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Seven appointments as Fern-Howard growths continues

Supported by the Matrix Group, Fern-Howard’s growth is taking the company into new EU markets, has led to a rapidly growing range of products, and to seven new staff appointments.
 
Alan Emery – Technical Services and Support Engineer 
Alan trained as an electrician and Airborne Combat Engineer with the British Army, so providing onsite technical support to Fern-Howard customers won’t hold any fears. ‘I’m looking forward to using my technical knowledge to support Fern-Howard customers – it’s a great opportunity and a great range of products.’ 
 
 
 
Jem Minnigin – Product Design Engineer
Joining the technical team on a year’s placement from Bournemouth University where she studies Product Design, Jem says she’s ‘Excited to join Fern-Howard for my placement year and to work on such innovative product design.’
 
 
 
 
Richard Vicary – National Solutions Sales Manager 
Richard’s extensive knowledge and experience of the UK lighting industry comes thanks to a successful career at GE and Thomas and Betts; he knows the market inside out.  ‘Fern-Howard is uniquely positioned to provide solutions for both simple customer needs and complex industry challenges – this is an exciting time to join.’
 
 
 
Micaela Southwell – Marketing Assistant
Joining our marketing team, and brimming with bright new ideas from her recent university experience, Micaela says she’s ‘Very excited to start my career working for Fern-Howard, their reputation for quality products makes this is a huge opportunity.’
 
 
 
 
Chris Johnson – European Sales Director
Chris joins Fern-Howard from Viribright as the European Sales Director. Based in Germany, he brings with him extensive knowledge and experience of the lighting market in Europe and is keen to develop Fern-Howard’s offer for both the Solution and the OEM sections, of the European Market.
 
 
 
Chelsea Thomson – Accounts Assistant 
Having recently studied her ATT, Chelsea is joining the growing Fern-Howard team within the accounts department.  Chelsea says, “This is an exciting opportunity to gain invaluable experience within a growing company.”
 
 
 
 
Fern-Howard is continuing to grow – and to recruit - so anybody looking for a new challenge in the lighting market really should keep an eye on the Fern-Howard website.