J D Garage Equipment Announces Appointment of new Marketing Manager.
We’re pleased to announce that well-known speaker and marketing consultant, Nik Hewitt, has now joined us here at our East Yorkshire HQ as Marketing Manager. Nik will head up our traditional, social media, digital marketing and video production support offering.
Nik has worked in film production, digital and traditional marketing for over 25 years. He worked as technical coordinator for the Daily Mail Group’s digital news platforms (including motors.co.uk), was lead strategist for one of America’s premium social media consultancies, was Head of Social Media and Content Marketing for an SEO and PPC agency in Stockholm and has recently been working with a Midlands agency on brands ranging from Carphone Warehouse to Vision Express.
Other companies he’s worked with include the likes of AT&T, PRNewswire, Speedo, the Science and Technology Facilities Council, the British Space Centre and even Ripley’s Believe it or Not! Nik also won an Interactive BAFTA for his work with the Department of Media Culture and Sport.
About his appointment, Nik said, “I love working with B2B brands, especially automotive and engineering, and having a chance to work with a company like JD is a rare privilege. Being able to concentrate on helping them to find their audience, with a product offering this strong, is something I’m really looking forward to. They’re open to new ideas and the new ways in which digital can boost what we do – just like JD embrace the new technology in their own industry. It’s also great to be returning to the north, where I was born and where I learnt my trade.”
J D Garage Equipment Sales Director James Everard said, “I’m really excited to welcome Nik to my team, I’m a huge believer in surrounding yourself with the best people. We have loads of cool ideas for 2019 and I’m already impressed with what Nik is doing.”.
Expect a few changes some BIG) and lot more in our social channels, coming very soon. You can view Nik’s own LinkedIn profile, here.
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