Basildon, Essex:  New Venture Active is delighted to introduce two new additions to its sales team.  Geoff Pullin and Andrew Hill join the permanent staff as covering the South West/Wales and the North respectively and John Kelly takes over the Midlands.  All three share the same love of golf and have accumulated wide and varied business experience.

Geoff Pullin is an experienced sales man who has made his name in golf working at Pro Shop Europe and at Srixon.  He is delighted to take up this new position as he explains, “This role is one I have been looking for since starting in the golf industry and I cannot wait to present these impressive apparel options to my accounts. I personally feel that in Sunice we have a fantastic story to tell and its credibility and quality is unquestionable in the weather proof apparel market.”

Andrew Hill has held a number of roles, most recently at Hunley Hotel & Golf Resort.  He is one of a small number of people to hold a Diploma in Club Management and he believes this will help him to meet the needs of his customers, “I cannot wait to be representing these top brands. There is a place for each of these brands to sit at retail and I believe I am well placed to identify the right places for them places and maximise the brands’ exposure.”

John Kelly has been a golfer for over 30 years, regularly representing his county.  He brings a wealth of retail experience as well as a clear understanding of golf business.  “I am excited to finally combine my two loves: golf and retail.  Being an active club member and a regular golfer, I understand what consumers are looking for and what challenges the club Pro faces.  I am delighted to add Sunice and PGA TOUR apparel to my portfolio.  They are quality brands with exceptional products.”

The team is lead by Group Sales Director, Tony Wilkinson who joined the business earlier this year.  The full line up now reads as follows:

Scotland:    Gary Castles

The North:    Andrew Hill

The Midlands:    John Kelly

The Home Counties:    Nick Harvey

South West/Wales:    Geoff Pullin

Ireland:    Damien Vaughan

Wilkinson commented, “Geoff, Andrew and John have already proven themselves to be valuable additions to the team.  They are passionate about golf, understand retailers and love the product ranges.  Their passion is already bringing in new customers in their territories.”

For further details on the Sunice and PGA TOUR apparel collections please contact New Venture Active on 01268 243670 and follow us socially @SuniceGolfEU