Bence strengthens its team
Published:  06 December, 2011

GLOUCESTER: Independent merchant George Bence & Sons, has recently made two new appointments.

Gary Moores has joined as showrooms manager for the retail brand Obsidian Kitchens & Bathrooms. Carlwyn Coombes has joined as commercial and strategic director and will be looking to drive forward the Company's sustainability plans. The company has also made the acquisition of Primera LED Ltd, which will form part of the eco/green plans.

Paul Bence, managing director commented: "I am extremely pleased with the appointments of Gary and Carlwyn, they have portrayed the necessary drive and focus to take the company forward into 2012 and beyond, and I am sure that the plans we have in place will add value to our organisation and the future well being of the business."

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