Meet The Team

The people behind the great service, competitive prices, quick turnaround and creative design work

Gavin Page
Managing Director
As well as being the MD of Manchester Printers Ltd Gavin also is responsible for overseeing all customer relations, internal production staff and managing the sales team.
He has 27 years’ experience in print sales covering all aspects of print and production.
He is committed to providing a first-class product delivered on time every time.
Hobbies include the country life of cross country horse riding and shooting.
Sarah Pinkney
Accounts Controller
Sarah has worked mainly in the radio media sector and now keeps the Manchester Printers Ltd office running smoothly dealing with any issues and offers full support from Director level down.
Her main roles include keeping suppliers happy with payments and making sure our average debtor days are kept as low as possible.
Hobbies include spending time at the stables riding her horse called Remus.
Diane Jaggard
Account Director

Working with the promotional products side of the company,
Diane makes sure all products and prices are up to date, as well as arranging our annual catalogue and selling the finished product and services to UK & Irish Business Gift distributors.
Her hobbies include looking after her two cats and is the local Ladies golf club Captain.

Steve Waite
Production Manager

After leaving school Steve studied at college to become a printer and quickly worked his way up the print corporate ladder in the hillsides of West Yorkshire.
He has run and bought print machinery worth millions of pounds to make the company’s more efficient wherever he has been.
Steve oversees all aspects of production from estimating to delivery, evaluating all stages to make Manchester Printers as automated and handsfree in the print cycle process as possible.
His hobbies are all things French but mostly the wine. “Superb” is his favourite saying.

Dave Whittles
General Manager

David has worked in the print industry for over 30 years at a managerial and director level.
He is used to leading from the front and takes the reins overseeing all functions of the business,
driving and developing all production operations, enhancing the customer experience, driving efficiency and enabling new product offering opportunities as well as growth and profit maximisation.
David is a 3rd Dan Black belt in jiu jitsu!!

Jacek Bies
Creative Designer
Jacek left University with a Masters in Graphic Design and has worked within the design and print industry for the last 5 years.
Working mainly in the wide format area of print Jacek has a fantastic understanding of software automation along with client understanding.
This enables him to provide Manchester Printers clients with the creative yet practical design solutions.
Hobbies include dog walking!
Alex Atkinson-Fletcher
Repro & Graphic Designer
Alex has 30 years’ experience in print reproduction.
He is experienced in all areas of print from the old foot pump platen lead type presses to the latest digital output devices.
Has previously worked for a major housing association in charge of the print production for the whole of the UK running the print and mailing room.
His hobbies include visiting Cadburys World, tattooing, eating and occasionally getting to the gym.
Radomir Torbica
Radomir has worked within the printing industry in Manchester for over 30 years.
He has a fantastic understanding of the skills to operative Macs at the highest level and is the main man for pre-pressing jobs prior to print.
He is a season ticket holder at Man City, drinks Sailor Jerry Rum & coke, likes instrumental hip hop and was once on the Sky TV programme Soccer AM.
Mark "Fozzy" Foster
Digital Print Finisher
Mark started life as a screen printer 35 years ago for a large blue chip packaging company and quickly progressed to supervisor and eventually into management.
He oversees all the finishing required for producing the job using the latest technology.
Loves Farm Foods.
Thomas May
Digital Print Operator
Thomas started printing as a Saturday job whilst studying at University and became a full-time printer upon finishing his course.
In his spare time, he enjoys making music and has a history of playing in bands.
He also enjoys reading and the occasional party – not sure if these go together for a ‘rock & roll’ type of guy!
But above all else he loves printing and feels that this is the reason God put him on the earth.