Meet the Print-Leeds’ team – they have a wealth of experience in the printing and reprographic industry which is why our company is unrivalled. Longevity and loyalty is the name of the game at Print-Leeds – nearly all of the team have worked here for a number of years.
Rod Fisher: Managing Director
As a specialist printing company our expertise is unrivalled, as is the quality of our work, attention to detail and customer service. We believe we’re one of the best and most technically advanced printers in the UK.
Owner and Managing Director, Rod Fisher established Print-Leeds in March 2002. The business evolved from a reprographic business, Repropak, which he’d owned since 1986. Rod started his working life serving an apprenticeship in a repro house and has owned and managed a print and reprographic business for over 25 years. His experience and expertise in this business is second to none.
Isobel Hainsworth-Brear: Director
Isobel is a highly experienced marketing and PR director with over 20 years experience. She will be heading up the marketing function and working on a number of special projects for the management team.
It’s an exciting time at Print-Leeds. Since I joined the firm we have moved premises, bought another 7-colour press and renovated our new offices and print works. It’s great to work for a company that is forward thinking and investing in new machinery to stay at the top of its game.
Paul Fisher: Operations Director
Our quality and service is the result of a carefully constructed environment. Investing in people, as well as new technology, is the fabric of the company.
Paul’s had a long working relationship with Rod Fisher as he was a director of Repropak before joining Print-Leeds as Production Director. Paul is responsible for all the production and technical issues plus the general management. He has been in the printing and reprographic industry for over two decades and has a wealth of experience.
Simon Wigginton: Production Manager
Label printing for the beer, water and food industries is a niche market. We understand this market and this specialist type of print through and through. As a business, our experience and expertise is second to none. We are the label printing experts producing a product which supports and enhances a brand.
Simon has worked for S&C Labels which was acquired by Print-Leeds for 25 years. He started his working life as a trainee printer before moving into the reprographics department and finally gaining promotion to Production Manager for the labels division of the company. In this roll he has overall responsibility for the planning, efficiency and the quality of the work produced in each department. Throughout the years he has built up a wealth of experience and knowledge in this sector of print.
Paul Mason: Account Manager Label Sales
Print-Leeds has a clear understanding that investment in the very best machinery is extremely important to future success and growth. With a solid reprographic background, Print-Leeds appreciates that consistency of quality and accurate colour continuity is paramount to clients’ needs in today’s market.
Paul has been selling B1/B2 sheet fed print into the label and packaging market since 1995. Before that he sold digital artwork and repro for Gilchrist Brothers in Leeds. He has an excellent depth of technical knowledge in the litho offset print process, from artwork through to the final product.
Darren Holmes: Account Manager Plastics Sales
Not only do we want to provide the best finished product, we want to provide the best customer service as well. We’d like all our customers to have a superb Print-Leeds experience.
Darren has worked in the printing and reprographic industry all his working life latterly moving into a sales role. He’s responsible for his division’s business development, sales, account management and estimating. He served his apprenticeship in the reprographics side of the industry and since then has worked as a Graphics Co-ordinator before moving into reprographic and print sales.
Nicole Mortimer: Account Manager Digital Sales
Digital print is constantly evolving and we’re continually investing in new equipment which widens our product portfolio further, enabling us to adapt to the demands of the market and keep our prices competitive.
Nicole has worked in digital print for the last 17 years. She has a wealth of account management experience and a sound digital print background Prior to working in print Nicole was a personal trainer.
Joan Trigg: Company Secretary
Print-Leeds is a great company to work for; there’s a lovely atmosphere and the whole team works well together. We’re committed to being the best.
Joan is our Company Secretary. She’s a qualified book-keeper and looks after the accounts, chases money, makes sure we get paid and provides all the information required for Companies House.