Appointment of Sebastian James to Grow Industrial Door Sales in the South East
Hart Door Systems has appointed Sebastian James as area sales manager for the South East to help increase its presence in the region.
The company, based in Newcastle, is a long-established and pioneering designer and manufacturer of commercial and industrial doors.
Sebastian, born in the UK, emigrated to South Africa as a child. He has since had a lengthy career in the door industry with Roll-Up Serranda, the oldest and biggest roller shutter door manufacturer in South Africa. The company manufactures custom made industrial roller shutter doors for the industrial, commercial and domestic industry.
With more than 30 years in the industry, Sebastian has a wealth of experience, which includes specifying and tailoring designs to meet the needs of customers.
In his role with Hart Door Systems, Sebastian will engage with current customers and contacts and develop relationships with new companies. Based in Kent, Sebastian will be working across the South East to increase Hart Door System’s profile in the region.
Commenting on his new role Sebastian James, area sales manager – South East at Hart Door Systems, said: “I was looking to move back to the UK and after an internet search I quickly came across Hart Door Systems. I was drawn to the company because of its family-run history, longevity and innovative product range.
“The company’s ethos of l ooking at ways to respond to and resolve a customer’s challenge resonates with me and how I work, so I knew we would be a good fit for each other.”
Nick Hart, Managing Director at Hart Door Systems added: “We are delighted to be welcoming Sebastian into the company. Not only does he have some fantastic experience which he can bring to the team, but his appointment also marks a significant step forward in developing our presence in the South East region of the UK.”
Designed and made in Britain, Hart Doors Systems’ commercial and industrial doors are used across the globe, and the company works hand-in-hand with customers to ensure effective and efficient installation and operation – whatever environment its door systems are applied to.
The company, which has been operational throughout the Covid-19 lockdown supporting customers in key sectors, has implemented a number of new manufacturing processes to ensure the safety of its workers and all those who they come into contact with.