M&M Timber has announced a series of senior board appointments as part of major operational changes designed to take the company to the next level of its development in the increasingly competitive timber products market.

After achieving record sales in 2014 and 2015, Vicaima has begun a programme of expansion for its regional representation in 2016.

Lee Smith, branch director of MKM Building Supplies in Glasgow.

MKM Building Supplies has strengthened its senior management team in Glasgow with the appointment of Lee Smith.

Toolbank has strengthened its senior management team with the creation of a new role. Currently holding the position of sales director, Simon Bicknell will move to fill the new position of marketing development director.

Renewable heating manufacturer NIBE announced that it has promoted longstanding employee Robin Adderley to the role of sales and marketing director.

Methven, a global designer and manufacturer of premium showers and tapware, has strengthened its UK sales team with the addition of three national account managers.

TenderSpace, a newly launched online platform that helps property and construction industry professionals manage and source projects, is pleased to announce that it has appointed Mike Balfour OBE to the role of non-executive director.

Bosch Commercial and Industrial has reinforced its sales team with the appointment of a new Variable Refrigerant Flow (VRF) Sales Manager, following the announcement of a brand new VRF range.

Sharples Davies Limited is pleased to announce several additions to the company as part of its current growth strategy.

Marley Alutec welcomes the appointment of Simon Lepine and Jason Littleboy to its area sales management team.

The Worshipful Company of Builders’ Merchants (WCoBM) recently invited Liveryman Andy Williamson to join the Court at a prestigious ceremony in October.

Justin Smith has recently joined Wilo’s commercial building services team.

Justin Smith has joined Wilo’s commercial building services team at the company’s head office in Burton-upon-Trent.

Howarth Timber and Building Supplies has strengthened its presence in the Lincolnshire region by making two new appointments at its Scunthorpe branch, as well as implementing a new regional manager.

Barrie King, logistics manager, Kelkay.

Kelkay, the manufacturer and distributor of aggregates, has appointed Barrie King to the position of logistics manager.

Paul Ballard, business development manager, Ideal Commercial Boilers.

Ideal Commercial Boilers has appointed Paul Ballard as its new business development manager.

Steve Quigley will manage the BMCo branch in Hull.

North Lincolnshire-based Builders Merchant Co (BMCO) is pleased to welcome Steve Quigley to its growing team.

Azpects, a hard landscaping products company, is pleased to announce the appointment of three new members of staff and two promotions.

IMI’s new sales team.

As part of its commitment to service its merchant customer base, IMI Hydronic Engineering has strengthened its sales operations with three new appointments to its sales team.

Lee Kenney is one of three new appointments to join QRL Radiator Group.

Following the recent unveiling of its brand identity, QRL Radiator Group – formerly Quinn Radiators – has strengthened its leadership team with three new senior appointments.

TenderSpace, the newly launched web-based suite of tools designed to help anyone involved in property or construction, is pleased to announce that it has appointed Mike Jeffries to the role of non-executive chairman with immediate effect.

Lydia Sharples is now head of marketing and communications at the Encon Group.

Lydia Sharples has joined the Encon Group as its new head of marketing and communications as it continues to grow the business.

Mark Kelly will take up the role as CEO of Eurocell on 1 July, 2016.

Eurocell has announced that chief executive officer (CEO) Patrick Bateman will retire from the company at the end of June.

Paul White has joined Timco’s senior management team.

TIMco has appointed Paul White to its senior management team.

British manufacturer Keston Boilers has appointed Danny Mistry to the role of business development manager for Central London, further strengthening the company’s sales force to meet the demand in this busy region.

Matt Raybould is the latest recruit to join Stelrad’s new brand specialists team.

Matt Raybould has joined Stelrad’s new brand specialists team, responsible for the Midlands area covering the East and West Midlands, from Lincolnshire, across to Staffordshire and down to Oxfordshire.

Bosch Commercial and Industrial Heating has invested in its sales team with the appointment of four new specialist sales managers.

