Sunrise Medical is urging visitors to stand TD D8 to find out more about its latest products, including the new Q100 powered wheelchair. Visitors can register their interest to be among the first to receive demonstration stock of this new model.
The company’s team of area sales managers will be on hand to help mobility professionals grow business and support firms with all things Sunrise Medical.
Who is Sunrise?
Sunrise Medical is a world leader in the development, design, manufacture and distribution of manual and powered wheelchairs, mobility scooters and both standard and customised seating and positioning systems.
Meet its retail team
Darren Legg – National Sales Manager for the UK
Darren coaches the area sales managers for its dealer business. Before Sunrise Medical Darren worked for Handicare progressing through a variety of roles to become national sales manager. Darren was a keen footballer in his youth and got to participate in a penalty shootout before the 1991 FA Cup Final at the ‘old’ Wembley.
Danielle Rutter – Area Sales Manager, Midlands
Danielle has extensive experience having worked in the retail market for 10-years. She understands dealer’s pains and uses her experience on resolve these issues. Danielle is busy meeting everyone on her new area. She owns at least 30 pairs of heels – but can’t walk in any of them!
Ross Docherty – Area Sales Manager, Scotland
Ross has worked at Sunrise Medical for almost six years. Before his role at Sunrise he worked in sales for a pharmaceuticals business and a finance company. Notably, he once travelled around Australia in a camper van.
James Howard – Area Sales Manager, North West
James has been employed with Sunrise since 2015, before this he worked for Handicare and prior to this for a mobility retailer. Outside of work he enjoys spending time with his young family and is a self-titled master LEGO builder.
Simon Hunter – Area Sales Manager, East
New to the company Simon has substantial industry experience having worked as a field service engineer for Modern Mobility for 8-years. Simon once fell down a manhole cover when carrying out a client visit, thankfully he was unharmed – although no doubt slightly embarrassed!
Tim Peacock – Area Sales Manager – South West
Another new starter, Tim, has a background in mobility thanks to his time at Companion, where he was a technical surveyor; his experience of running a mobility dealership in Newquay and his time at Freerider Luggie UK. Aussie star, Natalie Imbruglia once bought a drink for Tim, sadly it was as consolation as she had just turned down his offer of a date.