Meet the dedicated team who keep the sewing machines whirring and the flags moving out the door at Flagmakers HQ.
Kirstie has worked for several organisations in the flag industry so we were delighted to welcome her to our top team. As one of the UK’s Specialist Flagmakers we are proud to have our sales represented by key team members who are time-served in the particular nuances of producing flags and their associated accessories. Kirstie is an expert in our custom flag and textile branding products.Latest Post: Kim leaves for 5 month Sabbatical • See all posts from Kirstie
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As a Key Account Manager for several of our main clients Carmel has a solid grounding in the requirements of those buying Flags for the trade, and as part of corporate procurement. She is on hand to provide a prompt response to both trade and individual enquiries. If Irish Charm was the key to success Carmel would be leading the way, our resident Dubliner ensures the craic in our office is always good.
Charlotte is one of the experienced members of the Flagmakers team You will always find her able to provide a good quality response to your enquiry. Since joining us Charlotte has learnt the ropes fast. In addition to her responsibilities looking after several key clients Charlotte is also a great person to speak to about our wider branding ranges, including event and retail graphics.Latest Post: Staffordshire County Flag Vote • See all posts from Charlotte
Kim joined us in early 2014 her can-do approach helps keep the sales team motivated. Kim’s has extensive customer service experience and the best possible service for clients is her main aim. Kim has gained a broad knowledge of the flag industry and will handle your queries with ease, as well as making you smile in the process!Latest Post: Hand Sewn Flags • See all posts from Kim
Hannah is the baby of the team joining us early in 2015, but don’t let that fool you! Hannah has a wonderfully bubbly attitude and is always willing to deal with any enquiry. Hannah has really found her feet quickly and is the perfect person to give you advice on your flag and its care.
Accounts and Admin
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With over 10 years service Jayne has her finger on the pulse of all the financials of our business. Invoicing, credit control and purchasing are all co-ordinated by Jayne. Speak to her if you have a query on any financial matter.
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Every business needs someone keeping the accounts administration organised. Charlotte backs up Jayne Pentin in our accounts department ensuring suppliers are paid and customers invoiced.
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Kamile joined the company in November 2016, after graduating with a Business and Marketing degree. She juggles her workload between the sales and marketing teams. She runs many of our marketing activities and provides great customer service to our clients. Her teamwork skills and positivity help her to cover the many elements of her role.
Graphics and Production
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Svilena started at Flagmakers as a sewing machinist moving into the role of chief cutter and pattern maker. Now Svilena is heavily involved in our graphic design processes. Alongside the design role Svilena delicately hand-paints bespoke flags. Her artistic talents assist her in the drawing and painting of these beautiful pieces. Her previous experience as a sewing machinist and fabric cutter assist Svilena in understanding the whole flag manufacture process and assists her in designing and manufacturing flags which look stunning when flying.
Jonathan acquired Flagmakers in 2009 and has overseen its successful transition from a traditional flag maker to the diverse and vibrant business that it is today.
One of the current directors of Flagmakers, Paul has nearly 2 decades of experience in the graphics and display industry. Paul over sees the sales and marketing teams as well as retaining a hands-on customer facing role and key account management.Latest Post: Flag Focus – Iceland • See all posts from Paul
Keeping production running smoothly in a short lead time manufacturing environment is always challenging. Steve directs all aspects of production and ensures our infrastructure and facilities remain in tip-top condition.
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Chris is our chief number cruncher. Sitting on the parent company board and operating at group level Chris produces many of the key financial documents that are important for the successful management of our company. Previously Chris was the General Manager of Flagmakers so he has an abundance of practical knowledge about our products. Occasionally during hectic periods you might just get Chris on the line when you call us, he will always be pleased to help.