Success Talks: From Vacuum Cleaners to Pot Plants with Brett Avery
Co founder of Avery Robinson Ltd - the company that took the Dyson brand to New Zealand
As Co-Founder / Managing Director Brett successfully developed the business from a start-up enterprise to a mature company, widely recognised as a revolutionary & leading technology brand within the NZ market. Dyson became the number one vacuum brand in the market within nine months & has remained in this position ever since. December 2013, nearly 17 years after launching, showed the highest market share ever.
MD of Farplants Ltd - the largest wholesale supplier of outdoor plants to Garden Centres in the UK. The group now produces over 11 million plants a year on 70 hectares (170 acres) of mixed facilities with a retail value of over £50 million. Up to 500 staff are employed during the peak gardening period through the Spring and early Summer.
Brett lives in Farnham with his wife and children and is coming to the Hub to share his no nonsense approach to winning and retaining business and maintaining high standards and an excellent reputation through periods of rapid growth.
Brett has received numerous awards including: