Builders' Merchant Company Ltd has appointed Claire Cotton as its new Business Development Manager for South Yorkshire.

Darren Fretter-Hall has joined leading chemical water treatment and filter manufacturer Fernox as its new Area Sales Manager in the Midlands.

Mike Parsons has been appointed to a new role at Baxi Heating – Head of Product Management, UK and Ireland.

Rebecca Mulholland has joined the Stelrad Brand Specialists team, looking after plumbers’ merchants and their customers across Yorkshire for the leading radiator manufacturer.

ERA has appointed Tania Tams as head of marketing to oversee the communications and marketing activity across the company’s distribution channels.

Philip Hamilton has been appointed by Allegion UK as Business Development Manager in the North.

The Lords Group has appointed Steve Bath as Group Purchasing Director.

Plumbase has made two senior appointments, which will have dual roles of improving the online purchasing process for plumbers and enhancing support for the merchant’s network of branches across the UK.

BLANCO UK has appointed Darren McCrellis as Regional Sales Manager for Northern Ireland.

SIG Performance Technology has appointed Liam Colebrook in the new role of Product Development Director. 

NM Group (North Midland Construction Plc) has recruited former Travis Perkins regional direc-tor Robert Walsh.

Acheson + Glover (AG) is to increase its focus on the professional market with the appointment of a new Head of Specification Sales.

Keyline has announced the promotions of Mark Branch and Amy Desai who are based at its depot in Hayes.

Sentinel has expanded its technical team by appointing Ella Cooper to the position of Technical Support Manager.

Wolseley UK has announced the appointment of a new Managing Director, who will focus on improving the company’s profitability.

Scott Ditchfield has been appointed Sales Director – Specification at Potterton.

Cal McCarthy joined Saniflo as Area Sales Manager for the North West region to help develop sales of both Saniflo and the range of Kinedo shower cubicles.

Södra’s investment in a cross-laminated timber (CLT) facility at Värö and Jörgen Hermansson will lead the unit.

Hamilton has appointed Emily Chance as Trade Brand Manager.

Alumasc Rainwater, part of Alumasc Water Management Solutions (AWMS), has appointed David Loader as Area Sales Manager for the South West and South Wales.

Visqueen has made new appointments to aline with its ‘The difference is Visqueen’ strategy.

Stuart Turner’s has added to its Sales and Specification team with the appointment of Ben Noonan as Specification Sales Manager. Ben joins an established team of industry experts focussing on new brands; Mainsboost and Aquaboost.

Deborah McCreadie has been appointed to the new role of Business Development Manager - Commercial Products at Specflue.

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TwoTwenty has appointed two regional Sales Managers.

Yale has started the New Year with an appointment within the supply team, to aid stock forecasting, to increase efficiency in this area.

Keyline is delighted to announce the promotion of Christina Hopton to Regional Sales Director for the South West.

Kent Blaxill continues to expand in 2018 with the appointment of a Sales Di-rector, Mark Robinson.

Peter Cox has appointment Gary Laird to the role of National Commercial Manager.

After joining Grant UK in the summer of 2017, Kevin Ellis has now been appointed as Renewables Manager for the Company and will be providing support in the renewables sector to customers throughout England, Scotland and Wales.

Jungheinrich UK has announced the appointment of Luuk Snijders as Managing Director, effective January 2018. Luuk is succeeding Jan Lorenz and transfers from his role as Managing Director, Jungheinrich Russia, with Jan Lorenz returning to a senior management position at Jungheinrich Group headquarters in Hamburg, Germany.

Marley Alutec has further developed its team with the appointment of two new employees based at its Bedford headquarters.

JCB Paint has appointed Michael Haigh as Head of Marketing.

Slatescape has three new appointments to its sales team in order to satisfy demand for the years ahead.

Safety and security solutions provider Allegion has appointed James Keith as End User Solution Strategy Manager for its UK business to strengthen Allegion’s profile with architects and end users.

Lakes Bathrooms adds to its team of board directors with the appointment of new Operations Director Mick Evans.

SCA Merchant Services are delighted to announce the appointment of Becky Whittaker as Finance Business Partner - Merchant Services

Festool has grown its UK team as a response to increased sales over the past year – and to prepare for an even busier year in 2018.

Jill Eyre has joined Sanitary equipment specialist Wirquin as its new product Manager for Projects.

Howard Luft has been named as the new Chief Executive of Selco Builders Warehouse.

The latest addition to the Dart Team is a new Regional Sales Manager for the South East region. Adie Walker has been in the industry for more than twenty years with a varied background across numerous roles.

Vokèra by Riello has expanded its commercial sales team to keep up with demand for its range of commercial system proposition with the appointments of Scott Foster and Martin Fletcher as Commercial Sales Managers for the north and south respectively.

Provider of components for use in HVAC systems, the Flamco Group, has appointed John Lynch as Sales Director – Domestic.

Manufacturer of energy-saving domestic ventilation systems Domus Ventilation - formerly known as Polypipe Ventilation - has strengthened its re-launch by introducing a new management and sales team of 19 people.

The Ridgeon Group has appointed Suzanne Britter as its new Human Resources (HR) Director. She joins the business following six years at Ladbroke Coral Group in senior HR roles.

Fibo UK adds to its team with the appointment of Jenny Gibson as Regional Account Manager for the north west. Jenny comes with many years’ industry and sales experience, previously working as National sales Manager for a plumbing supplies company.

Graham Plumbers’ Merchant has welcomed Paul Whitehouse into the role of National Health, Safety and Wellbeing Manager. This is a new role that has been created demonstrating the company’s strong focus on this aspect of the business.

Methven has responded to business growth with the appointment of a Sales Manager for the South West and Wales, and a new National Specification Manager for Housebuilders.

Safety and security solutions provider Allegion UK has appointed Karen Trigg as Business Development Manager for the South East.

Keyline has welcomed back Waheeza Tegally-McNair as the company's new Marketing Manager.

Declan Bell has joined Stelrad’s Brand Specialists team for the north of England. Based in Newcastle, his territory extends down to York, across to Barrow and up to Carlisle.

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