British consultancy and construction company Mace has appointed former Jaguar Land Rover senior executive Colin Harvey to lead its property consultancy business in the North of England and Scotland. He will hold responsibility at Mace for strategic and operational management of a property team of nearly 100 people, based across Manchester, Leeds, Liverpool, Hull and Edinburgh. He recently worked as Jaguar Land Rover’s head of property programmes delivery.
Huddersfieldbased marketing consultancy KC Communications team has appointed two new PR and marketing account managers, Kirstie Wilson and Anna Goddard. Their appointment comes after a year of impressive growth for the company. Katrina Cliffe, managing director of KC Communications, said: “Kirstie and Anna join KC Communications at a very exciting time. We have a number of new business opportunities in the pipeline.”
Alan Thomas, who has worked in the print sector for over 40 years, has joined Normanton-based Gardiner Colours, one of the UK’s biggest manufacturers of specialist printing inks, sealers and varnishes .
His extensive experience within the print industry includes eight years with Varn Products where he was involved in R&D and press chemicals, before he went on to work for American company, Anchor, which was later acquired by Fuji Hunt. He also spent 20 years with Ultrachem as factory and technical manager with a wide remit covering production.
Safestyle UK plc, the retailer and manufacturer of PVCu replacement windows and doors, has appointed Julia Porter as a non-executive director with immediate effect. She is currently a business consultant providing advice to leadership teams across public, not-for-profit and start-up businesses covering CRM, data strategy, business development and GDPR. Ms Porter was also a board member at the Direct Marketing Association from 20112017.
BID Company Limited has appointed three board directors to join its board of local business owners who are helping to bring jobs and investment to the town. David Lucas, senior solicitor, Newtons; Erin Millar, retail manager, Bridgfords; and Jacqui Fedyszyn, managing director, Scyzory Hair Salon, have all joined the BID board of directors after volunteering on the BID Business Support Group earlier in the year.