A leading artificial grass firm has recently welcomed two new members of staff to its team to enhance its business in the south.
Kerry Lee and Emma Baddeley have been appointed to the roles of Area Sales Manager and Sales and Marketing Co-ordinator respectively with ArtificialGrass.com.
Kerry, 41, lives in Leicestershire with her husband Simon, children Max, 13, Ben, 12, and Ellaruby, nine, her stepson, Morgan, 19, and the family’s pet jackahuahuas, Dexter and Boo Boo.
She joined the company in February 2019 and has brought a wide range of experience to the position.
Having originally trained as a nurse, Kerry went onto be the Assistant Manager of a pub, a Customer Service Advisor and Returns Manager for Hallmark, where she worked for a period of seven years, and, most recently, an Account Manager for Rockwool Insulation.
Responsible for co-ordinating ArtificialGrass.com’s sales in the south of England, Kerry spends time supporting independent builders merchant clients, visiting branches, training staff, as well as participating in trade days to help grow the firm’s landscaping sales.
When she is not at work, Kerry devotes herself to encouraging her children in realising their potential, with Morgan set to join the Royal Marines, while Max plays for Nottingham Forest FC, and Ben and Ellaruby pursue their passion for the performing arts, having both been cast in an upcoming production of Sweeney Todd at Leicester’s Haymarket Theatre.
Also from Leicestershire, Emma lives with her fiancé John, to whom she is getting married in October 2019, and his 13-year-old daughter, Hannah.
Emma joined the ArtificialGrass.com team in March 2019, having previously been a Team Leader in the independent garden centre sector at Gardman UK Ltd.
On a day-to-day basis, Emma’s role see her processing artificial turf orders for merchants, taking calls from customers to provide advice and quotations for jobs, managing the firm’s social media accounts, co-ordinating deliveries, and offering support to Kerry and the installer network.
In her spare time, Emma enjoys working out at the gym, spending time with her family and friends, travelling abroad, hosting barbeques, or watching Hannah play rugby for Leicestershire Girls.
To find out more, visit www.artificialgrass.com. Alternatively, customers can call 0843 224 7878.