Minuteman Press, Bath. Printing Solutions for the Digital AgeMinuteman Press, Bath. Printing Solutions for the Digital Age
45 Walcot Street | Bath |
Somerset | BA1 5BN
Tel: 01225 442000 |
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Open Mon-Fri 9am-5.30pm

Our Staff

Although we're proud of our products, services, and technology, nothing matches the pride we have in our staff. You see, we learned long ago that we're really in the business of building relationships. For that reason, we put a premium on hiring only the most qualified individuals to serve on our team.

Everyone in our Bath Team is committed to providing excellent customer service and producing high-quality products and services. As you work with us in the future, we're confident that you'll find this to be true.

David Ghent
Managing Director

David opened the Bath store in April 1998 with 2 staff and in April 2016 celebrated the business's 18th Anniversary. He now employs 15 staff. He now spends most of his time at work doing all the admin/accounts. He is keen runner and has a good suntan most of the year mainly due to spending far too much time on the golf course.

You can contact David at david@minutemanbath.co.uk

Angela Ghent
Company Secretary

Angela ensures the smooth running of the business by seeing that the company and David are both kept in good nick. You will often find her out and about delivering to our customers and she also helps with our Mail Fulfilment orders.

Dave Dixon
Sales and Marketing Director

Dave enjoys his time meeting new clients and managing our key accounts. In his spare time he is involved in local politics and enjoys spending time with his family. He is big into the environment, often competing against himself to improve his fuel efficiency in his Prius. You will often find him trying to raise money for one charity or another.

You can contact Dave on info@minutemanbath.co.uk

Andy Trollope
Andy Trollope
General Manager

Andy has many years in the litho and digital print industry, bringing a wealth of expertise and knowledge to the team. He is responsible for the day to day operation of the business.

You can contact Andy at mac@minutemanbath.co.uk

Paul West - Minuteman Press, Bath
Paul West
Press Operator

There's nothing about a litho press that Paul doesn't know about.

If it's business stationery, forms, wedding stationery - ink on paper - Paul's our man.

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Jane Lippiatt
Finisher

Jane heads up our finishing team, cutting, binding, creasing, folding, she has over 35 years in the industry.

Most importantly Jane makes nice cakes and brings one in to share with the team every week.

Mark Daniels
Finisher

Mark is one of our finishers, he can be found in our production unit or sometime helping out Bradley in our wide format making up bannerstands and mounting boards.

Ali Curtis - Minuteman Press, Bath
Alison Curtis
Graphic Designer

From setting up a menu for the local restaurants, through to sorting out a full corporate brochure, Alison is who we turn to sort out artwork before it goes to press.

She is also very good at waving her magic wand at designs that are almost there.

You can email Ali on design@minutemanbath.co.uk

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Matt Harpham
Graphic Designer

Matt has worked with Minuteman in Bath for around 15 years. Along with Ali, he is responsible for designing for high profile clients and prides himself on his creativity, fastidiousness and ability to spot a font at anything up to 500 metres.

When not in front of the screen, he plays in rock bands, works with wood and twiddles his moustache.

You can contact Matt at studio@minutemanbath.co.uk

Bradley Bailey
Wide Format Studio Manager

Bradley is the manager of our wide-format studio, dealing with everything from posters and display boards to banners and vinyl graphics. He graduated from Bath Spa University in 2012 with a 1st in Creative Media Practice and has been with us ever since.

After university Bradley also began working as freelance creative specialising in Whiteboard animation, Illustration and Graphic design. He's worked with global brands such as Virgin to councils, charities and small business start-ups.

You can email Bradley on posters@minutemanbath.co.uk

Kieran Blacknall
Production Manager

Kieran is responsible for the smooth running of the commercial print operation, including pre-press. Kieran is also our gold, silver and clear specialist.

You can email Kieran on sales@minutemanbath.co.uk

Frances Land
Print Shop Assistant

Frances supports the printing team in the shop. She provides customers with advice on all their printing, designing and coping needs. After graduating from Bath Spa University in 2012, gaining a degree in Graphic Design, she enjoys working on her own artistic projects in her spare time. She is also a keen samba drummer.

You can email Frances on artwork@minutemanbath.co.uk

Lewis
Lewis McCormack
Digital Press Operator

Lewis is our digital press operator. He is responsible for ensuring that the press runs smoothly and that jobs come out looking good time and time again.

In his spare time Lewis enjoys his football and supports Cardiff City, loves boxing and is a bit of a film buff with a collection of over 2000 films. Lewis is also a bit of an IT specialist and in his own time enjoys giving practical computer advice. He admit that he loves cooking but warns us to never try his food.

Thea
Thea Hickman-Riding
Print Shop Assistant

Thea looks after our customers in our copyshop dealing with a range of clients from corporates to individuals in for a photocopy or two.

She has previously been an air cadet in Bath and has experience flying light aircraft.

You can contact Thea by emailing mail@minutemanbath.co.uk

Dan Hunt
Finisher

Dan is one of our print finishers, he has great eye for detail and helps to ensure that our jobs are ready when we say they will be ready. Dan is also a massive cricket fan and supports Chelsea.