Reinforcing its commitment to apparel, PING has announced the appointment of a new dedicated apparel-only UK sales team.
The six new appointments are timed to support the launch of the new performance led Spring/Summer 2017 collection and also the recent changes to PING Apparel, which saw Ping Europe Limited take responsibility from Ping Collection Limited for the selling, marketing and customer services of Apparel, throughout the UK and Europe.
Reporting into Apparel European Sales Director Giles Birkhead, James Turnbull (North), Chris Taylor (Midlands and North Wales), Ricky Gray (Scotland), Steve Edwards (South East), Robert Simmons (South West and South Wales) and Nick Dalton (Home Counties and East Anglia) will all commence their duties immediately. Donal McEvoy continues his responsibility for apparel sales in Ireland.
“The new sales team have excellent industry knowledge and experience and this change, along with others, are necessary for us to propel our apparel business forward to meet our future business expectations,” said John Clark, Managing Director of Ping Europe Limited.
“We want to provide our apparel customers with the same award-winning service they’ve come to expect from the hardware brand. The new appointments are further examples of the steps being taken to ensure that the apparel business’s approach completely mirrors that of hardware.”