NEWS

Gibsons enters its fourth generation

Published on: 23rd November 2016

Gibsons is proud to announce that the company has been handed down to its fourth generation.

gibsons-480Gibsons’ chairman, Michael Gibson, first joined the company in 1966 when it sold indoor and outdoor games and pastimes, and has seen many changes over 50 years.

As Gibsons enters its fourth generation, founder Harry Percy’s great-granddaughter, Kate Gibson, will step up to become Gibsons’ new managing director, with Michael’s niece Nicki Gumbrell, becoming the new sales director.

“We are extremely fortunate to have such a strong heritage; it is a big part of who we are today,” said Kate. “I am really looking forward to the challenges ahead, and alongside a great team I’m delighted to be able to take our company into its next phase.”

RECENT ARTICLES

Products from online marketplaces reportedly fail safety tests

Lego unveils new Minions range

Hape International donates funds to help combat coronavirus outbreak

Funko launches new shop-in-shop inside Moscow’s Hamleys store

Winners of the 2020 WIT Wonder Women Awards revealed

Toy of the Year Awards results announced at New York Toy Fair

Spin Master to partner with Nickelodeon for Paw Patrol movie

MGA takes steps towards a sustainable future

Hornby eyes £15m raise for ‘solid foundation’

Funko unveils Snapsies at New York Toy Fair