JUST four months after joining Colne-based monitoring firm Detectronic, Neil Butler has been appointed their new sales director.

Managing director Steve Woods was impressed with his extensive telemetry, software and channel partner development expertise,.

He added: "From day one, Neil hit the ground running.He has opened up a number of different doors for the business and clearly demonstrated his ability to deliver sales growth."

Neil's role will be to further advance the Regent Street firm's growth plans.

"I've relished all the opportunities and challenges that have thus far materialised during my short time here," he said.

"Detectronic is a progressive, forward-thinking business with a highly skilled, professional team."