British kitchen manufacturer Omega PLC has announced the promotion of Ben Jones, left, to the role of creative lead design manager and Ashley Gerrard, right, to retail design manager to support its commitment to provide unrivalled design to its customers.
Ben is a longstanding member of the Omega team having worked for the Yorkshire-based business for over 15 years. In his new role, he will be responsible for the strategic design direction of the business, interpreting where kitchen design is going, Omega’s lead on this, and ensuring that Omega’s contract and retail teams are true to these principles. Ben will also be supporting the retail and contracts sales process by providing high level design and product expertise to customers and working with the technical team to support, develop and implement new product into their chosen markets.
Ashley has worked at Omega for over four years and has a wealth of experience in project and retail design in the kitchen manufacturing and retail sector. Ashley has been promoted to retail design manager with control of all aspects of design fulfilment projects across the Retail business including customer displays, VIP commissions and Omega’s internal showrooms.
Andrew Rawlinson, head of retail operations, S & OP and quality said: “I am delighted to confirm Ben and Ash in their new roles which will enable us to offer yet more high-level design and new product expertise to our retail and contracts customers and our sales teams going forward.”