enthusiast, Trudi Smith, has been appointed a sales representative at Coventry-based John
Astley & Sons, one of the UK's major suppliers of personal protection equipment,
janitorial consumables, tools and workwear.
Trudi, aged 27 from Leamington Spa, has previous experience working
in the industrial and electronics products field and has successfully completed the
Advanced Certificate in Marketing Management course.
More recently she has been working for herself taking on marketing and tele-sales
Working for Astleys Industrial Consumables Division, her sales area includes the west
of Coventry and Birmingham.
"Astleys has a strong customer base in the Coventry area and it is my aim to
increase the repeat sales, as well as explore new leads.
"I am confident that I can make a success of this exciting new position which will
pull on all my previous sales experience," said Trudi.
John Astley & Sons was established in 1730 as general merchants and presently
employs over 70 staff and supplies more than 7,500 customers.
Jonathan Astley, sales and marketing director for Astleys, said:
"Trudi has a proven track record in the sales environment. Her commitment and
enthusiasm complements our highly professional sales team."
Trudi has a passion for fast cars and previously used to race a Mustang in drag races.