Stonegate Welcomes Two New People To #TeamStonegate

Keith Barker And Kirsty Paterson Join The Stonegate Team This Month


Stonegate Precision Tooling enthusiastically welcomed two new members to its team earlier this month. Keith Barker joins the Stonegate team as a new Internal Sales Executive, while Kirsty Paterson joins as the Customer Service Coordinator.

“We are thrilled to welcome two new members into our team” says Clayton Worsley, Commercial Manager for Stonegate. “They make a fantastic addition to our growing business and have given the sales team a new burst of energy.”

Keith Barker comes to Stonegate from the motor trade industry, having previously worked in sales for Motor Lease UK Ltd. Before then, Keith’s experience was as a Production Supervisor in a factory, which will give him a key insight into the challenges faced by Stonegate’s customer base.

“I am looking forward to facing a fresh challenge.” Keith tells us, “After 17 years in the motor trade, it will be interesting learning about new products and services in a totally new industry for me. Looking forward to transferring the skills that I have learned in the past into my new role and offering our customers the highest level of customer support and service.”

Kirsty joins the team with a different set of skills. Freshly qualified from sixth form, this will be Kirsty’s first steps into the business world. Kirsty studied accounts, geography and financial studies and was Initially attracted to work at Stonegate because of its friendly and supportive team. Kirsty is looking forward to getting to grips with supporting the needs of Stonegate’s customers.


Stonegate precision tooling balloons 


Stonegate celebrated the new arrivals in style with branded welcome balloons in the office and a tasty pizza lunch, for everyone to get to know each other. Both Kirsty and Keith are following an intense month induction, where they get to know the stone industry a little better, meeting Customers, testing products and learning the new systems and processes.

“I am looking forward to seeing what both Keith and Kirsty will bring to the team” says company director Graham Hazell. “They both come from different backgrounds to bring some new to our team and our customers. The expansion of our sales team will ensure we can increase our commitment to top-quality customer experience when dealing with Stonegate Precision Tooling.”