Meet The Team
Meet the 1 Stop Spas Team
Chris Brady - Founder and CEO, Certified Hot Tub Technician, BISHTA Water Hygiene Management Specialist & APSP Tutor
Chris first gained an interest in Hot Tubs after buying one himself back in 2002. A former Fast Jet Aeronautical Engineer in the RAF, Chris first set up 1 Stop Spas as a repairs & servicing company in 2008. As the business grew, so did the demand for Hot Tubs and so did his team. In 2014 the company incorporated, became 1 Stop Spas Ltd and opened the showroom.
Chris is also a member of the Association of Pool & Spa Professionals and delivers Technical Training across the Hot Tub Industry through our sister company - SpaTech Training.
Melissa Brady - Financial Director & BISHTA Water Hygiene Management Specialist
Melissa joined the business in 2012 and is responsible for the day to day running of the business and customer accounts. Melissa is the face of the business and takes great care of our customers and ensures that customer service and aftercare remains the focus of our award winning business.
Gary Foster - Sales Manager & BISHTA Water Hygiene Management Specialist
Gary is our friendly Sales Manager who you'll see often if you visit our showroom. Gary takes a very consultative approach to helping you find the right spa for you. No pushy sales techniques - he's just here to help.
Rick Day - Spa Installer
Rick joined us in 2013 as a spa installer; Nicknamed 'Thor' by one of our customers, Rick is the power behind most installations and often brings a smile to customer's faces with his friendly and funny sense of humour.
John Duncan - Certified Hot Tub Technician & BISHTA Water Hygiene Management Specialist
John joined us in 2015 as a Hot Tub Technician. A very friendly and mild mannered member of the team, John is a loyal and passionate member of the team and here to help if you ever have a problem with your spa and need to get back up and running quickly.
John also installs our range of amazing Hot Tubs & Swimspas.
Darren 'Aki' Atkinson - Certified Hot Tub Technician (UT) & BISHTA Water Hygiene Management Specialist
Aki joined us in 2017 and is in training as a Hot Tub Technician and is our latest member of staff. Aki is a former AIrcraft Engineer in the RAF & MOD and now is turning his skills to the Hot Tub Industry like Chris did. Aki will be an integral part of our award winning aftercare team taking care of Hot Tub repair, service and installations.
Jamie Parrott - Certified Hot Tub Technician & BISHTA Water Hygiene Management Specialist
Jamie is one of our multi-skilled technicians. His background is in joinery and is responsible for coordinating & building our range of garden buildings, gazebos and log cabins. Jamie is also trained as a Hot Tub Technician and is a friendly and reliable member of the team with excellent joinery skills.
Callum Pryme - Certified Hot Tub Technician & BISHTA Water Hygiene Management Specialist
Callum joined us in 2016 as a garden building installer and service technician. Callum has joined us from British Gas, so is experienced in providing top class service assistance but is also a qualified joiner who takes great pride in his work.