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New Head of Marketing for Harris Brushes

Published: 17 July 2023 - DIY Week

Leading DIY painting and decorating brand Harris has appointed Lauren Shaw as Head of Marketing for DIY.


A highly experienced marketeer with over 15 years experience, Lauren has previously worked with other leading brands including Amtico and Massey Ferguson. Now responsible for Harris decorating tools which span preparation to application to clean up, including paint brushes, rollers and wallpapering equipment, Lauren will be spearheading the brand’s consumer engagement programme across all marketing and communication disciplines. 

Philippa Pawson, Marketing Director at Orkla House Care UK, Harris’ parent company said: ”Lauren’s appointment demonstrates our commitment to the Harris brand. I am confident that with her knowledge, enthusiam and experience, she will make a positive contribution to the business.”

Lauren added: ”Harris has an extensive portfolio of decorating tools designed for the DIY market and it is especially known for its Harris NO-LOSS bristle technology. It has a rich heritage and is the leading DIY brand for innovation and consumer engagement. I look forward to building the brand even further.”

Harris is part of Orkla House Care UK, the leading supplier of painting, decorating and cleaning products for both the professional and DIY markets.


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