Meet The Team

  • Peter Barnard

    Account Handler

    Peter joined Hill and Garwood in 2007 and felt he was at home the day he started as he’s Watford born and bred.

    Peter is the Account Manager for many of our local accounts. Again, another experienced print person with years of experience under his belt. Peter is always available to talk through any print requests you may have and gives great back-up to the sales team. His spare time is taken up with supporting his children with their various sporting activities and following Watford FC.

  • Claire Abery

    Accountant

    Claire has worked within the Accounts all her working life and joined The Hill and Garwood family in 2015.

    Keeping control of the ‘Purse Strings’ is a hard task in today’s financial climate but with everyone’s drive and enthusiasm at Hill and Garwood we accomplish happy and rewarding results. Claire’s spare time is spent entertaining family and friends.

  • Gavin Pienaar

    Repro Manager

    Gavin is our Reprographics Manager and oversees all that goes on in our studio.

    It’s generally where a job starts its life at Hill and Garwood so Gavin’s input and knowledge is invaluable. Gavin started his working life in South Africa where he learnt his trade before he came to England some 14 years ago. He has been at Hill and Garwood for over 13 years and has overseen many changes in technology in that time. In his spare time he likes to take to the road on his motorbike and has travelled all over Europe on two wheels.

  • Keiran Wybrow

    Sales Manager

    After joining us in 2015, Keiran has since become a valuable member of our Hill and Garwood team.

    Keiran has been working in print and design for over 30 years and is knowledgeable in all areas and aspects of print production. His amiable approach and enthusiasm is of great benefit to our company and he is always happy to talk through any questions or concerns you may have regarding your printing needs. His favourite aspect of his work are the people he meets and getting to know them, all in the name of work.

  • Clive Hill

    Managing Director

    Clive has worked at Hill & Garwood all his working life;

    He started as a machine minder apprentice in 1976 and qualified in 1981. In 1986 he became Production Manager. In 1995 he became Managing Director after the retirement of the founders of the company John Hill, Clive’s father and Alan Garwood. In this time Hill & Garwood have continually invested in new technology and Clive believes Hill & Garwood are at the forefront of their industry in technology and quality and is extremely proud of the history that has enabled this family business to grow from strength to strength over the last 50 + years. Clive is a very keen gardener when he finds the time.

  • Vince Brackley

    Sales Manager

    Vince has been in the printing industry since he left school and started life as an apprentice machine minder.

    After years of getting his hands dirty on the printing presses Vince decided selling print would be a good career move. Wearing a suit and going out to lunch was something that appealed to him. Vince joined Hill and Garwood in 2010 and has over 30 years of print experience.
    He loves dealing with clients and looking after all their printing needs. In his spare time he follows Chelsea FC and enjoys spending time with his family and friends.

  • Paul Gwinnell

    Production Manager

    Paul joined Hill and Garwood in 1989 and has over 25 years of production experience.

    Paul is instrumental in the smooth running of the company and has seen many changes in the printing industry. He is involved in the training and implementation of all the latest technology needed to drive Hill and Garwood forward. Paul is a family man who enjoys kayaking and getting on his motorbike when the sun is out.