Peterborough, Cambridgeshire – (WiredPRNews.com) Gifts and gadgets business Gifts Guide UK today announced that they have appointed Katy Clyde as Merchandising Director. Katy joins the team within the next few weeks and will be responsible for leading product procurement and placement throughout the GiftsGuideUK.com website.
Katy Clyde, 32 from London, UK has spent the last 6 years working for gifts and gadget business GadgetMotion where she held the position of Head of Merchandising, leading a team of 4 people. Prior to this Katy spent 3 years working for beanbag retailer bakedbean.co.uk and oversaw their international expansion through a number of sub sites.
“It is an absolute coup for us to have been able to convince Katy to join the Gifts Guide UK team.” said Paul Smith, Founder and Managing Director GiftsGuideUK.com. “She brings with her a wealth of experience that will complement our current merchandising team and will hopefully help us to move to that next level. We’re a small business that is growing fast and Katy will be playing such an important role in the future of the business by leading the strategy for product selection and merchandising, she is an exciting acquisition to our team.”
Katy commented: “This is such an exciting move for me and it is great to be joining such a forward thinking company who have made a wealth of high profile appointments to their team in the last few months. I’m looking forward to helping Gifts Guide UK become a force within the competitive gift shops industry.
Gifts Guide UK are the leading UK gift review website making present buying for those ‘difficult to shop for people’. The business was founded in 2009 by Paul Smith and has been built from the ground up with the aim of helping users find the right gift for every occasion.