FREMANTLE Coles manager Phillip Place has celebrated working with the company for 35 years. Mr Place started his career at 15 years old collecting trolleys after school before he earned his first promotion to fresh produce. Mr Place has worked at more than 20 Coles stores but has been the store manager for two years. The store manager said it was difficult to name one highlight in his career. “The team members I work with are a big part of why I love what I do,” he said. “It is a pleasure to come to work every day and work alongside an incredible team.”
Phillip Place has never looked back after starting with Coles collecting trolleys.