Antalis, Europe’s leading paper, packaging and visual communications merchant, has announced that Marie Challis has become the new Regional Sales Manager in the Office Dealer Channel covering the Southern Region.
Having worked at Antalis for more than 16 years, Marie originally joined the business as a customer service executive in 2001, going on to work in various customer-serving roles before, most recently, occupying the position of Key Account Manager.
Now active in her new role, Marie will be tasked with putting her vast knowledge of the business and the wider industry to good use in order to hone client relationships, drive new business and increase market share within the buoyant Southern Region. Marie will report into Antalis Office Divisional Director, Tim Percival.
Commenting on her new role, Marie said: “I’m delighted to have this opportunity to take over the reins for the Southern region. I’ve worked in my current role for the last 10 years and therefore know the team here very well, and their support has been incredible.
“The move has come at an exciting time, with lots changing within the industry at the moment. My challenge will be to ensure we are ready to adapt to the changing demands of the marketplace, while maintaining the levels of customer service we are famous for providing to clients.”
Tim Percival, Antalis Office Divisional Director, commented: “This is a fantastic move for Marie and recognises the great commitment and contribution she has delivered to the business over the years. This appointment begins a new chapter for Office South and I have every confidence that Marie will bring her trademark passion and drive to this new role.”