​Made in the Midlands appoints Head of Communications

Made in the Midlands has appointed Matt Eccles as their new Head of Communications.

Matt joins the membership support body for manufacturers from the Manufacturing Advisory Service where he was Head of Marketing with responsibility for leading the brand, awareness and acquisition strategy when the service transformed from a regional to a national model.

He is a communications professional with considerable experience within local government where he chaired the West Midlands Government Communications Network and national government, working in the Home Office before joining MAS.

Jason Pitt, Managing Director of Made in the Midlands said: “I am delighted to welcome Matt to the team as we drive the communications and engagement strands of our network into its next phase. We are enjoying a period of sustained growth and appointing someone with Matt’s experience will greatly benefit the company and add value to our membership of manufacturers.”