JML strengthens DRTV and online marketplace senior teams

The consumer goods brand and multichannel retailer has hired Sophie Smithers as head of direct sales and marketing. With 19 years’ experience in DRTV, Smithers most recently worked with The Craft Channel. She has also held senior management positions at Guthy Renker and Thane Direct.

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Two further hirings have seen Mani Roberts appointed as broadcast compliance officer and Mitesh Patel as marketplace manager. Roberts has joined the business from Clearcast while Patel was previously at Exertis.

Ken Daly (pictured), chief executive of JML, said: “These new appointments illustrate the level of investment and focus that JML is putting into achieving its growth plans. We intend…