The Superyacht Forum

On the 13th November, Electric String MD, James Ward along with Director of Business Development, Jill Phillips, will join industry leaders and influencers at this year’s Superyacht Forum in Amsterdam. James and Jill will be there to meet with partners, listen to talks and debates, and meet with potential clients. This year’s event will focus…


Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show 2017

  Jill Phillips, Director of Business Development travelled to Fort Lauderdale, Florida for the 58th Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show which took place 1st – 5th November 2017.   There to see clients, suppliers and network Jill had the opportunity to see exhibits from a range of yacht builders and designers to exotic cars and…


Jill Phillips our new Director of Business Development

Electric String is delighted to introduce our new Director of Business Development – Jill Phillips. Jill’s focus will be on supporting new business development opportunities, extending existing partnerships, and contributing to Electric String’s ambitious growth strategy.   Based out of our London office, but with close links to Electric String’s head office in Hull, Jill…


Electric String heads to Pinmar Golf 2017

  Electric String will be rubbing shoulders with the likes of former Open champion Paul Lawrie OBE and TV presenter Kirsty Gallacher at the Pinmar Golf tournament in Mallorca this month. With our friends from Superyacht Supplies and CST Luxury, Commercial Director Rob Sullivan and Jill Phillips, Director of Business Development, will be hoping to put on a…


Monaco Yacht Show 2017

  James Ward, Rob Sullivan and Jill Phillips are attending the fabulous Monaco Yacht Show in the French Riviera which starts on the 27th September. They will be in Port Hercules to meet clients, shipyards & partners to talk about current & future projects plus witness the unveiling of 45 exclusive launches. What better place…


High fives as Harry leads the way

We’re proud at Electric String to announce that Harry Moylan has been promoted to the position of Lead Engineer. Harry joined the company back in 2015 as a Junior Installer – as well as taking on a side role as chief office tea-maker – and has admirably worked his way through the ranks ever since.…


‘Au Revoir’ to Hollie

On the 25th August we wave goodbye to our office manager, Hollie Phillips, and wish her well as she begins a year’s maternity leave. Stepping up to the office manager role will be Lynsey Blanchard, who will be the main contact for all enquiries relating to the office. Lynsey can be contacted between 8.30am and…


Electric String Management Training Begins

High on the agenda at Electric String is our staff training and development; we’re passionate about investing in employee progression, and that includes the management, too. This June saw the start of a year-long training programme, which includes workshops, group session and personal projects for the management team. The programme is hosted by two members…


Innovative INEOS gym project makes AV Awards shortlist

Electric String is delighted to have been shortlisted for this year’s AV Awards in the Leisure/Hospitality Project of the Year category.     Shortlisted for the prestigious award is our work on a cutting-edge communal workplace gym for INEOS, one of the world’s largest manufacturers of chemicals and oil products. Electric String collaborated with other…