New appointments for Burnley based digital company

A company, which has bases in Burnley and Manchester, has created two new senior roles as it continues to grow and expand.

Thursday, 19th April 2018, 4:22 pm
Updated Thursday, 19th April 2018, 4:26 pm
From left to right are Door4s Sean Dwyer (Head of Operations), Mark Appleton (new Head of Digital), James Firminger (new Lead Developer) and Managing Director Leon Calverley.

Lancashire digital technology studio Door4 has appointed Mark Appleton as Head of Digital, and James Firminger has been appointed as Lead Developer.

A consultant for several years, Mark has managed enterprise level web builds and advised businesses across the EU on digital solutions and e-commerce strategy.

James has more than a decade of experience in development and brings specific experience intechnical structure, quality and best practice, and training junior developers.

Managing Director Leon Calverley said: “These appointments strengthen our skills base and support our senior management team, and will keep Door4’s growth strategy on track.

"Mark and James are two heavy-hitters who will add more value, especially to our large digital projects.

"Their wealth of experience will ensure we continue to be a strategic partner to our clients.”

Door4 has been increasing its team steadily with the creation of new roles since it was founded in 2004.

Within the last six months, it has appointed an agency-side marketing communications manager and two junior client service executives.

Last year, it also appointed a Head of Operations, another new role.

The studio’s clients include Magnet and Magnet Trade, Tangerine PR, EGO Power+, The Silver Linecharity, and local authorities and government departments.