There are lots of people who make up ADC, from our directors to our fabricators, engineers and office staff, we’ll be introducing you to all of our team over the coming months.
Today, we shine the spotlight on our Group Business Development Manager, Mark Talbot!
JPF/ADC Group Business Developments Manager
Joined ADC in:
What are your main responsibilities at ADC?
Working with new and existing clients on all products, pushing for extra works on all products
Liaising with Estimators and the sales team for works progression
What is your favourite thing about working at ADC?
The friendly atmosphere and being allowed to work on your own initiative
If you could switch jobs with someone at ADC for the day, what would you like to do and why?
I have done sales already so probably Richard Parkers job (Managing Director)
What are your favourite aspects of your job?
Meeting new and existing clients
What is your least favourite thing about working at ADC/JPF?
Don’t really have one to be honest
Favourite/ any poignant ADC memories?
When every meeting I have turns into an order
What has been the worst job you’ve ever had?
Working as a Milk boy in my teens, too many early mornings
On Saturdays you can find me:
Watching Leeds United home and away
As a kid, what did you want to be when you grew up?
A millionaire footballer
Where do you see yourself in 10 years’ time?
On the board at JPF/ADC
What is your biggest accomplishment to date?
My children Harry and Evie
What is your guilty pleasure?
Drinking and lads weekends away
If we gave you £50 what would you spend it on?
I’d give it to Marie Curie
Do you have any hidden talents/ what are you secretly good at?
I did play semi pro football for Harrogate Town
What are you REALLY bad at?
Describe yourself in 3 words…
Approachable, friendly and easy going
Tell us something we don’t know about you/ tell us something people would be surprised to know about you…
I once saved guys life who had swallowed his tongue in a pub
If you could have one superpower what would it be?