Business First | Meet the team - Jess Bowen, Ribble Court centre…

Meet the team - Jess Bowen, Ribble Court and Group First House centre manager

24 Mar 2021 –– Meet the Team

Jess is our new Ribble Court and Group First House centre manager. Read on to find out more about Jess!

What's your name and job title?

Jess Bowen, Business Centre Manager of Ribble Court and Group First House

Before working here, what's the most interesting job you had?

I worked in a nightclub whilst I was at university. Being sober around that many drunk people was interesting, to say the least...

What three words best describe Business First offices in Padiham? 

Professional, positive and supportive

What three words best describe you?

Smiley, organised and motivated

What's your favourite film and film quote?

Forest Gump. “Life is like a box of chocolates. You never know what you’re gonna get”

What's an interesting fact about yourself?

I have visited 10 countries. I love to see new places and different cultures

What's your most embarrassing work moment?

Pulling a push door on my first day and convincing myself I was locked out

What's your favourite place to travel to?

Barcelona, I’ve got the best memories there

How do you define success?


If a film was made of your life, who would you want to play you and why?

Angelina Jolie, because look at her!

If you could only drink one drink for the rest of your life, what would it be and why? 

I would say a gin and lemonade, but I want to live a healthy life so water!

If you could only eat one meal for the rest of your life, what would it be and why?

Steak, chips, mushrooms, tomatoes and peppercorn sauce. Can you ever get bored of steak?

What's something about you people would be surprised to know?

I have two dogs, one has just become a dad to seven beautiful pups.

If you could be an animal for a day, what animal would you be and why? 

A cat because I am independent and love attention... But on my terms!

If you were stuck on an island and could only take three things with you, what would they be and why?

Music, Charlie (my boyfriend) and Sully (My dog)

What's the oldest thing in your fridge?

Strawberry jam, because raspberry is better

What are your hobbies?

Reading, walking my dogs and going out with my friends (when Boris lets us!)

What is your guilty pleasure?

Ordering domino’s when I don’t feel like cooking!

What's your favourite TV show?

Gavin and Stacey, all the way. But I still want to find out what happened on the fishing trip...

If you could have any superpower, what would it be?

To teleport, because I want to see as much of the world as I can!

View Padiham offices to let

Jess has offices to let in Padiham right now, book a viewing to come and see if one of them could be perfect for you! Book a viewing by calling Jess on 07966 937 434 / 01282 858 999 or email her on