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Celerity Welcomes Chris McCartney

By David Taylor on 03-Sep-2019 16:20:12

Chris McCartney joins Celerity

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We are excited to announce that Chris McCartney has joined  Celerity as a Business Account Manager  with a focus on new business. 

"We are excited to have Chris onboard and believe he’ll bring a new dimension  to the team and will really help us achieve our goals with his strong track record of new logo wins" commented Richard Webster, Sales Manager.

Let's get to know Chris a little better with  a  quick Q&A session.

Q.1. Describe your career to date in one sentence.
A. 10 years providing next generation IT solutions from AV (Audio Visual) to AV (Antivirus)

Q. 2. What gets you out of bed in the morning?
A. A 4 year old child and 13 week old German Shepherd puppy

Q. 3. What are you hoping to bring to Celerity in your new role as Business Account Manager?
A. A different approach to new business sales within new, exciting verticals

Q. 4. What is your biggest achievement to date – personal or professional?
A. Soppy cliché but my kids

Q. 5.What three words would you use to describe your role?
A. New Business Acquisition

Q. 6. If you could choose anyone, who would you pick as your mentor?
A. Jason Leonard OBE (English former rugby union player)

Q. 7. What’s your most memorable facepalm moment?
A. There is a wide range of mistakes to pick from singling one out would simply be unfair!

Q. 8. Given a chance, who would you like to be for a day?
A. Jason Leonard OBE (former England Rugby Union player)

Q. 9. What’s your favourite line from a film?
A. From Kelly’s Hero’s:

Why don't you knock it off with them negative waves? Why don't you dig how beautiful it is out here? Why don't you say something righteous and hopeful for a change?


Q. 10. What is your guilty pleasure?
A. The Great British Bake Off and Journey (the band)

Welcome to the team Chris and  we look forward to  watching you succeed in our sales team.

Don't stop believing!
Celerity Team

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David Taylor

Written by David Taylor

David is a Digital Marketing Executive at Celerity and drives their digital activity including campaigns, website, blog writing and social media. He has a passion for digital marketing and all things tech - especially in cyber security.