lee francis business development manager

Vision is delighted to welcome Lee Francis as Business Development Manager to its Head Office in Blackburn.

With a background in corporate clothing, Lee has worked alongside some of the biggest airlines and hotels for over 17 years with clients such as Emirates, Mercure, Hilton and IHG, responsible for securing new business from customers around the globe.

A demonstrated history in working in the apparel and fashion industry, Lee also comes to Vision with experience in business planning, operations management, retail and sales.

Lee will be responsible for maintaining strong working relationships with Vision’s customers, communicating new product developments and innovations, attending industry conferences and events, developing quotes and proposals and identifying new leads or markets.

Group Hospitality Sales and Marketing Director, Fraser Donaldson, said: “Lee’s track record, internal experience and wide breadth of knowledge across multiple industries will prove invaluable in his role as Business Development Manager at Vision.

His experience, his reputation and his passion made him a natural fit for the company and we’re delighted to have him join Vision to help further our expansion plans and sales footprint across the globe.”

Lee said: “Vision has an esteemed reputation around the world as a leading supplier of luxury, performance and specialist textiles to a range of customers across multiple industries.

There is a marked opportunity to grow further and I believe they are in an excellent position to capitalise on growth through development of new business. Their brand values, ethos and proficiency attracted me to the Vision group and I am hugely excited to be on board at such an exciting time.”