Pipe Center and Climate Center have announced the creation of a new trading leadership team.

Leon Wilton has been appointed as product manager for residential building service, southern region.

DAB Pumps UK has expanded its commercial and residential building services team in line with its continued success and growth of its sales.

Mike Beech, product marketing director at Kerridge.

Mike Beech arrived at Kerridge Commercial Systems (KCS) in January as its new product marketing director, and from the start he has been impressed by the management team’s ambitions for the business and where things are headed both in the UK and internationally.

Plumbing Trade Supplies (PTS) and City Plumbing Supplies (CPS), which form the plumbing and heating division of the Travis Perkins Group, have welcomed Stuart Hough into the role of managing director of spares.

Sally Fisher has been appointed as joinery product manager at Elliotts.

Elliotts, the Hampshire-based independent builders’ merchant, has bolstered its team ahead of ambitious plans to grow its joinery turnover by £4m.

Toolbank product director Wayne Flory has been promoted to chief executive of the tools and hardware distributor.

Mike Limburn is manager of Gibbs & Dandy’s Portsmouth branch.

Builders' merchant, Gibbs & Dandy, has appointed Mike Limburn as the manager of its Portsmouth branch.

Security Solutions, a division of ASSA ABLOY UK, has appointed Allan Henry to the position of commercial manager.

Cris Tonks, quality control manager, TIMco.

TIMco has announced that Cris Tonks is to be its new quality control manager. Mr Tonks has been with the company for more than 18 years and will be located at the company’s head office in Nantwich.

Left to right: Ruth Moran, Rob Hughes, Lloyd Kelly, Edward Naylor and Bridie Warner-Adsetts of Naylor Drainage.

Barnsley-based Naylor Drainage has acknowledged the service of one of its longest-standing employees.

Insulation entrepreneur Mary Carthy has joined Encon Insulation.

Heating manufacturer Vokèra has appointed Neil Mattock as marketing director.

Paul Mazey surrounded by his family, friends and colleagues from Ridgeons.

Ridgeons recently bid a fond farewell to Paul Mazey, operations manager at Ridgeons Forest Products, who has retired after 28 years with the company.

The Brick Development Association (BDA) has announced the appointment of Michael Ankers OBE as its incoming chairman. Mr Ankers, who served as the BDA's chief executive from 1995 to 1998, will rejoin the Association in December of this year, following the retirement of Alan Baxter.

Paul Garlick and James Mackey.

Living walls and green screen provider Mobilane has appointed a national account manager and new national sales manager to support the growth in its UK operation. The business is experiencing rapid growth in both the commercial and domestic markets as the appetite to build greener solutions into new developments increases.

David Woods, business development manager, Stewart Milne Timber Systems.

Stewart Milne Timber Systems has announced a new appointment to support client demand and growth in the South East of England. The move comes as the company sees orders increase by more than 70% across the UK in the last year.

Daniel Winchester is head of commercial specification at Bristan Group.

Bristan Group has appointed a new head of commercial specification to support its expanding commercial division.

Keyline has appointed Mark Whittaker as business development director.

Ruth Moran is the new chief financial officer at Naylor Industries.

Ruth Moran has joined Barnsley-based building products group Naylor Industries as chief financial officer.

Wolseley UK has appointed Joanne Smith as its new human resources director.

Olando Salina is the new marketing manager at Polyseam.

Polyseam has appointed Olando Salina as its new marketing manager. He joins the company as it announces plans to develop its own range of premium products, as well as recently completing the purchase of land for a new manufacturing facility, close to its existing factory in Huddersfield.

Tim Southam is business development manager for the south region at Bosch Commercial and Industrial Heating.

Bosch Commercial and Industrial Heating continues to invest in its growing sales team with the appointment of a new business development manager for the south region.

Timóleon, manufacturer of heating and cooling solutions, has appointed a new sales director to support its UK sales team and further develop its business capabilities.

L to r, front row - Kevin Eagle, Malcolm Nash, Amanda Smith, Graham Chapman and Paul Coulson. Back row - Johnnie Sam, Gary Feeney, Adrian Westwood and Gordon Ridgeon.

