Production Supervisor

What do you do at W.Howard? I am responsible for overseeing production at the Astley site


When did you join W.Howard? September 2010


What do you most enjoy about working at W.Howard?  The people. I have met lifelong friends working for W Howard, and have always had managers that have pushed me and encouraged my development


What is your Favourite Product and why?  I really like the KOTA products, that’s what I would pick to have in my home


What’s the best advice you’ve ever received?  Asking for help isn’t a sign of weakness, it’s a sign of strength. It shows you have the courage to admit when you don’t know something, and to learn something new


What most recently made you smile? I can’t remember the last time Rovers won a game, so definitely not that!


Favourite Quote?  “I am serious, and don’t call me Shirley.” – Dr Rumack (Airplane!)


Interesting fact about me? I have four rescue dogs, Ralph, Leo, Maisie and Bubba.  I also sponsor three other rescue dogs.


Favourite Place?  My favourite place is my home!
My favourite places I’ve travelled to are South Africa and Singapore


Favourite Book? I read loads of books – Mostly psychological thrillers or horror books. I like anything by Stephen King (Pet Sematary, Carrie, Misery etc).  My favourite book is called Red Dog by Louis de Bernieres


What was your first job?  I’ve worked since I was 11 or 12. I used to sweep up hair in a barbers and walk people’s dogs after school – I can’t remember which one was first