William Turner, the UK manufacturer and supplier of premium quality ties and accessories, has appointed Mike Humble as their new head of sales.

Celebrating their 50th anniversary in 2019, William Turner appointed Humble to lead the club and corporate wear division as a key part of their ambitious growth plans. Humble, who joins William Turner from the Behrens Group and has over 20 years’ experience working for leading sports brands including Puma, Umbro and JJB, said: “I am really thrilled to be joining William Turner, an established brand that I have known and admired for many years.”

“They’re at a really exciting stage of their journey. They have a proud heritage as a family business and UK manufacturer and an enviable reputation in the schoolwear sector. I am hugely excited to build on that pedigree to attract more sports clubs, associations and corporate clients with our growing club and corporate wear offering.”

Daniel Turner, Managing Director of William Turner, said: “The appointment of Mike shows our commitment to growth as we celebrate reaching 50 years and look to the future. Mike’s background means he is well placed to steer the new direction for our club and corporate wear division. He’s got an enviable understanding of the marketplace and he knows intrinsically what sports clubs and corporate clients need.”