Mark Bates, Author at Hire Intelligence

Mark Bates

General Manager

Professional Journey:
Throughout his career, Mark has held a wide range of roles, in sales, operations marketing and strategy. Always keen to be involved with cutting edge technology and innovation; before his time with Hire Intelligence Mark has been involved with medical device product launches, special gases insulation innovations, and digitalisation / channel management projects. He worked for 6 years with BOC, and then 6 years with the Linde Group.

Mark joined Hire Intelligence in 2017, and Mark was General Manager when significant adjustments were needed to keep the company profitable during the Covid pandemic. Mark is continuing to restructure Hire Intelligence with a strategy focussed on key sectors. The team in the UK & Ireland are ensuring they can offer solutions and services alongside the best hire products. Even in the 6 years since Mark has joined there has been a lot of change in tech requirements, especially in the Virtual Reality and Digital Signage spaces.

Educational Background and Interests:

Armed with a degree in Genetics, Mark tries to stay abreast of emerging trends and technologies. This includes trying to understand coding and undertaking CS50 course, and learning to use AI software products effectively. Mark has a fundamental belief that regulated innovation can help support a better future for all, and thus is most excited when Hire Intelligence are supporting global events, and important research projects.

Personal Philosophy and Interests:

Mark believes in the power of data analysis and questioning – seeking information, and spotting patterns to help find opportunities to help. He also believes in the power of buy-in; Clients and team members should all know what we are aiming for, and how our efforts all fit together in delivering upon our ambitions.

Mark lives in West London, enjoys travelling, football, boxing and music.

Posts by Mark Bates

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Portable Powerhouses: How to Choose Laptops for Field and Remote Work

In the rapidly changing landscape of work, selecting the right laptop rental for field and remote work has become paramount… Read More

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Hybrid Working: Navigating the Future with Technology Rentals

Introduction: The Rise of Hybrid Working in the UK The concept of hybrid working, which combines flexible working from anywhere… Read More

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Everything You Need to Know About Mobile Device Management (MDM) in 2024

Imagine having complete control over your organisation’s mobile devices, regardless of their location or operating system. That’s the power and… Read More

What is a 2-in-1 laptop and why you need one

In the modern tech-savvy era, having a device that amalgamates both functionality and convenience is a boon. The 2-in-1 laptop… Read More

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Best Laptops for Architects: Prioritising Functionality for Optimal Performance

As an architect, your laptop is more than just a tool; it’s a portal to your creative world. It’s essential… Read More

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How Advertising is Changing with the Use of Technology

Tremendous advancements in technology in recent years have changed the face of every industry and sector. The world of advertising… Read More

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Transcript Film and Tv Production: For over 25 years ‘Hire Intelligence International‘ have provided technology hardware for the film and… Read More

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Boosting Business Performance with the Apple Watch: A Comprehensive Guide for Business Owners

The Apple Watch has come a long way since its launch in 2015. With a wide range of models, from… Read More

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Supporting Companies with Tech Deployments and IT Rollouts

For over 25 years ‘Hire Intelligence International’ have provided high-tech and leading-brand hardware to satisfy our clients short-term tech needs.… Read More

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