International Women’s Day: Emilie Wilson’s Journey

As we commemorate International Women’s Day, it’s a joyous occasion to shine a spotlight on women making remarkable strides in their professions. Today, we’re thrilled to introduce you to Emilie Wilson, our Senior Maintenance Administrator at Presence & Co.

What Sparked Your Interest in the Property Sector?

My journey into the property sector began as an apprentice at a local estate agent. I was drawn to the allure of customer-facing roles. It didn’t take long for me to realise my passion for property and the people aspect of the industry. This passion eventually led me to join Presence & Co’s maintenance department.

Advice for Aspiring Women in Property?

To all the women aspiring to excel in the property industry, my advice is simple: Go for it! The property sector offers a variety of opportunities tailored to diverse interests and skills. You can carve your path and leave an indelible mark.

Exciting Developments Shaping the Property Market?

One of the most thrilling trends I’ve observed in the property market is renovating run-down homes and infusing them with personal flair. In my role within the maintenance division, witnessing the transformation of these properties is a testament to the power of hard work and dedication.

Balancing Professional Responsibilities and Personal Aspirations?

My approach to balancing professional responsibilities and personal commitments is rooted in the mantra of “work hard, play hard.” By dedicating myself wholeheartedly to my work and making time for my personal life.

Dream Dinner Party Guests?

If I were to host a dinner party, my guest list would include Katie Price, as I find her hilarious, The Queen, and Cardi B.

Favourite Uplifting Song by a Female Artist?

When I need a mood boost, Charlotte Plank’s “Rave Out” never fails to uplift my spirits and energise me.

Favourite Pastime?

In my downtime, I cherish moments spent with friends, I love socialising!

Childhood Ambitions

As a child, I always wanted to be a baker!

Best Advice Received

The best piece of advice I’ve received is to be unapologetically myself.


…stands out and makes her mark!

As we celebrate International Women’s Day, let’s raise a toast to women like Emilie Wilson, whose passion, resilience, and unwavering spirit inspire us all to reach for the stars.

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