Meet The Team
Progress Windows is able to provide you with high quality, but sensibly priced windows because of the strength of its Team.
Paul Hines – Managing Director. Paul is an experienced business owner with a real passion for the quality fitting of Progress products to your property. A business degree from Nottingham University has put him in good stead to ensure the business is ran professionally. Paul is dedicated to ensuring Progress Windows develop and maintain the great reputation the company has. Paul won the 2014 Young Entrepreneur of the Year
Phil Wood – Operations Manager. Phil has been with Progress since its inception and has a vast knowledge of the trade. With over 30 years of experience Phil is a fantastic project manager with an eye for detail and a willingness to ensure customer satisfaction.
Martin Oakes – Surveyor. Martin has also been with Progress since the beginning. A very conscientious and thorough guy makes Martin the perfect surveyor. Martin is dedicated to ensure you get exactly what you want fitted to your property. Interestingly Martin is a keen kite surfer and can often be seen racing across a Hinckley field on a windy day.
Lee Varnam – Sales. Lee is a very knowledgeable person with over 30 years experience in window sales. Having been in the trade for so long many people in the area know Lee and because of that has built up a great reputation as a quality sales representative. Lee is thorough and very approachable. Lee can also be seen singing live in local entertainment events.
Derek Hines – Sales. Paul’s dad Derek is an expert in window, doors and conservatory designs. An experienced business in his own right Derek is very friendly and very knowledgeable. Many people come back to Derek time and time again for repeat work and orders showing the great relationship Derek develops with his clients.
Mark Skelly – Sales. Mark has recently returned to the Midlands after 6 years living on the South Coast. Mark is responsible for all of the supply only sales within Progress. Mark is keen to go the extra mile to ensure his clients are happy.
Sheila Hines – Secretary. Paul’s mum Sheila has 40 years experience as a business secretary. Very helpful and thoughtful and a real personality around the office.
Jeanette Dawes – Admin. Jeanette runs the accounts at Progress Windows. Jeanette’s thorough and precise approach to her work is a real asset to the business. Jeanette has been with Progress a number of years now and is very experienced within her role. Interestingly Jeanette is a keen motorcycle enthusiasts and can often be found travelling the windy roads of Leicestershire.
Installation Teams. All of the Progress Windows fitters have a vast knowledge of their trade. Each team are fully qualified to work on your property and we are proud of each installation that we do. We have received so many great testimonials about the installers all of which we display in our showroom. As a company we are friendly and keen to make sure you are happy and this is really personified in our installers.