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HTI bolsters it licensing and marketing team with new appointments

HTI has welcomed two new members to its licensing and marketing team.

The firm has appointed Michelle Dalziel (pictured above left) to the role of licensing manager, while Linsey Sykes (above right) has stepped into the role of licensing and marketing assistant.

Dalziel has worked for HTI for two years and previously held the position of national account manager within its UK sales team.

In her new role, Dalziel will assist Alison Downie, HTI global licensing and brand director and will be responsible for identifying and developing new opportunities for the company on a global scale.

She will also manage existing licensing business relationships and HTI’s overall license portfolio.

Meanwhile, Sykes – a recent graduate – has held marketing positions with other firms bringing valuable experience to the newly created role.

She will be assisting with various trade and consumer marketing and PR activities, trade shows and showroom origination as well as license management.

Downie, said: “I am delighted to welcome Michelle and Linsey to the licensing and brand team.

“Their experience, knowledge and enthusiasm will be invaluable in assisting HTI with its development and growth strategy.”

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