Mike, who joined the company in 2004, will now act as the primary point of contact for all UK and European garden centre accounts.
Manos Kanellos, Sales and Marketing Manager at Growth Technology, said: “Mike is a highly committed and valued member of the team at Growth Technology. He has lots of experience in the industry and a great deal of enthusiasm. I would like to congratulate Mike on his achievements.”
Mike, who originally comes from Blackpool, attended Heathfield Community School near Taunton. He then went on to study for a degree in Media and Cultural Studies at the University of the West of England in Bristol and a postgraduate certificate in Business Administration at the University of Exeter.
In his spare time, the 30-year-old enjoys relaxing with music. He also likes to spend as much time as possible with his two children.
Mike said: “I am delighted with my promotion to Account Manager at Growth Technology and I’m looking forward to helping contribute towards the company’s continuing success.
“I will be acting as the interface between Growth Technology and its customers and will be providing technical advice and support to the sales team and our customers.
“Within the role I will also be responsible for managing agents, as well as opening new accounts and overseeing customer needs.
“I look forward to my new role and the additional responsibilities it brings.”
To find out more about Growth Technology, which has its headquarters in Taunton, Somerset, the products it offers and stockists details, please call 01823 325291 or visit www.focus-on-plants.com.