“Chris has been the voice of the industry – informing, educating and inspiring for over 27 years, but most of all he is a true gentleman.”
Ian Small, UK Sales Manager, Briggs and Stratton UK
“Chris has made a great contribution to the continual development of the relationship between manufacturers, the dealer community, and our end user customers, and that will be an enduring legacy in the industry.”
Dave Roberts, former Managing Director, Kubota (UK) Ltd
“An ardent supporter of both manufacturers and dealers, combining unique insight and understanding of both sides of the product relationship, Chris’s writing has educated multiple generations.”
Darren Spencer, European Manager, Ariens UK
“Chris has always been at the forefront, promoting the unique benefits provided by the industry, and through these efforts has often been the adhesive that has kept the industry working together.”
Duncan Martin, former Managing Director, GGP UK Limited
“Chris has kept the industry on the right page and provided a gentle nudge in the right direction when needed as well as keeping us informed about what is going on under our noses.”
Keith Christian, Director of British Agricultural and Garden Machinery Association
TESTIMONIALS FOLLOWING THE SALE OF SERVICE DEALER AND TURF PRO MAGAZINES TO THE AD PLAIN:
“Chris has created something other industries would crave for”.
Mark Earles, Makita (UK)
“Chris’s ability to act as a dealer advocate with manufacturers has helped to create some of the great trade relationships we see across the UK now.”
Alan Prickett, former Managing Director, Ransomes Jacobsen
“Chris is a proper journalist/editor; he has his finger on the pulse, great relationships around the industry and is probably the best wordsmith in the agricultural industry.”
James Woolway, Managing Director, OPICO Limited
“Chris has been one of those people that you could always rely on to take an industry wide view of many subjects. His ideas and overview have always been worth considering even if you did not always agree with him.”
David W Jenkins, Managing Director, DJ Turfcare Equipment Ltd.
“Chris has provided the most valuable source of information communicating to everyone the successes and failures of the industry, the mergers and acquisitions of the companies and commenting on the people who make this such a great industry.”
Jake Vowles, Director General, Agricultural Engineers Association 1988/2007.