VIP-Polymers Ltd has added to its sales team for its VIPSeal® range as part of its growth plan.

It has appointed John Atkinson as Area Sales Manager for the North. Atkinson has previous sales experience in light side products such as PPE, workwear, fixings and consumables.

His new role will involve a focus on selling VIPSeal®’s range of couplings and adaptors, which are used to repair pipes.

Atkinson said: “I believe that the route to a successful sales portfolio is created by building and maintaining excellent relationships with customers and I’m looking forward to building on VIPSeal®’s current relationships and meeting with potential future customers.”

VIP’s Commercial Director Jon Crean said: “We welcome John to the growing team at VIP and look forward to his contribution and success in helping to develop our brand of products within the distribution market and in line with our business strategy.”