Screen Shot 2016-03-23 at 22.39.21A North East Engineering firm has announced that one of their managers has been appointed Engineering Director.

Stephen Patrick, 30, joined Impress straight after college at the tender age of 18 as a Junior Cad Draughtsman. Stephen quickly progressed through the ranks becoming Engineering Manager. Stephen will be responsible for running and developing the engineering team and assisting in leading the growth of Impress Group.

Impress Groups Managing Director, George Peel said: “We are delighted that Stephen’s hard work and commitment has paid off. Stephens’s contribution to the company has been outstanding and it gives me great pleasure to extend my sincere congratulations to him on his promotion to Engineering Director. Well done Stephen!”

Patrick added: “I am honoured to have been made Engineering Director at Impress Group. When I joined Impress North East Ltd 12 years ago I realised from the outset that I was joining a forward thinking, fantastic business. Impress have continued to grow bigger and better and now have 5 companies under the Impress Group umbrella. I have had 12 exciting years at Impress and I have gained so much valuable experience that has enabled me to be in the position I am in today. I am looking forward to my next exciting chapter at Impress.

Impress Group founded in 1997 are proud to offer a world-class engineering service, incorporating an exceptional product and a first class customer experience. The engineering firm offers a full project management service from concept through to completion and offering an extensive range of services in- house guarantees customer’s projects are managed exceptionally.

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