Safety and security solutions provider Allegion has appointed James Keith as End User Solution Strategy Manager for its UK business to strengthen Allegion’s profile with architects and end users.

Lakes Bathrooms adds to its team of board directors with the appointment of new Operations Director Mick Evans.

SCA Merchant Services are delighted to announce the appointment of Becky Whittaker as Finance Business Partner - Merchant Services

Festool has grown its UK team as a response to increased sales over the past year – and to prepare for an even busier year in 2018.

Jill Eyre has joined Sanitary equipment specialist Wirquin as its new product Manager for Projects.

Howard Luft has been named as the new Chief Executive of Selco Builders Warehouse.

The latest addition to the Dart Team is a new Regional Sales Manager for the South East region. Adie Walker has been in the industry for more than twenty years with a varied background across numerous roles.

Vokèra by Riello has expanded its commercial sales team to keep up with demand for its range of commercial system proposition with the appointments of Scott Foster and Martin Fletcher as Commercial Sales Managers for the north and south respectively.

Provider of components for use in HVAC systems, the Flamco Group, has appointed John Lynch as Sales Director – Domestic.

Manufacturer of energy-saving domestic ventilation systems Domus Ventilation - formerly known as Polypipe Ventilation - has strengthened its re-launch by introducing a new management and sales team of 19 people.

The Ridgeon Group has appointed Suzanne Britter as its new Human Resources (HR) Director. She joins the business following six years at Ladbroke Coral Group in senior HR roles.

Fibo UK adds to its team with the appointment of Jenny Gibson as Regional Account Manager for the north west. Jenny comes with many years’ industry and sales experience, previously working as National sales Manager for a plumbing supplies company.

Graham Plumbers’ Merchant has welcomed Paul Whitehouse into the role of National Health, Safety and Wellbeing Manager. This is a new role that has been created demonstrating the company’s strong focus on this aspect of the business.

Methven has responded to business growth with the appointment of a Sales Manager for the South West and Wales, and a new National Specification Manager for Housebuilders.

Safety and security solutions provider Allegion UK has appointed Karen Trigg as Business Development Manager for the South East.

Keyline has welcomed back Waheeza Tegally-McNair as the company's new Marketing Manager.

Declan Bell has joined Stelrad’s Brand Specialists team for the north of England. Based in Newcastle, his territory extends down to York, across to Barrow and up to Carlisle.

Baxi Heating has set up a special applications team in response to UK government targets, which aim to increase the number of homes connected to the heat network to 18% by 2030.

Safety and security solutions provider Allegion UK has appointed Andrew Shaw as Architectural Consultant for its UK and Ireland businesses to build and strengthen relationships in specification.

Paul Brodeur (left) and Chris Morrissey.

Ibstock Brick has bolstered its builders’ merchant sales team with the appointment of three new Account Managers.

Andy Rodgers has joined Keyline as National Account Manager.

Keyline has announced the appointment of Andy Rodgers as its new National Account Manager.

Elliotts Builders Merchant have boosted their timber offering by appointing a new Timber Products Manager.

Graham Ward is Gatic’s new Area Sales Manager.

Gatic Civil Drainage and Gatic Engineered Access Covers, part of Alumasc Water Management Solutions (AWMS), has added to its growing team with the appointment of Graham Ward as Area Sales Manager for the Central Region.

Daniel joins Obart Pumps having set up and run PPS, a pump company that delivers packaged pump stations.

Further strengthening its already impressive sales team Specflue, has appointed Mark Giacone as Area Sales Manager for the Midlands and South Wales.

New business development consultant joins the Giacomini team

Matt Reed has joined Stelrad as Specification Manager for the company in Kent and South London.

Personal Protective and Workwear specialist Supertouch, has appointed Carolyn Coupland as Business Development Manager for the East of England.

Louise Tucker, aged 25, with Simon Blaxill (left)

While Kent Blaxill has a long and prestigious history in Colchester, with over 180 years in business, long-serving employee, Louise Tucker, has just reached her own personal milestone.

Andrew Keating is now UK Aftersales and Marketing Director at Baxi Heating.

As part of new changes to its aftersales structure, Baxi Heating has appointed Marketing Director, Andrew Keating, to the combined role of UK Aftersales and Marketing Director.

Cistermiser-Keraflo has appointed Mark Schlotel as its new Marketing Manager.

Darren Holdsworth has joined Fernox as its Senior Digital Marketing Executive. 

Fernox has appointed Darren Holdsworth as Senior Digital Marketing Executive. 

Salamander Pumps has appointed Adam Brand as National Sales Manager following a successful two years with the business in a National Account Manager role.

Newtown-based MDF profile manufacturer, W.Howard Polyco has appointed Graham Wiblin as its new General Manager. Joining the business with a successful track record in operational management, Graham takes on the role at an exciting time as it continues with expansion and the development of new products.

Knauf Insulation has appointed Vanessa Rae as Marketing Director to develop the brand’s presence as one of the leading providers for mineral wool insulation solutions in Northern Europe.

Hanson Cement has appointed Claire Philliskirk as field Sales Manager of its packed products business.

Jewson has appointed Thierry Dufour as its new Managing Director.

Builders’ merchant Jewson has named Thierry Dufour as its new Managing Director.

Fernox, a chemical water treatment and filter manufacturer, has announced the promotion of Andrew Glaister to the role of National Accounts Manager.

Keyline is delighted to announce the promotion of Emma Ward to Business Development Director, making her Keyline’s first female executive board member.

Draper Tools has announced the appointment of Phil Rowley to the Board of Directors in the role of Sales Director.

Altecnic has appointed Gary Swann as the new Sales Manager for Northern Ireland.

Mark McManus, Stiebel Eltron’s UK Managing Director.

Stiebel Eltron UK is celebrating record growth for the first half of 2017 and has made three major appointments to manage increased demand.

Encon Insulation has appointed Gary Boone as Merchant Area Sales Executive in South West England.

Stair supplier TwoTwenty has announced the appointment of a new Managing Director and Commercial Director. TwoTwenty supplies timber stairs to all of the top 10 builders’ merchants in England.

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and Workwear specialist Supertouch, has appointed Graham Flanders as Business Development Manager for the South West.

Bathroom products specialist and manufacturer, Ultra Finishing has appointed Mike Kidd as a new Regional Development Consultant for the South East of England, bringing a fresh element of sales and customer support to a region of great potential.

Hanson has appointed Paul Lacey as General Manager of its packed products business.

Paul Franklin has joined Stelrad as Specification Manager for the company in the East Midlands.

Altecnic, a UK provider of high-quality heating and plumbing components, has strengthened its nationwide salesforce with the appointment of Graham Heap as its new Area Sales Manager.

Shower enclosure specialist Lakes Bathrooms has appointed Mike Tattam to join its board as the new Sales and Marketing Director.

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