Sharon Geary Harwood - Owner and Managing Director
Sharon is a mother of two grown up daughters and grandmother to Kyle. She started work at CBL assisting Stewart Brown in the office. Upon buying the business, Sharon took over the front of house role and has quickly become the public face of Drascombe. She enjoys meeting customers and suppliers. She has set herself the goal of learning to sail and enjoys her time out on the water.
In 2015, Sharon set out to find the very first Drascombe Lugger 'Katharine Mary', upon doing so, her two daughters then purchased her. Once found, Sharon then set out to make 2017 a special year for Drascombe being 50, this has been well received by sailing magazines. She has continued to run events that promote the family aspects of the Drascombe range
Sharon can be found on the Drascombe stand at the major boat shows and has appeared on several radio and television broadcasts covering the small boat business and women in business.
Simon Harwood - Production Manager
Simon has worked at Drascombe since 2002 learning the trade and skills alongside Stewart Brown. As a result he has a vast amount of knowledge and experience of all things Drascombe. He undertakes and oversees the production of new boats building over 200 Drascombes in this time. He also undertakes the refurbishment of customers craft and brokerage boats. He is always on hand for customer queries, helping them get the best from their boats.
In the Drascombe Golden Jubilee year the Churchouse Boats team totally refurbished the very first Drascombe Lugger to be built, 50 years ago - 'Katharine Mary'' which was much admired on the 2017 London Boat Show stand and was out on the water at the Golden Jubilee celebrations held in Weymouth.
Dick Pizey - Deliveries and Demonstrations
Dick has been helping at Drascombe for over four years now at various boat shows. A very keen sailor, he is knowledgeable on the sailing side, and able to give hints and tips for sailing a Drascombe. Behind the scenes, Dick also helps with brokerage sales for non Drascombe boats, as well as being known to deliver boats to customers as far as Berlin, Germany. Dick works alongside Sharon when it comes to Drascombe events, such as the Drascombe Golden Jubilee and the successful Drascamps that we run.
Rags - The loveable Springer Spaniel
Rags is the office dog, who is always looking out of the cat flap to see who is about. A very friendly part of the team who enjoys nothing more than lots of fuss made over him.