Dunlop, manufacturer of tile adhesives, grouts, finishing and decorating products through its Pro Décor brand, have hired a new area sales manager for East Anglia and the South East as part of the company’s continual expansion.

Andy Gamble has been promoted to operations director at RGB Building Supplies.

RGB Building Supplies has announced the promotions of Jenny Naylor to human resources director and Andy Gamble to operations director.

At the end of last year Saniflo made an important addition to its Southern sales team with the appointment of Steve Woolsey as area sales manager for the South East. 

Brian Hennessy has joined Stelrad as business development manager for Ireland.

Wienerberger, a UK provider of wall, roof and landscaping innovations, has announced the appointment of Paul Miller as its new Porotherm technical manager.

Andrew Lowrie has announced that he is to retire from the Hexstone Group.

Paul Miller, Porotherm technical manager at Wienerberger.

Wienerberger has appointed Paul Miller as its new Porotherm technical manager.

ADEY Professional Heating Solutions has appointed four new members to its sales team across the domestic and commercial sectors.

Andy Reed has been appointed as director of air conditioning and energy solutions at LG.

LG Electronics has appointed a new director of air conditioning and energy solutions, based at its head office in Brooklands, Surrey.

Robert Newton has been appointed as head of marketing of Symphony's retail and building division marketing teams.

Symphony has appointed Robert Newton as head of marketing of its retail and building division marketing teams.

Norman Berrill is Sealco’s new business development manager.

Independent hardware distributor Sealco has added appointed Norman Berrill as business development manager.

David Bodley has been appointed as key account manager for the northern region.

As Forest Garden ramps up activity to meet the early spring demand, the company has added several new team members to the mix, strengthening both its sales force presence and approach to new product development.

Michelmersh Brick Holdings (MBH) has confirmed that Frank Hanna, former commercial director, and Peter Sharp, former group operations director, have jointly assumed the role of chief executive officer. Martin Warner, who previously held this role, has now become deputy chairman, while remaining an executive director.

Pat Collins, group panel products manager, Covers Timber & Builders Merchants.

Pat Collins has been appointed as group panel products manager at Covers Timber & Builders Merchants.

Dennis Grogan, commercial manager, City Heating Spares.

City Heating Spares (CHS), the spares brand of Travis Perkins, has appointed Dennis Grogan as commercial manager to develop its dedicated plumbing and heating spares service and better meet the needs of busy installers across the UK.

Rollins Group has announced that former area sales manager Mick Taylor has been appointed as national sales manager.

JB Kind has appointed Chris Roullier as a new area sales representative to cover the Home Counties, North London, Essex and East Anglia region.

Stephen King, sales director, SCA Timber Mill Sales UK.

With effect from 1 January, 2016, SCA Timber Supply UK’s commercial director, Stephen King, will take up the position of sales director for SCA Timber Mill Sales UK.

Mike Johnson will manage, market and develop Pegler Yorkshire’s washroom division.

Pegler Yorkshire has reinforced its internal marketing and product development team with the appointment of a new market manager to drive forward growth and innovation in this sector.

Alastair Forbes, managing director, Brett Landscaping and Building Products.

Brett Landscaping and Building Products has announced the appointment of Alastair Forbes as its new managing director.

Ali Thomson, regional sales manager at Builders Merchant Co.

Builders Merchant Co (BMCo) in North Lincolnshire is pleased to announce the promotion of Ali Thomson from business development manager to regional sales manager.

Martin Lumsden is the new managing director for Linde Severnside.

Linde Material Handling has strengthened its team with the appointment of two new senior members of staff at its Severnside and Basingstoke offices to drive forward the company’s plans to supply products to new markets.

The Builders Merchants Federation (BMF) has appointed Christine Wall as marketing and communications manager, with effect from 4 January, 2016.

Scott McCabe, new branch director of MKM Building Supplies Redcar.

MKM Building Supplies has appointed a new director of its Redcar branch.

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