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DARLINGTON JOINS DIXONS TEAM
Joshua Darlington has joined Dixons Retail’s PC gaming peripherals and upgrades team as assistant category manager.
He will be working primarily on the gaming part of the business, and boasts a journalist and marketing background.
“Darlington is a keen gamer, both console and PC, and has a good knowledge of the market and trends, “ said Simon Urquhart, category manager, PC gaming peripherals and upgrades at Dixons.
“We look forward to utilising him to help grow our gaming community presence and will lead the exciting gaming projects we have in the pipeline, as well as supporting me day-to-day."
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