Luke and Daniel Smith have both been appointed to the position of engineering director at Adelco.
Luke will be responsible for the strategic leadership of the sales department within the business and will contribute to the overall growth strategy, helping the business achieve further success both in the UK and worldwide.
Luke has an electrical based background and has extensive experience in the textile printing trade, both hands on and with the last five years as Adelco’s technical sales manager.
Daniel brings a strong engineering background with him, as well as his established experience within Adelco’s R&D department, based in the China facility that has been at the forefront of ground breaking advances within the industry.
Both Luke and Daniel have made major contributions to Adelco’s success over the last few years. These new appointments will ensure that the high level of innovation and excellence that customers have come to expect from Adelco, continues to the next generation.
Leigh Smith, CEO and father Of Luke and Daniel, said: “It’s a proud day to have both my boys become directors in the business. Their combination of youth and enthusiasm coupled with the global experience they have already gained will greatly benefit our business going forward.”
Managing director, Mark Smith added: “Adelco have seen another year of growth increasing year on year turnover by over 28%. Luke’s experience in digital textile printing and drying systems and Daniel’s experience in product development and technical support have both been major contributors to this success. I am delighted to have such new and innovative input that Luke and Daniel bring to Adelco and we welcome them as directors of the company.
“Our expansion plans continue with other new posts being filled in both our sales and service support departments”