Meet our team
Phil has worked at Shawtrack since 2010 after completing his studies at Hadlow College. Starting out in the factory, Phil was eager to gain experience in all areas of the company from welding and fabrication, through to production. Jumping at his opportunity to gain his HGV Class 1 licence, Phil passed his test in 2014 and is taking every opportunity to get behind the wheel.
Jamie has been at Shawtrack for 8 years, starting out as the Hire Manager for Shawhire. Since then, he has progressed to become the head of sales and is a valuable asset to the team. Outside of work, Jamie is the Chairman for Carlton Town Juniors FC and likes nothing more than talking football! Contact Jamie to discuss how we can produce a product that is perfect for you.
Emma joined Shawtrack in 2014 providing sales support to Jamie but has since progressed to office manager and Sales Consultant. Emma works hard at generating new sales leads and orders, but is keen to maintain a strong relationship with all of our customers. Emma is a valued member of the team and provides excellent customer service. If you are interested in receiving a quote for a new body, Emma is the person to contact!
Glenn joined Shawtrack in 1998 as a supervisor for the preparation team in the paint shop, and was soon promoted to Manager. Glenn is responsible for the production of all of our builds. Glenn’s team is responsible for producing a third more vehicle per week than in previous years and we are looking to expand the workshop in order to reduce lead time. From managing the schedule to implementing the design in the workshop, his years of experience and skills are utilised in this role.
Cheryl is our new Sales Administrator and is currently working part-time Monday to Thursday. Cheryl has a beautiful little girl, so spends the rest of her time being a fabulous mum. Cheryl is currently looking after our sales administration, which includes everything from making courtesy calls to customers, updating sales notes and generating sales paperwork. Cheryl is a lively member of the team and is very eager to learn the ropes.
Purchasing & Parts Manager
Karl initially joined Shawtrack in 2012 as a Finishing/Fitter, but progressed to Purchasing and Parts Manager in 2014. Karl’s biggest quality is his ability to think on his feet, trying his hardest at any task and always going above and beyond what is expected of him. There is no such thing as “can’t”.
Karl’s main responsibilities focus on working closely with some of the biggest suppliers in the industry, liaising with manufacturers, relevant internal departments and customers to ascertain the best products and suppliers for the company.
Marketing Communications Executive
Jane joined the company April 2015 to take the lead on all things Marketing. Jane is our first employee dedicated solely to marketing and we hope that she can help the company grow its brand value and awareness. As part of her role, she will be looking for opportunities to shout about our products and grow our brand with marketing and communication initiatives. Don’t forget to check out our social media pages on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn!
Carol has been looking after the business’ finances, along with the occasional HGV drive, since Jamie founded the company in 1992. After completing studies in Accounting, Carol took control of the company’s finances to support Jamie in his start-up and has been involved in all the big decisions and milestones of the company’s history. Carol is most proud of her two children Phil and Jane, who are now part of the family business.
Harriet joined the team in 2011 and works part-time since her little boy arrived in September 2014. Her main responsibilities include looking after the accounts, new employee orientation, and Health & Safety improvements. Along with being mother to her beautiful little boy, Hugo, and wife to Phil.