Archive for August, 2017

Paul Jordan working as a BSI Principle Expert

Thursday, August 31st, 2017

Hoist UK’s Paul Jordan is working as a BSI Principle Expert on the CEN TC433 Working Group 2 representing the UK in the preparation of the new PrEN 17115 European Standard for Entertainment Technology – Specification for design and manufacture of aluminium and steel trusses. The two-day conference is taking place at German Standards body DIN’s Berlin offices.

Hoist UK appoints new Engineering Manager

Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017

Leading lifting equipment manufacturer and supplier Hoist UK announces the appointment of new Engineering Manager Chris Rodgers with immediate effect.

The Engineering Manager position is newly created and Chris will hold a key role in the continued growth and development of the company whilst working closely with John Ball, General Manager, to grow the business within new and existing markets, as well as assisting with new product development.

In this hands-on, practical role Chris will lead our multi-skilled fabrication, installation and servicing teams with a focus on streamlining operational practices, maintaining a high standard of quality control and liaising with all teams within the business for effective management.

John Ball, General Manager said “Chris brings over 10 years of experience within the lifting industry gained worldwide and we are delighted to welcome him to the team. His industry experience and leadership abilities position him well within the business to contribute to achieving our growth objectives”.

Chris added “Hoist UK are a successful, growing business with an established name within the lifting industry and I’m happy to be a part of a forward thinking, customer focused team. I’m ready for the challenge and I’m looking forward to working with Tony, Paul and John to deliver on their development plans for the business”.

Hoist UK Appoint New General Manager

Wednesday, August 2nd, 2017

Hoist UK announces appointment of new General Manager

Leading lifting equipment manufacturer and supplier Hoist UK announces the appointment of new General Manager John Ball with immediate effect.

John will manage the business’s sales and marketing teams, contribute to overall business strategy and lead business development activities which include delivery of Hoist UK’s sales, commercial and customer strategies.

With over 25 years in the lifting equipment industry, John is recognised throughout the market and a welcome addition to the growing Hoist UK team. Commenting on the new appointment Paul Jordan, said “having known John professionally for many years I’m delighted to welcome him to the role of General Manager and have every confidence that he will contribute effectively to our growth and development”.

John added “It’s exciting to join a growing business with such a strong established position with the lifting equipment market both in the UK and internationally. I look forward to further expanding Hoist UK’s business and build on the existing strengths of the sales and marketing teams.”

In addition to John’s appointment Hoist UK are also recruiting for an Engineering Manager to oversee our multi-skilled engineering team.