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Nigel has over 28 years of experience in Sales & Marketing and the recruitment sector with the last 24 years being in and around the Garden, Home, Catering, DIY and non food sectors.

Nigel has developed a strong reputation and relationships in Garden retail and has a knowledge of this sector that is second to none.

Having spent the last 22 years with Stewart, the UK leading manufacturer of Garden, Home and Catering products, Nigel has developed a knowledge of UK and oversees business and has supplied this to a variety of customers in a variety of sectors and channels.

Nigel has also worked for Grosfillex (French garden furniture and planter manufacturer), Lotus Water Garden Products (who were a part of the Stewart Group) and Brook Street Recruitment having started his career with Bury Football Club in football administration progressing to board level.

Nigel has managed larger UK multiple retailers as well as Garden Centres/Garden Centre groups and has also built and developed successful sales teams in his career.

Nigel is well known for his relationship building and carries a high personal code of ethics in his dealings with people and organisations.

I have personally worked with Nigel for a number of years, originally when I was Buying Director for a garden centre chain. I always found Nigel knowledgeable about the industry and the wider marketplace, insightful and a consummate professional. More recently I have been working as Chief Executive of the Horticultural Trades Association and have worked closely with Nigel on a number of projects. Nigel has been a very valuable member of our Garden Industry Marketing Board where his marketing and sales expertise has been invaluable. Nigel is also an active member of the HTA manufacturers committee and has assisted the association and the industry to drive a programme of change.

Nigel has always been a pleasure to work with, his knowledge and integrity are beyond question. I would recommend Nigel’s services,his attention to detail and careful analysis would be of benefit to many businesses.
— Carol Paris, CEO, HTA

Nigel sits on the Board of GIMA (Garden Industry Manufacturer Association) and also sits on the Marketing Committee of the HTA (Horticultural Trades Association). During his time with GIMA Nigel has served as Treasurer, Vice President and President.

Nigel can also call upon a selection of gifted and talented services providers to support him in his business to provide clients with a fully rounded and impressive service.

Nigel is also actively involved in his local community Church in Lancashire and is the Senior Leader there.

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