GES Group Engineer Curtis Wallace, has joined the Company's Technical Sales Team as a Sales Engineer.
Curtis was interested in the electrical industry from a young age, and decided to pursue electrical engineering as a career. He said:
“Engineering is a great trade to work in – no two days are the same, technology and working methods are always developing, and there’s usually a challenging element to most jobs. You have to think on your feet and find the best solution for the customer.”
GES Group have achieved unprecedented growth over the past five years, growing revenue by 57% and winning the Business Growth Award in the 2015 Business Excellence Awards. Customer Relations Manager, Lorraine Farrell, commented:
“To grow sustainably, and ensure our customer needs are met, and exceeded, we had to expand our customer service provision. In the highly technical electrical and mechanical engineering industry, it is vital that our sales team have sound technical knowledge and know-how. It’s also excellent for us to promote Engineers from within the business, as they have first-hand experience of being on our customer sites, and in many cases have worked with our customers directly. Curtis is an excellent fit for the Sales Team, with the potential for future progression.”
Curtis brings 5 years' experience to this role, having worked with industrial electrical power systems, electric motors, and power analysis & energy efficiency equipment over the course of his Apprenticeship. Curtis adds:
"It’s exciting to work for a forward-thinking company that is growing, and embracing change. This new role gives me more responsibility, and allows me to have input into how the company operates. I work directly with our customers, providing high levels of customer service, while also growing our Technical Sales division.”
GES Group wish Curtis every success in his new role, and look forward to watching his progression.