Our Team

Find out who are the people behind Innovation Network. Feel free to connect with any of us on Linkedin!


Grant Vernon

Founder, Training Director
Entrepreneurship and innovation trainer with 20 years of experience, delivering training across 39 countries to more than 3,000 startups and 10,000 corporate leaders, including Vodafone, BT, Telefonica, Google, GM, Microsoft and HP.
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Rody Vonk

Lead Innovation Facilitator
Rody Vonk is an experienced trainer and facilitator on innovation, creativity and design thinking. He works around the globe helping a wide range of organizations to kickstart their innovation.
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Jeff Hearn

Managing Director
An innovative, result-driven commercial MD with comprehensive global sales and business development, digital learning, corporate client solutions, and portfolio management.

Chad Smith

Business Development Manager
Manages all initial marketing efforts on LinkedIn, Email and other Digital Marketing. Also handles basic day to day management of the marketing at Innovation Network

Jordan Chappell

Chief Marketing Officer
Jordan is responsible for overseeing the planning, development and execution of Innovation Network's marketing initiatives. He is the person behined the scenes of our infamous 'Innovation of the day's!

Connor Wakefield

Chief Digital Officer
Develops Innovation Network's digital scratategy with a focus on creating new value through the smart use of digital tools, platforms, technologies, services, and processes

Harvey King

Sales Manager
Works closely with clients in order to ensure that their needs are met and that we are helping them to exceed innovation goals set by themselves
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Mark Howard

Chief Financial Officer
a commercially astute qualified accountant with 40 years experience as a Company Accountant and Financial Controller

What can we do for you?

Our Experts have joined our leading Innovation Network due to being recognized as a true leader in their field.

  • Helping to grow your business exponentially

  • Finding new revenue streams

  • Building a culture for innovation

  • Developing an innovation strategy

  • Measuring your innovation efforts

  • Turning ideas into business cases

  • And more

Join over 10,000 professionals that we've trained!

Want to further your knowledge, skills, and experience in the most sought-after professional skill: Innovation? Then contact us to find out more about our Public and In-House training programmes.