Burgess Hill, England-based professional AV and MI distributor POLAR has announced the further expansion of its team with the appointment of Mark Jennings to the post of business development manager, integrated solutions, where he will be primarily focused on the education market.
Jennings brings more than 15 years of experience with the sector and a strong background in IT to his new role in helping the company meet the unique requirements of schools and higher education settings.
“I’m delighted to be joining POLAR, and look forward to working with what is a fantastic team,” Jennings says. “The importance of technology, particularly in further and higher education settings, has become more and more important as educators seek to expand the scope of teaching and learning. I’m keen to share my experience in this area with our customers and help them benefit from the wide range of options in our portfolio.”
POLAR managing director John Midgley adds: “Mark joins us at a time when our integrated services team is in great demand across all sectors. The market in educational technology is strong and growing, and our comprehensive range of brands addresses a multitude of applications within the sector. His detailed understanding of the products, wide-ranging experience, and ability to communicate with clients to help them understand exactly what will work best in a given setting, make him an excellent addition to the POLAR team.”