Meet the team behind the scenes at Printondemand-worldwide:
Andy Cork - Managing Director
Printondemand-worldwide is solely owned by Andy Cork who is a ‘hands on’ Managing Director. Andy entered the print industry when he worked as an estimator for the implant International Computers Ltd (now Fujitsu) in the late '80s where he was sponsored to study printing technology at Watford College and went on to achieve a masters in world class manufacturing. Drawing experience from the production models within the car industries of Japan and the USA he went on to implement the ‘just in time’ techniques to the book printing industry by forming Copytech (UK) Ltd (trading as Printondemand-worldwide.com).
Andy puts the emphasis on bespoke solutions at Printondemand-worldwide. Understanding what the customer needs today and in the future has driven Andy’s business approach to innovation, diversification and all whilst conducting day-to-day business in an environmentally friendly manner.
Aaron Roach - Commercial Director
Gary Edwards - Production Manager
Jean Roberts - Business Development Director
Peter Boczko - Operations Director
Over the last 12 months we have seen a lot of growth in our business and so there has been a focus on growing our Account Management team to ensure we deliver high levels of customer care to you. Our Account Managers are all based in our Peterborough print plant and always endeavour to respond to your emails and enquiries within 24 hours.
"Hi, I wear two hats; enthusiastic account manager by day and budding digital marketer by night. I have a passion for all things techy and enjoy a nice frappuccino to start my day off right".
"Hi, I absolutely love the sunshine and going on adventures all over the world! If I'm not trying to plan my next holiday - then you will definitely find me tucking into all kinds of different cheeses!"
"I am married to Chris and like cooking and socialising, caravanning and fishing with my husband, and our holidays in North Cyprus. I have worked in the book industry for over 35 years with experience in all aspects of book manufacturing, having worked on the shop floor, in production planning and customer service".
Lindsey is our receptionist at Printondemand-worldwide. Her role in the company is to answer the phones, process the day-to-day banking and post, ad hoc administration, invoices and book orders.
Rayane is our accounts assistant - she oversees a number of accounts tasks such as sales invoicing, purchase order reconciliation, credit checking and credit control. Additionally, she is responsible for producing all of the periodic financial reports for our customers such as authors' royalty statements and publishers' sales remuneration reports. Rayane is also actively involved in carrying out procurement reviews; ensuring we are getting the best possible rates on the goods we purchase.
Stuart is our resident IT analyst and software engineer who handles the technical difficulties around the company; he is also one of the main contributors to the built-in-house CRMIS (Customer Relationship Management Information System), along with several other bespoke programs and systems designed to aid in the printing and publishing processes for Printondemand-worldwide and partner companies alike.
Lewis is our other main software engineer that de-bugs, maintains and enhances all of our internal systems. He is also in charge of other fundimental projects around the company, including hardware and networking. He also deals with general site maintenance of current websites including the PODW and BookVault sites.
With his vast experience in design, marketing and print, Harvey has become a vital member of the team. As a graphic/web designer he has been involved, from concept to completion, in various projects thoughout the business, including: Websites, UI design, social media, mailshots, POS, flyers, brochures.
Simon oversees the Design Services Department which handles all our proofreading, design work, file manipulation and, once that is complete, the mechanics of publishing. The job requires knowledge of many different sorts of software and a thorough understanding of the book trade. He has twenty years experience of both magazine and book design.