Meet Ellie Dix our latest young recruit to join Wilcare, in the position of Development Technician.
Ellie arrives at Wilcare following an early career in upholstery working on projects from her home base.
Having successfully graduated from an art foundation course at Carmarthen College where she specialised in textiles, Ellie is now working with Martyn Crocker, Group Director of Production, in the development of new furniture for contract clients.
Ellie, who hales from Cowbridge, has taken to her new role with zeal and skill. Martyn Crocker said: “We are so pleased that Ellie has come onboard and she has already made an impact, coming up with imaginative solutions for customer needs.
Our aim has always been to nurture and develop design and craft skills at Wilcare and Ellie epitomises the talent of the future which our industry needs.”
Ellie said: “I wanted to develop my skills in a commercial furniture-making environment and I have really enjoyed learning new skills and employing my creativity at Wilcare. No day is the same in the development department, and I love the challenge and contributing new ideas to our development work.”