ALS are pleased to announce the appointment of Chris Knowles as Regional Technical Sales Manager. Chris has 26 years' experience in Greenkeeping, 20 of which as Course Manager in both the UK and Germany. He attended Myerscough College in his early greenkeeping career and continued his professional career development by completing an online foundation degree in Sports Turf, in 2014. With a strong agronomic background, Chris can draw on plethora of technical and practical knowledge and experience to best advise his customers on their grounds management.
Commenting on Chris' appointment, Dan Hughes, Sales and Marketing Director of Maxwell Amenity, said: "We are keen to operate an agronomically skilled and focused team, Chris's calibre and experience will help ensure that this ethos can be effective in helping deliver the best solutions and results for our customers in a rapidly changing product environment."
"We are very excited that Chris has joined us, he reinforces and contributes his skills to the experienced and dedicated team here at ALS."
Chris will be servicing customers in the field and primarily covering areas of the West and East Midlands. He joins Mark Allen, in having previously early in their careers worked under their colleague, South West Technical Sales Manager Ray Hunt during his time as Course Manager at the prestigious Forest of Arden Golf Course. For sentiments sake, we have included a photo of the Forest of Arden Greenkeeping team from 1996 with Chris standing (first to the right) next to Ray Hunt (red jacket and cream trousers).
If you would like some advice or a site visit from Chris or any of our other Regional Technical Sales Managers, then please get in touch on 01952 641949.