Team reshuffle at HTI

by TnP Staff
Published: 6 October 2017, 07:45
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Raft of key hires and promotions strengthen HTI's sales and marketing teams

HTI has welcomed a number of new key individuals to its growing UK Sales team.

The company has welcomed John Carlaw, who has spent the last three and a half years at Tesco as one of the Senior Buying Mangers on Toys for the UK and Central Europe, to the team. John joins as Senior National Account Manager. Having previously work at M&S, Virgin Megastores and Woolworths, HTI says John’s 17 years' retail experience will give added strength to its already strong UK sales team.

John Carlaw, Clare Finley, Andrea Lenehan

Clare Finley has returned to the team as National Account Manager after previous roles at Worlds Apart and The Design Company. With more than 20 years’ experience in the industry, Clare will bring a wealth of knowledge and expertise to HTI. Meanhwile, Andrea Lenehan has secured her new role as Senior National Account Manager, after doing "an outstanding job" in developing her account base within the National Account Team and deserves the recognition for the significant role she plays in the business.

Further additions to our Product team include Danielle Gorner, Hannah Booth and Lily Chadwick.

Danielle will support the design team as Junior Photographer after working freelance for 7 years. Hannah has joined as Product Assistant following her previous role as Office Manager for online personalised novelty goods retailer, Party People. Lily has taken the opportunity to act as Marketing Assistant on her Placement Year from Manchester Metropolitan University.  Emma Pilgrim, former Assistant Product Manager for Wheeled Toys and Role Play, has been promoted to Junior Product Manager for Wheeled Toys. Leanne Haslam has also been promoted to the position of Junior Product Manager for Licenses Pocket Money and Bubbles Ranges.