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Jessops Gets New Chief Operating Officer - Commercial Director of Jessops Neil Old is to become the Chief Operating Officer.
Neil Old will become Jessops' new Chief Operating Officer.
Neil has worked as the Commercial Director for Jessops, and has vest experience of the industry through working at Dixons and PC World as a Commercial and Managing Director.
Peter Duncombe who had been working as a consultant to Jessops for the last three months will replace Neil as Commercial Director and be responsible for the buying, stock functions and photo initiatives.
Jessops is now an established multi channel retailer and online sales have increased further to over 40% of company sales with the proportion collected in store remaining over 70% so Jessops can continue to build strong face-to-face relationships with its customers and offer the service and convenience that makes them choose collect at store.
The photo business is in growth and sales are accelerating as a number of new initiatives are landed in store and online.
The Jessops Academy offering customers training on all aspects of photography has been successfully bought in house and since its re launch in the Summer Jessops has already sold over 1000 customer courses.
Visit the Jessops website for more information about the company.