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CIM is pleased to announce the appointment of Chris Ashton MCIM, Director at Time54 Marketing, as its new Construction Sector Ambassador for the North West.

Chris has over 15 years' experience in marketing and has a deep-rooted knowledge of the key drivers of the construction sector.  Having worked client-side for most of his career, Chris formed his own agency in 2015 - Time54 Marketing, where he helps construction companies to achieve their business goals by developing effective marketing strategies, lead generation tools and specification selling.

He commented, "I am delighted to be given the opportunity to promote the CIM within the construction sector. The last 15 years has seen a significantly positive shift in attitudes and confidence towards marketing initiatives for construction companies.  By adopting new and emerging technologies, embracing ever-changing cultures and attitudes, and harnessing a more collaborative approach to working, it is an exciting time for companies within the sector to thrive in a challenging economy."

Diane Earles, Network Manager for CIM, said "We're delighted to appoint Chris and feel his passion, experience and knowledge of the construction industry will help to raise the profile of the CIM within the sector."