About Purple Line

Purple Line Limited is a UK Based company that design and manufacture a wide range of products for the Recreational Vehicle market. From its innovation centre located in rural Suffolk, this design led company has always sought to provide innovative and affordable solutions that focus on the needs of the market and not the direction of the competition.

“Here at Purple Line our mission is to design new and innovative products with the simple aim of taking the stress out of going on holiday. Motor Movers and Levelling Aids to make life easier, and Security and Lifting to set your mind at ease; all designed to help you make the most of your precious time away.”
Jonathan Harrison - Founder & Managing Director

Established in 2002, the company philosophy of Purple Line is to design, innovate and improve. This is reflected in the array of high quality products and customer support Purple Line offers. The Purple Line Mantra is a good starting point to help you understand why a Purple Line product is perfect for you.

Design
The Purple Line business is focused around one key department, Product Design. Our team of experienced product designers work tirelessly to develop innovative and affordable products to assist the owners of recreational vehicles.

Innovate
Purple Line have always been at the forefront of innovation within the Recreational Vehicle accessory market. Our current range includes the world’s first and only Thatcham approved caravan wheel lock and caravan hitch lock.

Improve
At Purple Line we never rest on our laurels. Every product we offer goes through continuous development in its lifetime to ensure it is a market leading product, meeting and exceeding your needs.

In addition to supplying great products, we also provide the most effective supply line to our customers, online and through a comprehensive national network of preferred retail outlets. Purple Line strives to maintain a high and consistent level of customer service and aftersales care. Our product warranties, which are up to 5 years on certain products will give you the peace of mind that, in the unlikely event you are not 100% satisfied with your product or that something goes wrong, our aftersales team are on standby to provide a solution to meet your needs. We pride ourselves on this.

Our Team is full of experienced people...

At Purple Line we invest in people, because great products and great service come from great people.


Jonathan Harrison

Jonathan Harrison

Founder & Managing Director

Jonathan founded the company in January 2002. He oversees all aspects of the business and has a particular interest in innovation and getting fantastic new products to market.

Michael Lawes

General & Finance Manager

Mike has been with Purple Line since December 2013 after leaving his previous role as Director of International Finance at a large multinational organisation. He is a qualified accountant and manages the company’s accounts and finance function as well as human resources and general day-to-day office management.

Joanne Baker

Joanne Baker

Purple Line Customer & Accounts Support

Joanne has been with Purple Line since February 2016 and brings with her many years experience in office management, project management and customer support. An engaging and enthusiastic member of the team Joanne loves to help our customers and retailers.

Vanessa Androsiuk

Vanessa Androsiuk

OPUS Sales & Customer Service Coordinator

Vanessa joined the team in March 2016 as the Sales and Customer Service Coordinator for our exciting OPUS Folding Camper. She acts as the main point of contact for our customers and deals with customers and retailers on the European side of the business. As a native German she also helps with all of the translations in the office.

Mark Kidson

Technical Manager

Mark took over the Technical Team in February 2016. He has a B.Eng(Hons) in Mechanical Engineering, making him the perfect figure head for the Technical Team. Mark is responsible for the technical design and innovation of new products from concept all the way through to manufacture and aftersales support.

Ben Hawkins

Design Engineer

Ben has been with Purple Line since May 2016. He has a B.Sc. (Hons) in Automotive Engineering with Management. Ben is responsible for aiding in the technical design and innovation of new products from concept all the way through to manufacture and aftersales support.

Leanne Humphries

Purple Line Customer & Technical Support

Having been with the company since April 2014, Leanne is one of the most dynamic members of the team. Expert in providing fast and accurate over the phone technical support for Purple Line products, carrying out warranty repairs, liaising with suppliers and general handling of logistics.

Brett Skingle

Head of Marketing & Design

Brett joined the team in June 2014 and has a M.A. in Communication Design and a B.A. in Graphic Design. Utilising his skills in design and brand management, Brett is at the forefront in ensuring new Purple Line products reach the right market in the most creative way possible.

Christopher Panayi

Marketing & Design Assistant

Christopher joined Purple Line in July 2016. He has a B.A. in Media and Communications and using this knowledge he is able to specialise in online and offline marketing, incorporating digital creative aspects of his degree to manage the companies website. Christopher is also a keen photographer confident with using photo and video editing software.

Stuart Weatherley

OPUS Assembly/Workshop Supervisor

Stuart started as customer service for Purple Line in June 2014. He took over the Assembly supervisor role in March 2015 and now runs the everyday running of the OPUS production.

Barry Spooner

OPUS Assembly Technician

Barry joined the company in May 2015 to assist with the OPUS assembly line. He comes from an electrical harness building Background and has a vast knowledge of engineering.

David Pickles

Purple Line National Accounts Manager & Northern UK Sales

David started working for Purple Line in 2010. He has over 30 years experience in the outdoor leisure industry. His in-depth knowledge of the mechanics of the Purple Line product range ensures that his customers get products that meet their needs. David’s customers can be safe in the knowledge that he is available for any technical aftersales queries.

Joe Appleton

OPUS Brand Manager & Purple Line East Anglia Sales

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Nigel Pearcy

Purple Line Southern UK Sales

Nigel joined the Purple Line team in March 2015 to run Purple Line’s B2B Sales across the South of England. The former Royal Marine and Fire Fighter has a wealth of experience having worked in the leisure industry for over 30 years. His background in running his own camping and leisure stores and as a National Sales Manager means he is perfectly suited to be able to assist with both consumer and business queries.