About us
Education Essentials
Education Essentials was founded in 1999 and has since built a succesful brand portfolio in the education market. 

The EE team has a passion to source only quality products with high play value, and carefully selects and play tests with the help of experts product ranges from around the world. EE is run by our business director Mel Lyon and is owned by Robin Bennett.

We are based on an airfield which makes life interesting at Aston Down, Minchinhampton Road in Gloucestershire.

You are welcome to come and visit us!!!

Please see our company presentation for more information.
Robin Bennett
Name: Robin Bennett
Job Title / Responsible:
Managing Director
You, in three words or less:
Hard-working, Fun & Passionate
Your favourite thing:
My Harley
Favourite product and why:
Popoids - An Old Treasure
Top of your bucket list:
To go on Safari
Mel Lyon
Name: Mel Lyon
Job Title / Responsible:
Business Director
You, in three words or less:
Friendly, Professional & Bubbly
Your favourite thing:
My Dog Cooper
Favourite product and why:
Tikk Tokk Playpens - Colourful & safe!
Top of your bucket list:
Go to Las Vegas
Sophie Gooding
Name: Sophie Gooding
Job Title / Responsible:
Sales and Product Compliance Executive
You, in three words or less:
Positive, Fun, Optimistic
Your favourite thing:
Poppy - My Chocolate lab
Favourite product and why:
Quercetti - Exciting and Fun
Top of your bucket list:
The Grand Canyon
Lesley-May
Name: Lesley-May
Job Title / Responsible:
Sales & Marketing Assistant
You, in three words or less:
Approachable, Outgoing & Fun
Your favourite thing:
Music
Favourite product and why:
Safari- The Dinosaurs are awesome!
Top of your bucket list:
Travel across America
Debbie Davey
Name: Debbie Davey
Job Title / Responsible:
Customer Service / Credit Control
You, in three words or less:
Fun Loving Person
Your favourite thing:
Audi Convertible
Favourite product and why:
Gelli baff – Great fun!
Top of your bucket list:
Sky Dive
Lois Grant
Name: Lois Grant
Job Title / Responsible:
Sales Office Administrator
You, in three words or less:
Kind, Friendly and Fun
Your favourite thing:
My Grandchildren
Favourite product and why:
Skwooshi, lots of fun for the young and old!!
Top of your bucket list:
Visit my Sister in Canada
Nick Moulden
Name: Nick Moulden
Job Title / Responsible:
Warehouse Manager
You, in three words or less:
Dedicated, Loyal & Happy
Your favourite thing:
My Kids
Favourite product and why:
Goal ball – because it reminds me of the WKD advert
Top of your bucket list:
Write a book
Lesley Jones
Name: Lesley Jones
Job Title / Responsible:
Accounts and Operations Manager
You, in three words or less:
Hardworking, professional & reliable
Your favourite thing:
My Grandson
Favourite product and why:
Sticklebricks because they span the generations
Top of your bucket list:
So many things...cant decide on one!