British kitchen manufacturer Omega PLC has announced the appointment of Steve Hazlehurst as the company's head of marketing.
New to the kitchen industry, Hazlehurst comes with over two decades of experience in strategic and consumer-facing marketing, and has held brand positioning roles within the fashion and sports performance sectors.
Hazlehurst's appointment comes as Omega continues to strengthen its growth plans. He will focus on supporting the company's long-term goals of enhancing brand experience by driving greater awareness, increasing sales through retail partners and assisting in the continued growth of the business's Contract offering.
Speaking about the hire, Simon Barber, CEO of Omega PLC, said: "We are thrilled to welcome Steve to the Omega team. His skills and expertise within the marketing industry have already made him an essential part of the business at this important time for Omega and the kitchen industry".
Hazlehurst added: "This is a very exciting time to be joining Omega PLC, who so far have been one of the kitchen sector's best-kept secrets. The manufacturing facilities, product offering and service solutions at Omega are second-to-none, and to have the ability to use my marketing experience to bring this to life is an opportunity that I will truly relish."
Pictured: Steve Hazlehurst.