Meet Our Team
“Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work.”
Graeme started the business with his father, Roy Miller back in 1994. He trained as an upholsterer and frame maker before moving into his current sales and managerial role as the business expanded. He now oversees the day to day operations. Graeme is very focused on the sales side, he visits existing and potential customers nationwide and liaises directly with the factory manager to make sure production runs smoothly and quality is to a high standard.
Chris has many years of sales and management experience in the Care Home Industry with the majority of that time spent advising on contract furniture and furnishings. Over this time he has gained invaluable knowledge and experience of a wide variety of products as well as a broad understanding of the manufacturers, distributors and customers within this marketplace. His key strengths are customer relationship management, consultative selling and portfolio awareness enabling him to meet client’s needs within their required timescales. Above all he is a trusted advisor and reliable pair of hands and likes to deal with clients on the basis of how he would like to be treated.
What does Graeme say about Ace?
We have built up a great team of people here at Ace Furniture and its always nice to walk into work and have that family feel. I always get a great sense of satisfaction when we complete an order and you see it develop from a drawing to a completed product, loaded on the vehicle ready for delivery.
What does Chris say about Ace?
In my experience Ace Furniture always try to go the extra mile, they offer a great range of products, are really good people to deal with and offer a service to match the high quality of its products.
When you need a company to deliver, give us a try.
Graeme’s Fun Fact?
I have a passion or some may call addiction for training, I enjoy obstacle runs and have taken part in many Tough Mudder races. Getting up at 5am every day for a quick 5k ready for a day of work and training after work also in the gym.
These all help for my second passion for eating and socialising!!
Chris’ Fun Fact?
I like to play golf and I love to paint, I am good at one but rubbish at the other! One of my paintings has featured in a calendar so you guessed it golf is just good exercise!
Pauline started working for Ace Furniture in 2010. Her duties are wide and varied from all things finance to office management. Pauline is primarily responsible for preparing and controlling customer invoices and accounts. She is an integral part of the team and can often be found in a pile of paperwork or eye deep in spreadsheets.
Claire has worked for Ace Furniture since 2012 and works on everything from sourcing and developing new product ranges, producing graphics and promotional material. She also produces our catalogues and creates and maintains our website and social media platforms.
What does Pauline say about Ace?
After working for many years for big global companies, it is wonderful to work for a great family run business such as Ace Furniture!
What does Claire say about Ace?
I love creating visual merchandise that is used by our staff and customers full of furniture that I have source then photographed and edited. To see drawings I have created turn into functional pieces of furniture is amazing!
Pauline’s “Fun Fact”
I love to run! Who would have thought in “middle age” I would take up running and within 15 months of starting I would have completed a half marathon!
Claire’s “Fun Fact”
In my spare time I use multi million pound satellites to find Tupperware in the woods, also known as Geocaching!
Sarah has worked at Ace Furniture since 2017 and is one of the people you will talk to on the phone when you call the main office. Sarah is primarily responsible for sourcing new suppliers and obtaining pricing quotes to suite contract and bespoke order enquiries then implementing and generating competitive quotes to our customers. Sarah supports the sales and production teams and ensures everything goes smoothly for our customers.
Vikki has worked for the company since 2013 and is one of the people you will talk to on the phone when you call the main office. Vikki is responsible for ensuring the office runs smoothly and gives great service to our customers on a daily basis. she is responsible for dealing with customer enquiries, processing sales orders, liaising with procurement, the factory and logistics, each day brings something new.
What does Sarah say about Ace?
I love being part of the process, of seeing a simple design or image from our customers and then seeing them turn into a fully functioning piece of furniture that they appreciate and admire.
What does Vikki say about Ace?
I’ve been working for Ace Furniture for 8 years as a Sales Administrator – and I genuinely love my job, every day brings something new and challenging. There are also often opportunities to contribute to customer project quotes which really keeps things interesting. The company really value the experience I bring and I frequently have input in the process and procedures that keep this office running efficiently.
Sarah’s Fun fact?
I love all things vintage especially 1940’s and I have a passion for Motorcycle Drag Racing.
Vikki’s “Fun Fact”
I really love shopping and interior design, a perfect combination as I am always looking for new things for my house!