H&A strengthens business with team changes

New product manager and director of product marketing bolster firm.
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Licensed toiletries specialist H&A is continuing its expansion drive with the addition of a new product manager.

Rachel Thomson (pictured) will be contributing to the team with her creative skills in design, having previously worked in the high fashion industry in New York. Her new role will see her in charge of high profile brands such as Frozen, as well as H&A's own children's bathing accessories brand, Bathtime Buddies.

In addition, Nicola Wildey (below) has been promoted to director of product marketing, having progressed quickly through the company during her time there. Wildey now heads up the kids washing and bathing product development team, with her role involving coordinating product strategy and customer relationships.

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"We're thrilled to have Rachel on board to bring fresh skills and ideas to the business with her passion, energy and enthusiasm," said Angela Hall, MD at H&A. "She will be reporting directly to Nicola, who has proved to be an integral part of the team and a contributor to our success through driving business forward and constantly evolving our product innovation.

"Our continued success is due to our committed and ambitious team that we are very proud to have and to maintain."


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