Marcon’s Alan Stewart has been appointed as the 44th President of the National Association of Shopfitters (NAS) at the association’s Annual General Meeting.
The NAS represents over 200 companies in the interior fit-out sector throughout Britain and Northern Ireland. It is a two-year term of office and Alan takes over the position from Marc Allen (Tekne Shopfitting).
Alan Stewart said: “It is an honour to have been elected as the President of such a time-honoured association. Being a long-time supporter of the NAS and having served on the Council for a number of years it is rewarding to be able to represent Marcon in this capacity. I look forward to working with the new Vice President, Council and the NAS team on enhancing the support the association brings to our industry.”
Norman Barbour from Glasgow Based Barbour Fit-Out has been selected as the NAS Vice President.
The NAS was formed a year after World War I to support and represent UK shopfitters. Today, NAS members offer a broad range of bespoke interior fit-out solutions, from design to engineering and manufacturing. The combined turnover of NAS members is over £1.3bn and their projects include work for the major UK retail, office and hospitality business and public institutions.
NAS supports their members and the wider industry by providing access to accurate and timely information on new business and career opportunities, specialist products and services, subsidised training and industry advice. In addition, NAS members gain access to broad range of corporate benefits.