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

Mike joins Lakes Bathrooms from Timbmet, where he worked as Sales and Marketing Director and more latterly Commercial Director. Prior to that he held senior positions at both Russell Timber Technology and Jablite.

In his new role at Lakes Bathrooms, Mike will manage a team of 16 and will be responsible for growing and developing the sales force. He has more than 25 years’ experience in the construction industry, working with distributors, contractors and specifiers.

Working with Managing Director Bev Brown, Mike will be instrumental in repositioning and raising awareness of the Lakes Bathrooms brand and the services that it offers. His appointment comes hot on the heels of the launch of Lakes Bathrooms’ new Island collection of entirely frameless, luxury shower enclosures.

Commenting on his new role, Mike said: “I am thrilled to have joined Lakes Bathrooms at such an exciting time. I am looking forward to building on its excellent reputation and product offering, growing the brand and opening up fresh opportunities for even greater growth.”

Lakes Bathrooms’ Managing Director Bev Brown added: “We’re delighted to welcome Mike to the board as our new Sales and Marketing Director. His vast operational and commercial experience, in addition to his extensive knowledge and understanding of the supply chain and proven track record of achieving strong sales growth in his various roles, make him the perfect addition to our team.”

Picture caption: Mike Tattam, Lakes Bathrooms’ new Sales and Marketing Director.