Green Monkey AV - Audio visual experts
Established in 2002, North West based Green Monkey AV Ltd is a family owned business with a passion for all things audio visual.
Our aim is to deliver a wide range of audio visual products and solutions, offering real value for money, coupled with an unrivalled customer service ethos at the heart of our operations.
We pride ourselves on being able to offer a personal, reliable and professional service every time.
As well as an extensive and informative online store, our dedicated team has over 50 years of combined industry experience to draw upon.
We provide expert advice and a range of solutions across many areas of low and high tech audio visual products including: projectors & screens, ﬂatscreen displays, interactive technologies, digital signage, control systems, whiteboards & wallcoverings, cables, brackets and everything in between.
Whether you are looking for supply of products only, a fully supported AV consultation, design and installation services, or an AV partner to assist in developing your own business, Green Monkey are here to help.
We have many years’ experience maintaining good business relationships and satisﬁed customers. Our engineers are CRB checked and up to date with H&S standards.
MEET THE TEAM
Graham Mitchell - Business Owner & Director
Start Date: 2002
Fav Curry: Prawn Samber (Hot!)
Graham boasts over 20 years industry experience, and is the founder of Green Monkey, business owner, and chief monkey!
Setting out on his own, Graham established Green Monkey in 2002 and utilises his industry contacts to grow the business, mainly focusing on face to face product sales, conference services and AV consultation & installation.
In his spare time, Graham enjoys skiing, cycling and can often found or in the garage tinkering with his beloved motorbike...
Elizabeth Downing - Managing Director
Joined in: 2007
Fav Curry: Lamb & Saag Balti (Hot!)
Elizabeth has been involved in Green Monkey since 2004, when she helped set up Green Monkeys web presence. Since she came back onboard with Green Monkey in 2007 after gaining invaluable SEO and Online Marketing skills and was pleased to accept the position of Director in 2011, and later, Managing Director in 2015.
An Ashtanga Yoga enthusiast, Elizabeth enjoys her after work practice and can occasionally be found "meditating" at her desk!
She also enjoys being outdoors and loves hiking and camping.
Hayley Gaskell - Finance Manager
Joined in: 2009
Fav Curry: Chicken Shashlik
Our longest standing employee, Hayley joined the team in 2009 and works part time across numerous business functions. As well looking after the accounts and financial side of Green Monkey, Hayley also offers occasional cover dealing with sales enquiries, order processing & after sales customer care.
An invaluable asset to the team, and great fun to work with, Hayley has a gentle temperament, but if we don't keep our receipts we see a different side!
Hayley has a sweet tooth and is a talented baker. She is often responsible for causing a sugar rush in the office!
Craig Hession - Technical Manager
Joined in: 2014
Fav Curry: Biriyani
Craig Hession is our Technical Manager and is responsible for delivering our large scale projects on time, and on budget - not a job for the feint hearted!
A talented engineer, Craig has many years experience in installing Audio visual and digital systems and thrives in a high-pressure environment.
With three girls, and a little boy to look after, in his own time Craig can often be found with a Barbie in one hand and a drill in the other!
Carl Wilkinson - Digital Marketing
Joined in: 2014
Fav Curry: Madras
Carl joined the Green Monkey team in May 2014 and responsible for on-page website and product development, digital marketing and graphics and video production.
Working from home, Carl is a conscientious member of the team that is occasionally invited over for tea & biscuits!
In his spare time Carl is an avid film and TV buff, and has a reasonably unhealthy obsession with Assassin’s Creed... He also loves to cook and his extra special salted caramel popcorn is always welcome!
Danielle Brown - Sales and customer services
Joined in: 2018
Fav Curry: Spicy butter chicken
Danielle joined the team in 2018 in the capacity of sales and customer services. A fun-loving and hardworking individual, Danielle is normally the first person you will speak to in the business and makes sure that things get done!
Super friendly, bubbly and a very fast learner, she has quickly become an integral part of our tight-knit team.
Outside of work, Danielle is a comic book movie geek - so watch out comic con...! :-)
Mr Monkey - Public Relations
Joined in: 2014
Fav Curry: Banana
Mr Monkey joined us 2014 in the position of Public Relations Management. Although he offers no previous experience, Monkey has shown a great enthusiasm for everything "AV" and loves getting out and about meeting our customers.
When not working, Monkey loves climbing trees, eating bananas and has a passion for real ale.
Archie - Office Dog
Joined in: 2007
Fav Curry: Lamb Bone (well, actually just the bone)
Only allowed in the office on special occasions, Archie is responsible for lying in the way, inadvertently tripping people up, and generally being a nuisance!
He loves walks, beaches, chasing his tail, and barking...