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Origin Effects names new general manager

Daniel Gumble
Origin Effects names new general manager

Origin Effects has appointed Ian Rees as its new general manager.

Rees returns to the MI industry following a spell of several years in a senior management role in the telecoms industry. He had previously worked in MI retail for ten years.

“Having worked in the MI retail sector for many years previously and as a former full time musician passionate about sound and tone, this new role is the perfect return to the MI sector for me and i am hugely excited about working with Simon and the team in Oxfordshire, being part of driving forward what is set to be an incredible year for us in 2016.

“The Origin Effects product ranges are truly exceptional, handmade to the highest specification and loaded with a tone and transparency that is unrivalled. It is an amazing opportunity for me to be part of such a forward thinking and dynamic company who's core commitment is keeping tone and the player at the heart of everything we do.”
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Origin Effects creator and director Simon Keats, added: “It is fantastic to have Ian on board with us at Origin Effects Ltd and with an exciting year ahead of us filled with new developments, projects and products, his heading up operations at our Oxfordshire headquarters will allow us to take Origin Effects to new levels of success in 2016 and beyond.”

Rees will become the main point of contact for sales, accounts and dealer support and will be looking after the company's Oxfordshire based office with immediate effect.

He is reachable at or via telephone +44 (0) 800 810 1070.

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