Meet the Team – Demonstrations Manager Grant
Over the coming weeks and months on the blog we are going to be running a series of blogs here highlighting some of the key members of #TeamSpaceVac.
Earlier in the week we published a short interview with our new French Distributor OSCICLEAN (which you can read by clicking here) and today we sat down for a brief chat with our Demonstrations Manager Grant – who you will have read a number of posts by in the past here)
Name: Grant Phillips
Job Title: Demonstration Manager / Operations Manager SSC
How long have you worked at SpaceVac? 7 years
What did you do before working here? Perpetual Inventory Manager
What do you do day-to-day at SpaceVac? As the Demonstrations Manager at SpaceVac, my role sees me both out in the field on customer sites delivering demonstrations of the system to potential clients and hands on training to new customers but also working in a sales capacity – identifying key accounts and working to secure demonstration appointments with that companies key FM leaders.
What’s your favourite thing about your job? I get to meet new people and build strong relationships everyday my job also takes me to some amazing places and countries – in the last couple of years I’ve been lucky enough to travel all over the states, Sweden, Canada, France… I love this part of my job and I can’t wait to get back on the road again this year!
What excites you about going to work? Thats an easy one – Seeing customers faces when I demonstrate to them on a really bad area and they see the results a SpaceVac gives them – that’s the best!
What are you working on right now? Currently I am work on building our SSC company – which provides an outsourced cleaning solutions to businesses – and also obtaining and demonstrating to potential clients for SpaceVac.
What do you like to do outside of work? After a hectic day I love to hit the gym and weekends sees me and my family supporting our local basketball team (Hemel Storm).
What are your ambitions for the future? To grow with SpaceVac and be the driving force internationally as well as domestically while continuing to improve myself.
And just while I’ve got the kettle on – Tea or coffee? Why not, a cup of Rosie Lee for me please!
Keep up to date with Grant on Twitter by following him at @SpaceVacDM and keep checking back for future updates with the team shortly!