Exclusive UK and Irish Mimaki distributor, Hybrid Services has announced the appointment of long standing print industry professional, Brett Newman, in the newly created role of Chief Operations Manager. Newman brings over two decades of experience working within the sign and graphics industry and will be responsible for the company’s day to day operations, based at its Cheshire offices.
“We are delighted to welcome Brett to the team at Hybrid and look forward to drawing on his many years of experience and industry knowledge,” states Hybrid director, Peter Mitchell. “His role will encompass all facets of the business, but with a specific focus on our sales and service offering, he will be central to Hybrid and Mimaki’s continued growth.”
Newman has worked within the sign and graphics industry in both reseller and distributor roles and has a wide knowledge of printing, cutting, 3D and engraving systems. “Mimaki’s reputation as an innovator and the scope of its current and future product portfolio were major factors in taking the new role at Hybrid,” he states. “This position presents a great opportunity to work within a fast-moving company that’s developing new products across a wide range of sectors.”
Newman will be attending the Print Show with the rest of the Hybrid team, which starts on Wednesday 11th October at the International Centre in Telford, where Hybrid will be unveiling the new Mimaki UCJV300 LED UV integrated printer/cutter. “No other manufacturer consistently delivers products into so many areas of the print industry and I’m delighted to be joining Hybrid at such an exciting time; helping our reseller partners and end users benefit from Mimaki’s latest technology,” he concludes.