PROSPER MAGAZINE: DIGITAL EDITION
BLACK COUNTRY INTERNATIONAL
CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD
Terry Monkton, CEO at Simworx Ltd, has been appointed Chairman of the Board of Experience UK, the trade body for companies that design, create and deliver world-class visitor destinations.
The new Experience UK Advisory Board comprises of senior representatives from the attractions and museums sector and provides a vital link between the sector and the Department for International Trade.
Simworx is one of the world’s leading suppliers of award-winning media-based attractions, involving dynamic motion bases, robotics, dark ride vehicles, flying theatres, virtual reality and huge 3D Projection systems.
With a flair for new product concept, visualization and development, Terry has overseen the growth at Simworx, with over £100million of sales orders generated to theme parks and visitor attractions worldwide.
Appointed a DIT Regional Export Champion in 2019, Terry also won EY’s “Entrepreneur of the Year”, made the Blooloop Top 50 “Theme Park Influencers” for the second year running and was named Parkworld’s 2019 Manufacturers “Industry Icon”.
IAN JOINS THE TEAM
Ian Stevens has joined the Black Country International Trade team as Clean Growth Adviser.
Utilising his wealth of experience, Ian helps firms in the Black Country to find global opportunities.
With over 25 years in the electronics industry, Ian has worked with overseas companies setting up business operations throughout the UK.
He brings extensive experience of working in direct sales, in the manufacturing and distribution sectors, along with selling into Europe, USA and Asia in the Defence and Aerospace, Industrial, Telecoms, Oil & Gas and Transportation industries.