About Us

About Us | Green Monkey AV Experts

Our History

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.

Our Experience

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.

Our Services

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

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...

Liz

Elizabeth Downing - Managing Director

Joined in:         2007
Fav Curry:        Chilli & Garlic Massala

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.

Lesley

Lesley Mitchell - Director

Joined in:         2011
Fav Curry:        Chicken & Spinach Balti

Lesley was appointed Director of Green Monkey in 2011 and has acted as business strategy consultant and advisor bringing a wealth of managerial and corporate experience.

Having recently retired from her career in pharmaceuticals, Lesley is now involved in  key account business development as well as continuing to advise at strategy level.

An active mountaineering fan, Lesley is involved in mountain rescue and can often be found wandering the mountains of the Snowdonia national park in her spare time!

Craig

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

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!

Hayley

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!

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...! :-)

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...

At Green Monkey, Customer Service is at the heart of our company ethos. We are very proud of our achievements to date and would encourage you to check out our testimonials page.

customer feedback, testimonials & case studies