Danwood Group Reviews

Updated 17 Apr 2020

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2.6
27%
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24%
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Danwood Group CEO Wes Mulligan (no image)
Wes Mulligan
13 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good people, worked with mostly excellent colleagues, could of been an excellent business(in 4 reviews)

  • "Some great people still work there(in 4 reviews)

Cons
  • "Sales deals are rushing through at Month end because the senior management want to cash(in 8 reviews)

  • "The company sells copiers (badly, most of the time we can't get them into the business(in 4 reviews)

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  1. "A great team to have worked with..."

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Danwood Group full-time

    Pros

    Great team of people, many of whom have worked with Danwood a long time. Lots of training & support available.

    Cons

    Management to employee ratio - too many managers & a lot of red tape.

  2. "No longer trading as Danwood"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Photocopier Engineer 

    I worked at Danwood Group full-time

    Pros

    Organisation, pay,training , logistics, great management

    Cons

    Brought out by Apogee


  3. "Several great years"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Manager in London, England
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Danwood Group full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Great grounding in sales in an environment which experienced considerable change.

    Cons

    Financial uncertainty during turnaround period

  4. "Great people to with for and with"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Solutions Consultant in Lincoln, England
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Danwood Group full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great team to work with

    Cons

    Back end software not great

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  5. "Good company"

    3.0
    Former Employee - Engineer 

    I worked at Danwood Group full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good training, decen trainee programme

    Cons

    None can't really complain much

  6. "Ok until taken over"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Account Manager in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Danwood Group full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    There was good earnings potential

    Cons

    Different animal once venture capitalists sold the company

  7. "Great Company to work for - Wish we appreciated it at the time"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Regional Sales Manager in Lincoln, England

    I worked at Danwood Group full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    The People - Culture

    Cons

    Ran to much by accountants

  8. "Key Accounts Service Manager"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Danwood Group full-time

    Pros

    Worked from home. Trusted to carry out good service to customers. Training.

    Cons

    Shrinking customer base. Focus by investor not always aligned to increasing business. Lack of interest in external qualifications.

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  9. "Good company shame it got sold."

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Lincoln, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Danwood Group full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good open environment from shop floor to senior management

    Cons

    Sold to Apogee, shame was a good culture

  10. "Challenging"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Associate Director in Lincoln, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Danwood Group full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Salary , Management, office, equipment & training

    Cons

    Progression, endless meetings about the same thing, customer retention

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