JCT600 Vehicle Leasing Solutions (VLS), the specialist leasing and fleet management division of independent Yorkshire-based motor firm JCT600, has made two new appointments to strengthen its sales team and value proposition to existing and new customers.
Samantha Moss has been appointed regional sales manager covering the North East of England. She has four years’ experience in the motor industry having worked in sales for Stratstone covering brands such as Honda and MINI and joins from Copart UK where she spent two years as regional sales executive. Samantha has experience of new and used car sales, marketing, business development and customer service.
Kelly Chilton has joined as sales support consultant. Her role will cover management of JCT600 VLS Customer Relations Management (CRM) system, customer reporting, presentations, tender responses and the division’s social media presence. Kelly joins from Palletforce where she managed its extensive CRM system and supported the sales department.
Paul Walters, sales director of JCT600 VLS, says: “Sam and Kelly are welcome additions to the team. Their appointments, following our rebranding to JCT600 Vehicle Leasing Solutions, once again demonstrates our commitment to growing the business whilst providing a high quality, personal service to the SME sector. They are the first in a number of new appointments to support our business objectives.”
Samantha added: “Having established a unique position within the UK fleet market, providing a bespoke service to SMEs, JCT600 VLS has ambitious plans for the future and I am looking forward to being part of its continued growth.”
Kelly commented: “It is a very exciting time to be joining VLS as they are poised for significant growth and I look forward to contributing in what will be a pivotal role for the company.”
JCT600 VLS (formerly known as JCT600 Contracts) is a stand-alone business within JCT600. It operates a fleet of 7,000 vehicles, predominantly serving SMEs, typically with fleets of 5-200 vehicles, supplying all brands of cars, vans and even mini buses throughout the UK from the South East to Scotland. Based at Apperley Bridge, it employs 43 staff.
JCT600, which has its head office in Bradford, is a family business with 50 dealerships throughout Yorkshire, Derbyshire, Lincolnshire, Nottinghamshire and the North East. It sells 19 of the world’s most respected brands such as Aston Martin, Audi, Bentley, BMW/MINI, Ferrari, Maserati, Mercedes-Benz, Porsche, Vauxhall and Volkswagen.
picture shows Kelly Clinton.