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.

Peter Ellis has been appointed to manage Actavo’s south eastern Hire & Sales branches.

Specialised building equipment supplier, Actavo | Hire & Sales Solutions (formerly Deborah Services Hire & Sales), has appointed Peter Ellis as regional manager of all hire and sales branches in the South East.

The new Stelrad brand specialists team.

Stelrad has launched its new brand specialists team. Initially nine strong, the team comprises individuals whose role is to meet merchant branch staff and installers to introduce new products and new concepts for the use of radiators to the people who are at the sharp end of the business.

Equipment solutions provider Terex Construction has appointed Allison Tucker to the role of global product marketing manager for its UK facility in Coventry.

David Anderson, managing director, Rixonway Kitchens.

Rixonway Kitchens has appointed former sales and marketing director David Anderson as managing director.

H&B Group has announced that Nick Lander, the former managing director of Bradstone and senior executive of Aggregate Industries, has been appointed as managing director of the independent buying organisation from 1 January, 2016.

Quanex Building Products has appointed Chris Alderson to succeed Andy Jones in the position of managing director for its Edgetech UK business unit.

Debbie Phillips and Craig Rendall.

In continuing to expand and hone its service proposition, Bristan Group has recently appointed not one but two major senior positions.

Ridgeons, the independent timber and builders’ merchant in the East of England, has announced a number of changes to its management team across its network of branches.

Steve Wintle has been appointed as head of PEU at Abloy.

Security expert Abloy UK has announced Steve Wintle as its new head of Professional End Users (PEU) division.

Encon Insulation has promoted James Rowlands to the position of regional sales manager for builders’ merchants for London and the South East.

Michael White is appointed AWMS’ business development director.

Since its launch in July, Alumasc Water Management Solutions (AWMS) has been growing rapidly, and now welcomes Michael White as business development director to the team.

William Naylor, managing director (left) welcomes Graham Amos.

Buttle’s has appointed Graham Amos as manager of its St Albans branch.

WCoBM new Master Leo Martin.

On 20 October 2015, Leo Martin BBS, MA, FCA was installed as the new Master of the Worshipful Company of Builders' Merchants (WCoBM).

James Guidera has joined Snows Timber’s London and South East sales team.

The London and South East sales team at Snows Timber has been augmented by the arrival of James Guidera, who will be calling on the company’s customers across Essex, Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Buckinghamshire.

Sektor, the professional range of partitioning, glazing, and interior solutions exclusive to CCF, has appointed Jonathan Rider as its regional sales manager for Greater London (Heathrow and Croydon) in a move to provide even greater support to existing customers and new contacts in the Capital.

Mark Swift is one of three new business development managers to join Alumasc Facades.

With further growth predicted for the housebuilding, healthcare and education sectors, Alumasc Facades has appointed three new business development managers, bringing with them many years of experience and industry knowledge.

Managed Services, part of Travis Perkins, which provides maintenance materials and supply chain planning for public sector organisations, has appointed Stuart Hough as managing director.

Vedette Millin and Chris Kavanagh have recently joined Ravenheat’s sales team.

Investment and expansion show no signs of slowing down at Ravenheat as the boiler manufacturer further expands its sales and customer service teams.

To help stockists maximise sales of its products, Bond It has extended its merchandising service.

Bond It is making a further demonstration of its commitment to the highest levels of stockist support.

Ryan Horsley is branch manager at Kent Blaxill’s Bury St Edmunds store.

Ryan Horsley is now branch manager at Kent Blaxill’s Bury St Edmunds store.

Visqueen Building Products has announced the appointment of Paul Vincent as technical support manager for the Midlands.

Arbor Forest Products has announced the appointment of Phil Yell as its new operations manager.

Metsa Wood has announced three new appointments to its sales and marketing departments.

Metsa Wood UK has added three new members of staff to its expanding team.

Terex has named John L. Garrison, Jr. its new chief executive officer and president, a move that will be effective from November 2, 2015. He will also become a member of the Terex board of directors.

Heating system filter specialist Eclipse Magnetics has announced the addition to its Boilermag team of Andy Spence as area sales manager for its Wales and West Midlands region.

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