Meet the Staff Part 2

Paul Richmond (Tool and Machinery Sales Advisor)

Meet our resident Tool and Machinery Expert Sales Advisor: Mr Paul Richmond.

Paul’s background explains why he has such a great knowledge of tools and machinery and is always able to give good advice to customers. After completing a full apprenticeship in the Royal Ordinance Factory he then worked for 7 years as a machinist in the engineering industry. During this time he developed a love of woodwork and spent his evenings honing his skills in various woodworking disciplines such as joint cutting and setting machines etc. Later he joined his friends general building company as a carpenter come kitchen fitter. He spent 6 good years with him and learnt a lot about working on site and building work in general as well as further developing his ability to work in wood. At the end of that six years Paul started his own business making furniture which lasted 4 years. He then moved into retail by working as a salesman for a builders merchant. Since his move to Data, Paul has built up an excellent rapport with customers who trust him in recommending the right tool for the job.

If you have any questions for Paul feel free to call or email him:

Tel: 0845 2300 299

paul.richmond@datapowertools.co.uk

Meet the Staff Part 1

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Meet our resident Tool and Machinery Expert Sales Advisor:
Mr David Union.

Dave has a vast knowledge of tools and machinery especially in the woodworking industry. He has given sound advice to customers for many years ensuring that they get the right tool for the job.

Dave can advise you on purchases of industrial machinery such as lathes, bandsaws, planers, thicknessers, table saws, mitre saws, panel saws, scroll saws, spindle moulders, mortisers, radial arm saws, sanders, universal machines and dust extractors. He has previously overseen the installation of machinery at educational institutions and local government departments as well as looking after the needs of the local tradesman and the serious hobbyist.

A keen woodworker himself he can often be found in his workshop working on a new project in his spare time.

If you have any questions for Dave feel free to call or email him:

Tel: 0845 2300 299

david.union@datapowertools.co.uk