We believe that at the centre of any successful organisation is a team of great staff and this is true with John Preston Healthcare and Fast Aid Medical & Mobility. We are committed to staff development, encouragement and we take pride in the knowledgeable, intelligent and experienced people that we can call our own. Our company adopts a culture of respect, dedication, a professional attitude and overall a commitment to the customer. Our Product Specialists have tens of years experience between them and can advise you on all aspects of our portfolio, keeping your needs paramount. Our office staff will be on hand to answer any questions or queries that you have and will ensure you get the very best customer service that you require.
Nick has over 15 years industry and company experience starting out as a Rehabilitation and Nursing Product Specialist. He has been the key contact for Occupational Therapists and Public Health Nurses. Since 2006 he has been the Commercial Director for John Preston Healthcare focusing on tenders and contract management on a regional, national and international level.
Carole has been with the company for 25 years and is the Office Manager. She is responsible for the management of staff, customer care, accounts, quality control, Health and Safety, stock management and staff relations.
Danny Gilmore has over ten years experience working with both manual and electric wheelchairs to a wide variety of customers. These include private customers of all ages and the NHS.
He is widely known and respected throughout the industry and his friendly manner puts everyone at ease.
Courtney joined us in June 2017 and has quickly become a crucial part of our team. She is responsible for all sales co-ordination including quotations and management of our Sage stock management system.
A graduate of University of Ulster (Jordanstown) specialising in Business, Courtney brings her calming influence and expertise to our group.
Outside of work she enjoys socialising when the occasion demands it.
Gary joined the John Preston Healthcare team in July 2014 as a Product Specialist. Gary has a lengthly record in sales and business development, having surpassed expectations and targets in his past endeavours. Gary joins JP with some key ranges in his portfolio Rompa paediatric products and the THERA physiotherapy products. He will provide assessments, product training and product demonstrations across the range. Gary is also point of contact for all care homes in Ireland.
Stafford is our active wheelchair Product Specialist with an incredible level of knowledge of equipment and mobility solutions.
He will perform a personal assessment service for your unique needs and specialises in the range of RGK wheelchair products including the Smartdrive Power Assist system.
A wheelchair user for 19 years, he is a successful and well known wheelchair athlete and has developed countless personal relationships throughout Ireland.
Call him on 028 92 67 70 77 to discuss your needs today.
Dan is responsible for all Patient Handling products and equipment. Would you like any equipment demonstrated to you? Call Dan today on 028 92 67 70 77 and arrange a ‘Lunch and Learn’ session – we bring the equipment and lots of Pizza!
Ann Ferguson joined the company full time in October 2013 after covering maternity leave in the Accounts team for three months prior. Ann’s background is in Sales and Events, having worked for a list of successful companies. Ann is responsible for Customer Services and Retail Sales in the showroom and on the phone.
David joined John Preston Healthcare Group in 2017 and is our Business Development Manager and Product Specialist based in the Midlands in England.
His range includes fantastic mobility technology products such as the Nino self balancing wheelchair, the Atto folding mobility scooter and the Firefly wheelchair power attachment.
He is also our Product Specialist for our Paediatric range and offers assessments and demonstrations in special needs schools or at home in conjunction with the family and medical professionals.
An experienced professional, David is very welcome addition to the team. In his spare time he enjoys producing music and of course spending time with his family.
Aidan joined the company in 2015 as Group Marketing Executive. His role covers all aspects of marketing and sales promotions at John Preston Healthcare as well as Fast Aid Medical & Mobility and he regularly travels between the two sites. Aidan is the main point of contact for our online store and works alongside the Product Specialists to promote the product portfolio.
Clare joined us in 2016 and is a recent BSc graduate from University of Ulster Magee. She completed her degree in Business Studies with Marketing and joins our Marketing team with a specific focus on our online platforms and customer service.
She has previously worked in the USA for CIE Tours during her placement year and brings a creative flair to our existing team.
Outside of work she loves travelling and has been a competitive Irish dancer at the highest level – competing in the World and All-Ireland championships.
Kathy has been with the company since December 2007 in the position of Senior Administrator. Kathy is responsible for Accounts Receivable coordinating the company’s customer accounts.
She is also a key member of the customer service team dealing with customer enquiries and coordinating contract cleaning services.
Nicky has been with John Preston Healthcare since 2006 and is responsible for logistics for incoming stock and outgoing orders. Nicky is also a key member of the administration and customer service team and deals with all customer enquiries through the showroom. He has sound product knowledge and can advise on the best product available for the client.
Jack provides engineering support for our wide customer base and is a Mobility Scooter Specialist.
He provides mobility scooter trials and demonstrations throughout Northern Ireland and has benefitted from extensive industry training. He is a hugely experienced professional and also provides;
- Maintenance and servicing of patient hoists in Belfast and Northern Ireland
- Servicing of moving and handling equipment
- Wheelchair repair in Belfast and Northern Ireland
- Mobility scooter repair in Belfast and Northern Ireland
Aspects of his role include providing scheduled maintenance call outs, completing warranty repair work and solving many of the unique problems that regularly crop up.
He has enjoyed significant experience and training within the healthcare and mobility sector in Northern Ireland and in our 170th year in business we are delighted to have him as part of our team.
A Rugby League International player and a critically acclaimed amateur DJ, Jack is a real addition to our existing successful team!