Calrec is further investing in its people, especially across key positions, as the company builds on its aim of continuing to increase its reputation across the industry for both innovation and quality with the appointment of Helen Jones as Operations Manager.
Helen Jones, who previously worked at the company, has re-joined Calrec at its headquarters in Hebden Bridge. Her new role will ensure manufacturing and operations meet the demands of the business for quality, on-time delivery and team development.
Sid Stanley, General Manager, Calrec, said: “This appointment is another example of Calrec continuing its investment in the future, both ours and that of our customers. We’re always striving to improve our production efficiency and quality, using the latest techniques. The COVID era will bring new challenges to our supply chain and the way we work, challenges that we will face head on, so our customers remain unaffected. Helen’s role will be to ensure that operationally we stay ahead of a fast evolving and changing business environment, combining her great knowledge of Calrec with her leadership and management experiences to take Operations to the next level.”
Helen Jones: Helen Jones, Calrec’s new
Operations Manager in front of a Calrec Artemis audio mixing console at
Calrec’s headquarters in Hebden Bridge.
Jones is very well versed in the latest production models, has extensive project management experience, and as a former engineer at Calrec, understands broadcast customer needs and requirements. She has a strong track record in the industry.
Jones commented: “We need to work in as agile a way as possible, being as responsive to short notice demands as possible while never compromising on quality. Calrec is an innovative company that puts both technical capabilities and quality control first, which is hugely important given the challenging times we’re all in. My decision to return to the company was an easy one, and I’m excited to execute my skills and knowledge to effectively manage my team and quality of the products so that our customers truly benefit.