Evolution, the globally renowned integrated fire & security systems business, has opened a new office in Cork, Ireland, so as to service the increasing new business opportunities in the area. New Cork service and support base The new Cork office will provide new account management, service and support base in the county and beyond for new and existing customers, and coincides with the appointment of two new members to the team. Mark Field has been appointed as a Key Account Manager responsible for leading and executing Evolution’s sales strategy in the region, focused on the Critical Infrastructure and Commercial sectors. Mark, who has a technical background, joins Evolution with more than eight years’ experience in the security industry. Access control, fire alarm and CCTV systems expert In his new role, Arno will provide frontline support, delivering the highest level of customer service Joining Mark is Arno Redelinghuis, who joins the business as a Service Engineer. Arno has more than seven years’ industry experience and has extensive specialist knowledge of access control systems, fire alarms and CCTV systems. In his new role, Arno will provide frontline support, delivering the highest level of customer service. Mark Corrigan, who serves as Evolution’s Director in Ireland affirmed that the new office supports the company’s commitment to growth and its people strategy in the region. Effective resources to support new business Mark Corrigan said, “It’s important for us to ensure that we have the resource in the right location to service new business, deliver exceptional customer service at every stage, and develop new opportunities. I’d like to welcome Mark and Arno to the team, and I look forward to working closely with them as we look to expand our presence and build further success in Ireland.” The new Cork office was officially opened by Evolution’s Operations Manager in Ireland, John Colfer, in February 2021.
Evolution, the globally renowned company in integrated fire and security systems business, has announced the promotion of Mark Corrigan to the role of Director for business in Ireland. Irish business operations head Mark joined Evolution as a Service Engineer in 2013 and has continually impressed, quickly progressing to the position of Team Leader, before being promoted to Ireland Country Manager in 2015. He is now responsible for all Irish-based business operations and business development in the region. Mark’s experience, enthusiasm and leadership made him an obvious choice for the role" Richard Lambert, Managing Director at Evolution, said “Mark’s experience, enthusiasm and leadership made him an obvious choice for the role. In his eight years with the business, we have seen Evolution continue to go from strength to strength. He has faced and embraced every challenge, immersing himself in all facets of the business, from project management and installation, to sales, service, finance and HR to name but a few.” Vast industry experience Richard further stated, “As can be expected in any successful, growing business, there have been and continue to be many challenges both internally and externally, yet Mark Corrigan has always worked with the best interests of the business group in mind to ensure we are a building a sustainable business for the future. I am delighted to promote Mark to the new role of Director for Evolution Ireland, and look forward to working with him to continue the success and growth of the business.” Commenting on his promotion, Mark Corrigan said “I would like to thank Richard and the board for this opportunity. I’m very proud to take on this new role within the business and leading the business in Ireland.”