Playforce appoints Groupon’s Tim Lacey as Commercial Director

Playforce, the UK’s leader in the design and creation of innovative, curriculum-linked play environments for children, has appointed ex Groupon Commercial Director Tim Lacey as its new Commercial Director.

Managing Director of Playforce, Dr. Colin MacAdam says: “Tim brings with him extensive sales and marketing experience and will play a significant part in supporting our ambitious growth plans in coming years.  We’re excited to have him on board.”

Playforce has recently expanded its consultation-led playground installation business into direct sales.  At Playforce Shop, primary schools and early years settings can buy high-quality outdoor resources and play equipment with no installation or consultation required – all designed and developed by the same Playforce education experts behind Playforce playgrounds.



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About Playforce

Established for nearly 15 years, Playforce is the UK’s leader in the design and creation of innovative, curriculum linked play environments for all children.

Built on a team of educational pedigree, the company prides itself on its creativity and confidence to design and install play settings that answer every school’s or early years setting’s needs.

Play is a key component of a child’s health, well-being and happiness. Making playtime fun is the core principle at Playforce; as a result of Playforce’s consultative approach, children are at the heart of each design for a truly personalised and engaging form of fun learning. Working extensively with early year’s settings, primary schools and local authorities across the UK, Playforce creates ‘well balanced’ playground designs that are unique, challenging, stimulating and most importantly, fun! The company has become a source of trusted advice for schools throughout the country.

For more information please visit www.playforce.co.uk.