Place of Birth: Rochdale
Lives in: Rochdale
Danny Simpson is the CEO of MID Communications LTD, the largest independent franchise of Telefonica O2 UK, providing both B2B and B2C services across 17 retail stores throughout the Northwest and a business centre based n Rochdale.
The 15-year industry knowledge has seen Danny start his career back when GPRS was the only form of mobile internet and he also experienced the launch and impact of both 3G and 4G. He has also witnessed the release of the first ever iPhone in the telco marketplace along with many other tech gadgets like wearables, smart tech, innovative apps and especially tablets. Danny has seen how each of these have cannibalised the market in laptops to how the digital landscape has changed and works in our world as it is today.
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Simpson is just this year, 2017, starting his next journey as a newly appointed CEO from a former role of being the Sales Director. He has a huge ambition and a big appetite to continue to grow his business whilst also giving back to others. His amazing charity work has help him acquire the role of both Local and National Trustee for Cash for Kids and also an ambassador for the NSPCC.
Danny is passionate about giving back to businesses by getting those across the Northwest to collaborate and work together bringing fresh new thinking and innovative networking groups. He loves to support and mentor new business start-ups across the Manchester area, especially in the Rochdale area as he is a Rochdale Ambassador, being the town he was raised in, and truly supports businesses in his local town.
Under his leadership he has supported the business in being accredited as a finalist for mobile industry awards and IIP at Silver Level in 2016. Danny is keen to continue his motivational speeches to help inspire our youth in education as he delivers and supports our local schools across the Northwest with his amazing work through the Young Enterprise scheme.
Danny is also now starting to support the GM Business Growth Hub to help support other local businesses as he understands his growth in business is through the growth of other local businesses, our communities and our economy.
Key Areas of Responsibility
Business Growth & Performance, Profitability, Strategy, Sales & Service, HR, Operations, Risk, FCA, Call Centre, Stores, SMB, CSR, Marketing & Events.
IIP Silver Accredited
Local Board Executive for Cash for Kids with Key 103
National Board and Trustee Cash for Kids UK
Northwest Ambassador for NSPCC
Vice President for Oldham Business 100
Winners of O2 – Helping British Businesses
O2 Franchise of the Year – Best Local Marketing & Best Local Initiatives
O2 Franchise Winners – Priority Moments Performance
Business of the Year Finalist 2013, 2014, 2015 & 2016
Mobile Industry Awards Finalist
Institute of Directors Member
Danny used to be DJ, playing some of the best music in some of the best clubs throughout the UK and Greece.
For more information about Danny and the business, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.