Simon Pearson is now sales and marketing director at Brett Landscaping & Building Products.

Simon Pearson has joined Brett Landscaping & Building Products in the newly created role of sales and marketing director.

L-r: Charlotte Dixon and Laura Excell have joined the MRA team.

Another two new starters have joined the MRA Marketing team. Charlotte Dixon and Laura Excell have been recruited as PR account managers and will be working alongside the company’s director Lucia Di Stazio.

Phil Adams has been appointed as managing director of Vokèra.

Vokèra has appointed Phil Adams as its new managing director.

VIP-Polymers has announced the appointment of Jon Crean to the position of commercial director with immediate effect.

Derran Gates will run Williams & Co’s branch in Claybank Road, Portsmouth.

After several years in sales roles with Glow-worm and Ideal Boilers, Derran Gates has returned to Williams & Co to run its flagship branch in Claybank Road, Portsmouth.

Skills honed over a career as colonel in the Royal Marines are being applied to Stewart Milne Timber Systems' head of planning role after the manufacturer’s recruitment of Nick Lindley.

Wrekin Products, manufacturer of civil engineering products, has appointed Carl Gibbon as supply chain & logistics manager.

Mike Wheeler has been appointed national sales manager at Rinnai, manufacturer of continuous flow hot water heating systems.

Rodo, supplier of decorating sundries, workwear and PPE, has announced two new appointments to join its field sales team.

Richard Soper has retired from the position of CEO of Worcester, Bosch Group after a career spanning five decades.

Richard Soper has announced his retirement from the position of CEO of Worcester, Bosch Group.

Racking specialist Filplastic has bolstered its sales team with a host of new appointments.

Aaron Gardiner, area sales manager at Promat UK.

Promat UK has appointed Aaron Gardiner as an area sales manager, responsible for overseeing the company’s sales operations in the northern and southern Home Counties.

Nick Sims is now managing director – merchants at Ridgeons.

Ridgeons has undergone a restructure to support its three-year growth plan.

Natural Paving Products (UK) has employed Craig Brook, a hard landscaping professional, as its installer support manager.

Nick Bennett has recently joined Salamander Pumps.

Salamander Pumps has appointed Nick Bennett as business development manager for the Southern region.

Rebecca Galyer, online manager at Howarth Timber.

Howarth Timber has continued to invest in its digital presence following the appointment of a new online manager.

Security specialist Yale has appointed Chris Hardman as head of national accounts (trade), saying the move shows the company’s investment in its relationship with partners in the trade sector.

Keyline has made three appointments to support its UK rail specialists.

International Timber has appointed Mathew Lewis as regional sales director for the South East of England.

IKO has appointed Andrew Oxley as the new national account manager for its distribution division.

The Federation of Master Builders (FMB), has appointed Dave Jordan as an area board member, joining from timber and builders merchant Ridgeons.

Bristan has appointed Andrew Warrener as business development manager.

David Dunbavand has been announced as F & P Wholesale's new programme director.

Wienerberger, provider of wall, roof and landscaping products, has announced the appointment of Stephanie Palmer as its new sustainability adviser.

Anthony Hammond, head of online sales at General Building Plastics.

Specialist supplier of PVC building products, General Building Plastics, has promoted Anthony Hammond to the position of head of online sales.

The Builders Merchants Federation (BMF) has appointed Richard Ellithorne as membership services director.

Angela Rushforth, formerly group managing director at Ridgeons, has left the company to take up a new role at a national builders' merchant.

LG has appointed Andrew Robinson as its new sales agent for Northern Ireland.

John Lloyd, supply chain and procurement director, SCA Timber Supply.

SCA Timber Supply UK has appointed John Lloyd as group supply chain and procurement director.

Stephen Parker, sales manager at PERI

PERI has announced the appointment of Stephen Parker and Neil Butlin to senior sales roles.

A collective total of 170 years worth of employment has been amassed by six members of staff at Covers Timber and Builders Merchants.

Snows Timber has added to its London & South East regional sales team with the appointment of Chris Geary.

VADO has announced the appointment of Pete Mersh to the position of national sales manager for its specification team.

The Institute of Builders Merchants (IoBM) has appointed two of its governors to the positions of vice president and junior vice president.

MKM Building Supplies has appointed Philip Johns to the position of chief executive officer.

Fraser Toogood is now product manager at Stelrad.

Radiator manufacturer Stelrad has announced the appointment of Fraser Toogood to the position of product manager.

Francis Cunild, managing director and a founding member of Matki, is retiring after 44 years with the company.

Electrorad has announced the appointment of Jamie Fewtrell to the position of field sales executive.

Boiler manufacturer Ravenheat has appointed Mike Maher as area sales manager.

IPG (Independent Plumbing Group) has announced the appointment of two senior members of staff – Stephanie Bolton, as marketing manager, and Kevin Oakes, as director.

Sonia Serne and Sophie Taylor

Bristan Group’s domestic specification division has announced the recent appointment of two business development managers.

The British Woodworking Federation (BWF) has appointed Hannah Mansell as scheme manager for the BWF-CERTIFIRE Fire Door and Doorset Scheme, and as spokesperson for Fire Door Safety Week, which will take place this September.

Balmorals London has announced the appointment of Dawn Rees as commercial manager.

L-r: Chris Peart, David Marshall, Kevin Robertson, David Fogg, Steve Winters

The 175 years’ combined service accrued by five employees at Howarth Timber’s York branch comes in the same year the company celebrates its 175th anniversary.

Russell Malcolm-Stewart is glass operations manager at Kent Blaxill.

Russell Malcolm-Stewart has joined Kent Blaxill in Colchester as glass operations manager as part of a department restructuring.

Elliotts' sales manager Matthew Adlington.

Matthew Adlington has been appointed as Elliotts' sales manager at its head office in Southampton.

The Builders Merchants Federation (BMF) has appointed Dennis Smith as interim membership services director on a consultancy basis. 

Growing demand from builders’ merchants customers has led window manufacturer Crystal Direct to expand its merchant support team.

Paul Maxwell has left Bahco Tools after 15 years to rejoin his former employer, Toolbank, taking over as national accounts sales manager from Dave Rogers.

Experienced heating and plumbing salesperson Craig Scanlon has been appointed Smith’s Fan Convectors regional manager for north London and the South East, covering Buckinghamshire, Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire, Hampshire, Hertfordshire, Oxfordshire and West Berkshire.

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