Gecko appoints new general manager

WB The Creative Jewellery Group has promoted Gecko’s head of sales and operations, Ruth Johnson, to the role of general manager.

Johnson has worked at Gecko for more than 14 years, joining the team in 2003 as customer services manager. In less than three years she was promoted to operations manager before being appointed as head of sales in 2016.

“Ruth is a proactive and considered leader,” says MD Andrew Morton. “I’m really pleased to be able to recognise her talent and commitment with this promotion. Gecko business is made stronger with this significant change. Ruth can now lead, develop and grow the company in line with our over-arching Group strategy and vision.”

Ruth Johnson adds: “I’m really looking forward to this new chapter in my Gecko journey and working with my colleagues to further grow and develop our business.”

Johnson will take on overall responsibility for all day-to-day activities for Gecko from 1 September 2018.