“Going with the Flow” Dawn Gibbins Prepared as a Leaders we Deserve Present for Dawn’s 50 th Birthday, June 2008
This is the story of Dawn Gibbins and the company she shaped
Once upon a time … A father and daughter started a technical services company in Sandbach, Cheshire … Which was the precursor of ..
Today, Flowcrete supplies innovative flooring systems around the world Coventry FC Stadium, England Nightclubs in Poland Aintree, England Durban, South Africa
Peter Gibbins was the technology wizard, (and Dawn’s father) “ In 1982, I went into business with my brilliant father Peter, an industrial chemist, designing specialist flooring products from a small starter unit on an industrial estate…” That was how Flowcrete was born.
Flowcrete is built around strong ethical principles <ul><li>“ Environmentally conscious … </li></ul><ul><li>waste-free packaging.. </li></ul><ul><li>strong global product brands .. </li></ul><ul><li>The most innovative flooring company in the world” </li></ul>
… and five production principles * [ *Sort …Streamline …Shine …Standardize … Sustain http://www.infolink.com.au/c/Flowcrete-Australia ]
Dawn plans new challenges “ The sale gives Dawn the opportunity to fulfill a life-long ambition to create a social enterprise which promotes, educates and supports the concept of Feng Shui and healthy environments. She is also set to launch Barefoot, a new company which will provide seamless floorings for the UK’s domestic sector” [www.dawngibbins.com] To go with the flow