Northern Power House Export Champion  

Teal & Mackrill Ltd, UK manufacturer of the Coo-Var and Teamac brands are extremely proud to announce Caroline Renwick has recently been selected to be a Northern Power House Export Champion for 2021/22 with the Department for International Trade (DIT)  

Caroline was employed in 2018 as their Export Sales Manager overseeing the Coo-var brand for specialist paints and the Teamac Marine and Teamac Agricultural brands.  As a business Teal & Mackrill have seen substantial growth in their Export markets over the past 3 years and have doubled their export sales, supplying 20 countries including France & Iraq.   

 ‘“I am delighted and honoured to have been selected to be a Northern Powerhouse Champion for 21/22 and looking forward to being involved with other businesses and share my experience, learning, challenges and passion to find the next new marketplace. There is never a dull day in export, it is a big wide world and full of opportunities!’’ States Caroline.   

Teal & Mackrill Ltd are very much looking forward to this new journey in supporting other companies to consider growing their international business through exporting.  

Caroline will be involved in speaking at export seminars or workshops and telling the story of how Teal & Mackrill has been successful; joining roundtables; contributing to developing Department of International Trade strategies and providing informal advice and encouragement to companies new to exporting.   

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