10 questions with …Louise Jaggar

10 questions with …Louise Jaggar

In the latest instalment of our employee Q&A, we chat to Louise Jaggar, Riverside’s PR manager, on her biggest work achievement, how she would describe Riverside, and how she relaxes on a weekend…

Name: Louise Jaggar

Role:    PR manager

  • Briefly describe your role:

    As Riverside’s PR support, it’s my job to ensure the story of the business is shared far and wide. Through features in industry magazines, articles in regional press, and maintaining momentum on the website, I get to the heart of the company and help to tell its – fabulous – story!

  • How long have you been with the company?

    Just over three and a half years – time flies when you’re having fun!

  • What’s the best thing about your job?

    Seeing the Riverside name in print. Whether that be in an advice-led piece for The Yorkshire Post, or a case study in a recycling journal, the reward for doing a job well is exactly that!

  • Describe Riverside Waste Machinery in three words:

    Committed, caring, professional.

  • What’s been your biggest work achievement, since joining the team?

    Watching Riverside grow, thanks in part to PR activity, and ensuring the brand is visible throughout the UK and beyond.

  • What top tip would you give to someone thinking of purchasing a baler?

    Pick up the phone to Riverside – there are so many options available.

  • What one word would your colleagues use to describe you?


  • And finally, some more light-hearted questions…

  • What’s your favourite food?

    Burgers – my nemesis!

  • How do you relax on a weekend?

    Go to the gym, spend time with my husband and children – and enjoy a few gins.

  • What’s the one thing you couldn’t live without?

    My family (and chocolate!)