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Become a Partner

We realise that for some Consultants, the option to be able to use our Titan software to manage multiple customers, can seriously improve your productivity whilst reducing your time on the road. Your clients enjoy the benefits and features of our software, but with your support and help as a professional consultant, who is experienced in how to manage and maintain their systems.

We are looking to work with ISO Consultants or suitably qualified individuals, who have a good understanding of ISO management systems such as ISO 9001 and who believe that they and their clients could benefit from using The Titan System.

This paperless system is environmentally friendly and easy to use for you and your customer and will enhance the overall value of the service you provide.

We understand the importance of providing hands-on support to partners who recommend and or sell our Titan Software. We provide all our partners with high levels of support in exchange for a genuine commitment and strong engagement with the product. When you become a Mark 1 partner you’ll receive comprehensive training and substantial ongoing technical support to ensure that all the benefits of our system are fully realised.

What is a partner?

  • You start by finding a company that would benefit from using the Titan System.
  • We will enable YOU to implement the Titan system for as many of your clients that are willing to improve effectiveness & save money within their organisations.
  • We will train you to use and confidently demonstrate the Titan System to your clients (new and existing), and provide you with user manuals.
  • Whatever YOU charge your client during system implementation is YOURS to keep and you will receive an ongoing percentage of your clients subscription fees.
  • We will actively promote you to potential clients that are looking to implement the Titan System in your area.

Becoming a partner

To Join as a re-seller, all you need to do is:

  • Demonstrate your knowledge of ISO systems.
  • Undertake a training course on the use of Titan.
  • Introduce a new potential business that continues to subscribe to our system.

Our company values

  • True to our word

    We practice what we preach, in our commitment to continuous improvement, working with integrity to be ambassadors of our offering.

  • Professional in our execution

    We work seamlessly with all levels within a business establishing relationships to ensure processes are adopted throughout the organisation.

  • Passionate about our offering

    We believe in the potential, possibilities, development and progression that our service offers, and thrive on supporting our clients on their journey of growth.

  • Committed to development

    We develop solutions that are integral to growth. We are not a ‘quick-fix’ and believe the greatest rewards come from adoption and engagement.

What to do next?

If you think you have what it takes, we would be very interested in an exploratory discussion. Please email info@mark1systems.com  for more information, or call 0161 359 4329.


Mark Nolan, Managing Director

Highly regarded in his sector, Mark has more than 25 years’ experience in the manufacturing and service industry and founded the organisation in 2003.

His industry qualifications in operational management, quality management, auditing, process mapping, environmental management, occupational health & safety and Information Security ensure he is well placed to advise clients. His specialist areas of expertise include water treatment, energy management, chemicals, paper coating, engineering and electrical.

Mark is still active in practicing martial arts (Karate and Jui-Jitsu) and in his spare time runs a successful martial arts school

Paul Nolan, Senior Consultant

Paul has moved into consultancy with Mark1 after a very successful career in the Armed Forces.

Throughout his career Paul has worked in a number of roles and gained various IOSH accreditations. As well as being a proficient project/event manager Paul was also a dedicated Health and Safety Officer. Having progressed to managing his own organization Paul now utilizes his skills as a lead auditor to implement and maintain quality and environmental management systems within the consultancy world.

Sam Mather, Consultant

Sam is a management consultant with an extensive academic background in Business Management (BA) and International Business Management (MSc). Sam has also been trained in Lean Six Sigma, and currently holds Yellow and Green belt qualifications.

With experience in Sales, Customer Interaction, Data Management and Manufacturing; Sam is currently Implementing and Managing ISO9001 and ISO27001 systems with a range of clients in different sectors on short-term and long-term projects and is able to implement, audit and assess companies across multiple standards. Sam is qualified as a lead assessor.


Adelaide Burton- Office Manager

Adelaide Burton, Office Manager

Since graduating, Adelaide has gained extensive administrative experience in a variety of roles. Having previously worked for one of the North-Wests leading law firms and more recently in the role as office manager for an international construction firm, she utilises her transferable skills and experience to fully support the team.



Kay Morris, Senior Consultant

A chartered civil engineer with a master’s degree in civil engineering, Kay joined Mark 1 in 2010.

An experienced environmental planner, Kay is also an adept project manager and previously worked as a project safety co-ordinator in a large consultancy. She is well-versed in all aspects of quality and environmental management, including the implementation of ISO 9001 and ISO 14001.

Mark Mallen CMIOSH, Senior Consultant

Mark is a successful Health and Safety Practitioner and Senior Management Professional. He is a Chartered Member of the Institute of Occupational Safety and Health, and is on the Occupational Safety and Health Consultants Register (OSHCR). Mark has over twenty years of health and safety management experience, across a variety of sectors, from waste management to construction.

He is commercially astute with a proven record of developing and improving the health and safety performance of a business, by implementing high standards in close collaboration with employees at all levels. Mark is a strong team player, and a leader, with excellent communication and presentation skills, combined with the ability to quickly understand situations and apply practical, bespoke, and cost-effective solutions, with particular experience in implementing OHSAS 18001. Mark’s skills, knowledge and experience, ensure that he can advise Mark 1 clients on all aspects of health and safety.

Martin Loynd, Senior Consultant

Martin Loynd has over 30 years’ experience in management and people development roles. Martin’s expertise’s are in mentoring, coaching and leadership & management training.

Martin works on the people development side as a Registered Associate of Investors in People. Martin supports organisations with culture change thus supporting the ISO 9001 process and procedures side to be fully embedded.

Martin is a keen golfer and also coaches on the mind-set of a successful golfer and sport person. He brings these skills and knowledge in to play when helping support the positive growth of organisations.

Steve Burns, Senior Consultant

Steve is a management systems consultant and an expert in ISO implementation, certification and management. He specialises in ISO 9001, ISO 14001, ISO 18001 and ISO 27001

With more than 25 years’ experience in quality and environmental management, Steve has a master’s degree in quality systems management. Steve is Six Sigma trained to help identify real process improvements within organisations.

He has helped businesses of all sizes with professional ISO management systems, including implementation, consultancy, auditing, management, improvement and support.

In safe hands...

I am delighted to have just completed our SGS audit to upgrade to the latest ISO9001:2015 Standard, which has been a breeze. Mark and the team at Mark 1 Business Systems continue to rubber-stamp our processes, procedures and policies to ensure that our daily operations are entirely reflective of the quality that this standard requires. The Titan Quality Management System is a seriously impressive tool that combines every aspect of quality management within our organisation.

Since partnering with Mark 1 Business Systems to manage our QMS, we are proud that our ISO9001 accreditation is reflective of our operating culture, rather than a standard that we strive to achieve.

Oliver Caunt - Director, John Caunt Scientific

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