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Harlow, Essex, United Kingdom, 2012/01/13 - Haag-Streit UK, the leading manufacturer and distributor of gold-standard optometry and ophthalmic equipment, is pleased to announce the appointment of Nicky Webster in the role of Area Sales Manager, to join the 44-strong team - Haag-Streit-UKcom.
Based remotely, Nicky will be responsible for the North-West region, including Manchester and North Wales.
Nicky previously held the position of Regional Sales Manager at Optical Express where she managed 16 refractive and optical stores. Having worked in the optical industry for 11 years, Nicky brings with her a wealth of experience, including a strong background in sales and management.
Having previously worked for Ultralase, the UK’s longest established laser eye surgery provider, Nicky was involved in the set-up of IOL hospitals and her understanding and knowledge of the optical industry is unparalleled.
“I am delighted to have Nicky on board, managing the sales in our North-West region,” says Dean Johnson, Managing Director, Haag-Streit UK, “She has extensive experience both in the opthalmic sector and in managing the sales process, so I have every confidence that she will be an excellent Area Sales Manager for HS-UK.”
Speaking about her appointment, Nicky said, "Haag-Streit is a well-established and respected company in the optical industry, so when I saw the Area Sales Manager position was available I applied immediately, as I was keen to join the Haag-Streit UK sales team. I have been aware of Haag-Streit products for many years and have used them in previous roles. I am excited to work with such high-quality products and I can’t wait to meet both existing and prospective clients in the North-West area.”
For further information contact Haag-Streit UK on (01279) 414969.