Door Group, a unit of ASSA ABLOY Opening Solutions UK & Ireland has appointed a new Business Development Manager to help steer and support the business’ service and maintenance offering. In his new role as Business Development Manager, Lee Cook will be responsible for developing and implementing strategies for Door Group’s Repair, Service and Maintenance department. Valuable asset Having worked his way up through British Steel; Lee went on to work for Kone, managing an extensive maintenance portfolio worth £1.5 million before securing his new role with Door Group. With his sights set on growing the team and developing Door Group’s service offering, Lee’s extensive history working in the mechanical and construction industry will bring a wealth of experience to his new position. Kevin Campbell, Sales Director at Door Group, comments: “We are delighted to have Lee join the team. His extensive knowledge of the service and maintenance industry will be a valuable asset to our business moving forward.” Develop new opportunities “The additional investment in our Repair, Service and Maintenance department is part of our commitment to further enhancing this offering to our customers, as well as enabling us to work proactively with our existing clients and develop new opportunities.” Lee adds: “I am really looking forward to sharing my expertise with the business, using my past learnings to bring my very best to Door Group in order to help customers get the most out of their doorsets.” Door Group is one of the few organisations to offer a complete doorset solution, as well as service and maintenance packages for end users and major contractors.
ASSA ABLOY Security Doors’ new Area Sales Manager - Claire Boardman and Sales Director - Kevin Campbell ASSA ABLOY Security Doors, a UK division of ASSA ABLOY, the global leader in door opening solutions, has appointed a new Sales Director and Area Sales Manager. Kevin Campbell - Sales Director In his new role as Sales Director, Kevin Campbell will be responsible for developing and implementing a successful sales strategy, as well as managing and coordinating the ASSA ABLOY Security Doors’ sales team and activity. With 27 years in the door industry covering sales and operations roles, Kevin brings a wealth of experience to his new position. Claire Boardman - Area Sales Manager As the new Area Sales Manager for the Midlands and North West, Claire Boardman will be generating contract sales and creating partnership agreements for selected trade customers. Bringing an array of skills to her new role, Claire has 14 years’ experience working for Accent Hansen, where she held a position as a National Sales Manager. Innovative growth opportunities Kevin Campbell, Sales Director at ASSA ABLOY Security Doors, said, “I am excited to be working for the global leader in door opening solutions and looking forward to utilising my industry experience to grow sales.” Claire Boardman, Area Sales Manager for the Midlands and North West, said, “I’m looking forward to building relationships with new and existing ASSA ABLOY Security Doors’ customers, in order to introduce them to a host of innovative new products.” Brian Sofley, Managing Director at ASSA ABLOY Security Doors, said, “Innovation is at the heart of our organisation, so we are delighted to welcome Kevin and Claire to the team, who I’m sure will be able to use their extensive experience in the industry to bring some new ideas to ASSA ABLOY Security Doors. It is currently an exciting time for us, as we have a number of high profile projects underway, I’m looking forward to having some new faces in the team, to play their part in driving the company forward.”