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New Centre Manager Takes Marshall’s Yard into its 15th Year

New Centre Manager Takes Marshall’s Yard into its 15th Year

New Centre Manager Takes Marshall’s Yard into its 15th Year

28 March 2022

 Lincolnshire’s award-winning shopping centre Marshall’s Yard is heading into its 15th year with the appointment of a new Centre Manager.

The Gainsborough retail destination has appointed Jodie Pacey, 29, to take on the role after working as Assistant Store Manager at  Browns, Marshall’s Yard’s department store, for 10 years. There she played a key role in driving footfall, motivating the team and ensuring the store was a key shopping destination for visitors to the centre.

Jodie said: “Marshall’s Yard is a fantastic retail destination and I am delighted to be taking on this new role and challenge as the centre enters its 15th year.

“I live in Gainsborough and have worked at the centre within my previous positions since it first opened - I’m so thrilled to have the opportunity to now take on the role of Centre Manager.”

Jodie will take up the new challenge and be heading up the Marshall’s Yard team following the promotion of previous Centre Manager Alison Shipperbottom, who has been announced as the new Head of Communications for Marshall’s Yard’s owners Dransfield Properties.

Celebrating its 15th birthday next month, Marshall’s Yard has established itself as a major retail destination with JYSK, The Range and new bar and restaurant, Caldero Lounge, being the latest retailers to join the line-up.

Medi Parry-Williams, Operations Director at Dransfield Properties, said: “We are really pleased to be announcing that Jodie is joining us as our new Marshall’s Yard Centre Manager.

“She comes with a wealth of retail experience and already has a great relationship with the store managers here and the centre’s team of staff as well as the many local stakeholder groups and organisations we work with.”

Current Tenant Liaison Executive for Marshall’s Yard, Charlotte Toplass, will also take up her new role this month as the centre’s Events and Marketing Executive leading the destination through a busy events diary this year.

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Pic Caption: Jodie Pacey and Charlotte Toplass at Marshall’s Yard  


For further information, contact:-

Public Relations Department, Dransfield Properties Ltd
Tel: 01226 360644