15 October 2007 — Sawston (UK): Jeremy Porteous has been appointed national account director at Spicers UK.
With a strong background in sales management, Porteous has 16 years’ experience in the office products industry.
He started in the office products industry with a Worcestershire-based company, before pursuing a career in sales management with a move to a Birmingham-based office equipment dealer in 1992.
In 1996 he moved to Pitney Bowes Office Systems as national accounts and public sector manager then to Canon (UK) in 1999 in a sales manager role.
"Porteous has extensive experience of our industry and a solid sales background. His knowledge and contacts are already proving a great asset to Spicers’ National Accounts Team," said Richard Cook, sales director at the company.