Sutcliffe Play strengthens team with new appointment

Tim Preece Manufacturing DirectorPlay equipment company Sutcliffe Play has strengthened its team with the appointment of a new Director of Manufacturing.

Tim Preece will oversee Sutcliffe Play’s manufacturing process to continuously improve the company’s products and service to customers.

Tim brings a wealth of experience to the role, having previously fulfilled the role of Operations Director for an importer and manufacturer of products for the garden and leisure industry. He has 25 years’ experience in senior operations and manufacturing management.

Tim says: “As soon as you walk through the door at Sutcliffe Play, there is an enthusiasm and drive that is infectious. The company has recently started a new initiative of business growth and improvement and I believe that I have the knowledge and experience to be a valuable member of the team. 

“My role is to ensure our systems and methods of manufacture are ‘best in class’ and robust enough to withstand the pace of change in this dynamic industry.

“The potential in the company is immense and I am looking forward to developing the team to release that potential.  The employees have a tremendous amount of industry and product knowledge and experience, to which I can give some new direction and mentoring.”

Martin Griffin, Managing Director at Sutcliffe Play concludes: “Tim has a great deal of experience and enthusiasm when it comes to manufacturing performance. We’re sure he will be a valuable asset to the company and look forward to working together to grow the business and ensure Sutcliffe Play remains at the forefront of the play industry.”