Sheffield-based IT provider AAG Systems has appointed 71-year-old Stuart Denial as customer relationship manager (sales).
Seasoned industry professional Denial has become AAG's oldest staff member, and joins the firm with 24 years' experience in IT sales and customer relationship management.
He has planned, designed, managed and delivered complex projects for clients including the Supreme Court, ATOS Origin, Bass public houses and numerous banks, government agencies and educational institutions, and has a record of multi-million pound sales across a range of businesses.
Joey Hemingbrough, AAG's director of sales, strategy and innovation, said: "At 71, Stuart is our oldest employee and demonstrates our commitment to recruiting the best in the business regardless of age or background.
"Stuart's wealth of experience equips him perfectly to hit the ground running with our existing client base and it will prove invaluable in winning new business for the firm amongst our target market."
Denial added: "I'm delighted to have been chosen as AAG's newest customer relationship manager. AAG's commitment to open, honest and transparent dealings with its clients mirrors my own, and I can't wait to get started meeting existing clients and bringing new ones into the fold."
AAG picked up the award for Outstanding Member Commitment at the 2014 Network Group Awards.