Hillbrush Welcome's Tim OBrien

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Hillbrush, the UK’s largest manufacturer of brushes and specialist hygienic cleaning tools, has appointed Tim O’Brien as Business Development Manager to further develop its business in the USA. Hillbrush are proud members of American Brush Manufacturers Association (ABMA) and have offices in Baltimore, Maryland.

An experienced sales person, Tim has spent 12 years specialising in selling hygiene tools, including Hillbrush lines, to food processors, wineries and breweries throughout North America. Tim will be based in the Western Region, at the heart of the US food industry.


Charlie Coward, Managing Director of Hillbrush said:

“Having been a customer of Hillbrush for many years through his on-line sales business, we are delighted that Tim has joined us. He has an in-depth knowledge of our product range and applications as well as excellent resources within the US food and beverage industry. The appointment is another step towards strengthening our position and expansion in the United States”.

About Tim

After obtaining a degree in Applied Science and majoring in Commercial Photography, Tim worked in computer graphics sales for tech firms in both California and the midwest.  Tim eventually went on to work for a major optical company in their Electronic Imaging Department as a sales representative for over 10 years. 

In 2006, Tim started his own successful online company selling hygiene tools including the Hillbrush line to food manufacturers, wineries and breweries throughout North America.  After 12 years in the food hygiene industry, Tim joins Hillbrush as the New Business Development Manager for the Western Region.

Tim welcomes this opportunity to work with our key distributors and food processors in the Western Region - to build awareness and best practice standards to help solve the industry’s cleaning challenges, offering solutions and promoting the products and services offered by Hillbrush - the first choice for cleaning equipment solutions.

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