Fellow of the Executive
Guild of Toastmasters, something he is very proud of.
Having been a Member of the National Association of Toastmasters his pedigree is
1st Class, but he is also Secretary and founder of Findatoastmaster UK, the
Toastmaster Directory covering the whole of the UK, thus making his contacts in
the industry a benefit to the progress of the Graduate.
He has attained a Level 3 Pass in PTTLLS as a qualified teacher and prior to
becoming a full time professional toastmaster Eric had a career in Sales and
Marketing for Black & Decker/Dewalt for 31 years, followed by 9 years as Sales
Office Manager for Keeler Ltd, the leading brand name in ophthalmic instruments:
his experience in training, development and customer care during that period are
an asset to the programme.