NEC Display Solutions drives collaboration with new hire

Simon Hayes joins the UK team with focus on global accounts


London, 21 February 2020NEC Display Solutions welcomes Simon Hayes to drive NEC’s Meeting Room and Collaboration Solutions business, primarily across its global enterprise customers. As a member of the UK Solutions Team and integral to the NEC One Global Programme, Simon will be pivotal in steering NEC’s leading position in this important growing market.

Bringing a wealth of knowledge having worked exclusively within the collaboration space, Simon joins NEC having previously worked for SMART Technologies.

“I’m really excited to be working for a technology company with such a strong reputation and pedigree in the displays market; I believe NEC has a fantastic opportunity to deliver un-rivalled collaboration solutions across both global and prospective customers” says Simon Hayes.

As more and more businesses are looking to provide a consistent user experience across their estate, NEC’s global approach brings many benefits to the end user in terms of technology familiarity and effective cost control. NEC’s One Global Programme supports global standardisation with easy access to account management, products and support that are consistent the world over.

“We’re delighted to welcome Simon to the team,” says Mark Taylor, Solutions Sales Manager at NEC Display Solutions. “Meeting room applications are a key growth area and Simon demonstrates a very good understanding of customer need and what’s driving the increasing demand in the collaboration space.”

NEC offers a full array of collaboration solutions in a good, better, best scenario to meet the diverse needs of today’s organisations. NEC’s collaboration sound bar provides the functionality needed for huddle spaces; the CB (Collaboration Board) Series offers all the essential functionality yet at an affordable price point and the class-leading InfinityBoard provides the modular flexibility to meet even the most demanding workspace scenarios. Alongside this, NEC’s projection solutions address all meeting space parameters - room size and ambient brightness etc, and the new super-silent laser projectors are winning awards for delivering an exceptional user experience, supporting better collaboration.

Contacts for further information:

Megan Sweeting
PR Consultant to NEC Display Solutions
The Business Sweet Ltd
Tel: +44 (0)7860 927103

About NEC Display Solutions Europe

NEC Display Solutions Europe GmbH has its European headquarters in Munich, Germany and is responsible for all business activities in EMEA. NEC Display Solutions benefits from the technological know-how and technologies of the NEC Corporation and, with its own Research and Development, is one of the world's leading manufacturers offering the widest product range of display solutions in the market. The display product portfolio ranges from entry-level to professional and speciality desktop LCDs, via large-size Public Displays and LED screens for Digital and Retail Signage. The Projector range offers products for all needs, from portable devices via business projectors to products for permanent operation (such as PoS applications) and digital cinema projectors. Bernd Eberhardt is President and CEO of NEC Display Solutions Europe.

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