Julie Hawley is the Managing Director who works with the Office Friendly board and Senior Management Team on the business strategy of the company. She also oversees the overall operating model.
Julie is a qualified accountant by trade and has spent over 27 years in the office products industry, including 16 years at Kingfield Limited, now known as Vow Europe Limited. She first joined Office Friendly as an accountant, was made Financial Director in 2012 and took the helm as Managing Director in July 2016.
As a fellow of the ACCA Julie spent her early years working for Waring and Gillow and Davis Security Communications Limited.
Julie has a strong background in finance, a deep understanding of the office products market and is an experienced people development manager. She is focused on delivering a future proof business for the membership to thrive.
Office Friendly provides support in business strategy, marketing and training. They are at the forefront of an ever-changing industry, always making themselves forever relevant.
The account management support is excellent. It focuses on individual requirements to deliver a 12-month business plan which is aligned to our company goals.
Office Friendly gives us advantages over any individual dealers. That can mean anything from terms to networking to access to market information that really helps our business, as well as all of the marketing and sales tools they provide.
We’ve gone to Office Friendly with various different problems and they’ve always come back to us with solutions.
Office Friendly’s marketing services have been an absolute god send for our business.