Ridgeons recently welcomed nine employees to its esteemed ‘25 Club’ in recognition of their continued service. The new additions joined existing members for the Club’s annual dinner held at Chesterford Research Park, near Cambridge.

Yale has expanded its team.

Following significant growth over recent months, security specialist Yale is investing in the future of the sector with the appointment of two new team members.

Colin Bland, northern regional sales manager at Saniflo.

Following the recent appointment of a southern regional field sales manager, Saniflo UK is further strengthening the team with the appointment of Colin Bland as northern regional field sales manager responsible for a team of four sales managers.

Sabine Mané has been promoted to the position of head of marketing at Twyford, from her previous role as trade marketing manager.

Stewart Milne Timber Systems has welcomed a new manufacturing director as the company continues to grow.

Greg Dunn.

Leeds-based bathroom manufacturer Phoenix Inspirational Bathrooms has appointed two new area sales managers.

Neil Overton is trade sales director for Great Britain at Kingspan Environmental.

Kingspan Environmental has announced the appointment of Neil Overton as trade sales director for Great Britain.

Sam Forster-Spira and Sophie Edwards.

MRA Marketing has moved to larger premises to accommodate a bigger team, which has seen four new starters join since June.

John Walker is industrial key account director at BSS Industrial.

BSS Industrial is continuing to invest in the expertise and support it provides to clients working in industrial markets through the appointment of John Walker as its new industrial key account director.

David Ward is the new national sales manager at Heatline.

Heatline Radiators has appointed David Ward as national sales manager and Bruce Sweeney as northern regional sales manager.

Dave Bentley has been appointed as the new national president of the Federation of Master Builders (FMB).

Mark Mitchell has been appointed as national account manager at TIMco.

TIMco has appointed Mark Mitchell as its new national account manager.

Seamus Kearns has joined Wrekin Products as director of regional sales for the south.

Reliance Water Controls has appointed Cole Greenwood as regional sales manager (home counties and west), and Garth Walsh as product manager (Ireland) to its strong sales team.

Andy Dennis, country manager for Monier Redland UK.

Andy Dennis has been appointed country manager for Monier Redland UK.

Brent Hudson will now have full responsibility for Twyford in the UK and Ireland as its head.

J Rotherham has expanded its workforce by adding sales specialist Mike Dixon to its team.

Mike Porter and Chris Dawson.

Brett Martin Plumbing & Drainage has appointed Chris Dawson as sales director to add further strength and expertise to the sales team.

L-r: Ben Beatson, Chris Sykes, Andrew Ritchie, Russell Edwards, Sarah Hazeldine and Laura Diana Ciurdariu.

Six new members of staff have begun work at coupling manufacturer Flexseal during the summer months.

Jim Boyce has joined Intergas Heating as sales director.

Intergas Heating has appointed Jim Boyce as the company’s new sales director. Formerly sales director of Main Boilers, Mr Boyce joins the team on 13 October.

Builders' Merchant Company Ltd, the North Lincolnshire-based independent builders’ merchant, has promoted its commercial director Duncan Thomson to managing director.

Lavinia Dowson has recently joined Natural Paving Products.

Celebrating its 10th year of trading, Natural Paving Products (UK) reports that business is stronger than ever; and to support its continual growth has appointed Lavinia Dowson as a new member of the Northern sales team.

Norman Tenray with outgoing president Malcolm Clarke.

OBAS Group’s chief executive officer Norman Tenray has become the president of the North & Western Lancashire Chamber of Commerce, at its 98th Annual General Meeting on 22 September 2014.

John Walton, business development manager, FAKRO.

As part of its sales team expansion, Fakro has appointed John Walton as business development manager covering an area from Cambridgeshire to West London.

Martyn Andreoli is southern regional field sales manager at Saniflo.

Saniflo UK has welcomed Martyn Andreoli to the post of southern regional field sales manager. Mr Andreoli, who is responsible for a team of four, joined the company in May and has since set about getting to grips with the Saniflo culture, products and customers.

In a move that will strengthen the company’s commercial structure, Supreme Concrete has appointed Ex-FMCG sales specialist Tim Wright to the position of sales director.

Horstmann’s new appointments: Jamie Mahoney (left) and Rory Goddard.

Horstmann has added two new area sales managers to its UK sales team.

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