Leading fit-out specialist Butler & Willow has announced the appointment of Richard Woodward as its first head of business and client services.
Richard has more than 20 years of experience in commercial business development in operational management and directorial roles and has grown and sold his own successful company. In his new role, Richard will lead Butler & Willow’s sales and marketing team and work closely with the clients Butler & Willow partner with.
He is the third new hire to join the East Midlands fit-out firm at its working showroom in Long Eaton since October.
Richard said: “Butler & Willow is a leader in its field with a fantastic reputation, so I was delighted to be appointed to this new and exciting role.
“With my history of building businesses and driving companies into the future, and with over 20 years of commercial and corporate experience at a senior level, I jumped at the opportunity to help direct the company and grow the business even more.
“I want Butler & Willow’s long-standing principals of customer service and trust, design and technical expertise, and reliability and assured results to shine through everything it does. I’m looking forward to getting stuck in and working closely with the creative and talented team.”
James Willow,Mmanaging Director of Butler & Willow, said: “With the rapid evolution of the workplace and so much attention at the moment on employee wellbeing, we have seen a boom in business.
“It was clear we needed to create a new role to support the marketing and sales team, and with his rich experience working with major companies across various sectors, Richard is the perfect person for the job.
“It’s our mission to create the most creative and stimulating working environments for businesses of all sizes using our expert knowledge and it’s a very exciting time with our own team growing from strength to strength.”
Butler & Willow provides workplace solutions through tailored interior design, fit-out, refurbishment, workplace furniture, mezzanine floors, shelving systems and storage solutions from office design concept through to complete installation and aftercare.