Fargro appoint new non-exec director

Fargro has appointed Rosie Freshwater as a non-executive director to the Fargro board.

She is managing director of a UK retail marketing agency called Leapfrogg, which develops and delivers retail marketing strategies across multiple digital channels in consumer markets, including home and garden.


She established Leapfrogg after holding a number of digital retailing roles at various local based marketing agencies. Leapfrogg specialises in premium and luxury brand support.


Fargro managing director Jim McAlpine said: "Rosie will bring new skills to the Board to support online marketing and business development."


Freshwater said: "I am delighted to be joining such a well regarded and established business as Fargro. I really look forward to helping Fargro move further forward to harness the huge potential of the digital marketplace."


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