IKO has appointed Andrew Oxley as the new national account manager for its distribution division.

The Federation of Master Builders (FMB), has appointed Dave Jordan as an area board member, joining from timber and builders merchant Ridgeons.

Bristan has appointed Andrew Warrener as business development manager.

David Dunbavand has been announced as F & P Wholesale's new programme director.

Wienerberger, provider of wall, roof and landscaping products, has announced the appointment of Stephanie Palmer as its new sustainability adviser.

Anthony Hammond, head of online sales at General Building Plastics.

Specialist supplier of PVC building products, General Building Plastics, has promoted Anthony Hammond to the position of head of online sales.

The Builders Merchants Federation (BMF) has appointed Richard Ellithorne as membership services director.

Angela Rushforth, formerly group managing director at Ridgeons, has left the company to take up a new role at a national builders' merchant.

LG has appointed Andrew Robinson as its new sales agent for Northern Ireland.

John Lloyd, supply chain and procurement director, SCA Timber Supply.

SCA Timber Supply UK has appointed John Lloyd as group supply chain and procurement director.

Stephen Parker, sales manager at PERI

PERI has announced the appointment of Stephen Parker and Neil Butlin to senior sales roles.

A collective total of 170 years worth of employment has been amassed by six members of staff at Covers Timber and Builders Merchants.

Snows Timber has added to its London & South East regional sales team with the appointment of Chris Geary.

VADO has announced the appointment of Pete Mersh to the position of national sales manager for its specification team.

The Institute of Builders Merchants (IoBM) has appointed two of its governors to the positions of vice president and junior vice president.

MKM Building Supplies has appointed Philip Johns to the position of chief executive officer.

Fraser Toogood is now product manager at Stelrad.

Radiator manufacturer Stelrad has announced the appointment of Fraser Toogood to the position of product manager.

Francis Cunild, managing director and a founding member of Matki, is retiring after 44 years with the company.

Electrorad has announced the appointment of Jamie Fewtrell to the position of field sales executive.

Boiler manufacturer Ravenheat has appointed Mike Maher as area sales manager.

IPG (Independent Plumbing Group) has announced the appointment of two senior members of staff – Stephanie Bolton, as marketing manager, and Kevin Oakes, as director.

Sonia Serne and Sophie Taylor

Bristan Group’s domestic specification division has announced the recent appointment of two business development managers.

The British Woodworking Federation (BWF) has appointed Hannah Mansell as scheme manager for the BWF-CERTIFIRE Fire Door and Doorset Scheme, and as spokesperson for Fire Door Safety Week, which will take place this September.

Balmorals London has announced the appointment of Dawn Rees as commercial manager.

L-r: Chris Peart, David Marshall, Kevin Robertson, David Fogg, Steve Winters

The 175 years’ combined service accrued by five employees at Howarth Timber’s York branch comes in the same year the company celebrates its 175th anniversary.

Russell Malcolm-Stewart is glass operations manager at Kent Blaxill.

Russell Malcolm-Stewart has joined Kent Blaxill in Colchester as glass operations manager as part of a department restructuring.

Elliotts' sales manager Matthew Adlington.

Matthew Adlington has been appointed as Elliotts' sales manager at its head office in Southampton.

The Builders Merchants Federation (BMF) has appointed Dennis Smith as interim membership services director on a consultancy basis. 

Growing demand from builders’ merchants customers has led window manufacturer Crystal Direct to expand its merchant support team.

Paul Maxwell has left Bahco Tools after 15 years to rejoin his former employer, Toolbank, taking over as national accounts sales manager from Dave Rogers.

Experienced heating and plumbing salesperson Craig Scanlon has been appointed Smith’s Fan Convectors regional manager for north London and the South East, covering Buckinghamshire, Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire, Hampshire, Hertfordshire, Oxfordshire and West Berkshire.

Mike Freeman has joined Talon, manufacturer of specialist plumbing accessories, in the newly appointed position of sales director.

Keyline has appointed Paul Clunn as rail manager south and will be the focal point for Keyline’s customer relationships across the region.

Dean Short, operations director at Snows Timber.

Snows Timber has appointed Dean Short as its new operations director.

Kamlesh Vadukul, sales manager for heating at LG.

Kamlesh Vadukul has joined LG as sales manager for heating with responsibility for building the company’s air source heat pump business.

Four employees of Cawthorne-based Naylor Drainage have clocked up a combined service of 130 years.

James Girling and Kerri Skelton have joined Azpects, based in Ipswich.

Dunlop Adhesives, the specialist manufacturer of tile adhesives, grouts, finishing, decorating and other ancillary products, has strengthened its team with the appointment of John Stewart as area sales manager.

Burdens has recruited four new national account managers.

Burdens has appointed four new national account managers - Richard Mountford, Paul Leversuch, David Stolton and Greg Dunlop – to its team.

Former logistics and supply chain manager Ken Peet has been promoted to supply chain director for Stelrad.

Tony Hildrow has joined Stelrad as southern regional sales director.

Clare Falls, support manager at General Building Plastics.

General Building Plastics (GB Plastics) has appointed Clare Falls to the position of support manager.

As part of its strategy to broaden its product portfolio and continue to grow its presence in the UK, TIMco has appointed Tracy Haynes as regional account manager and Richard Cole as quality control assistant.

Ross Thomas is branch manager of GB Plastics' new store in Oswestry.

General Building Plastics (GB Plastics) has appointed Ross Thomas as branch manager of its new trade counter in Oswestry.

Simon Manasseh has joined Linde Material Handling as managing director of its UK East business.

Linde Material Handling has appointed a new managing director to lead its UK East business.

Graham Aird has joined Geberit as product manager sanitary systems.

Geberit has welcomed a new face to its team, with the appointment of Graham Aird to the role of product manager sanitary systems.

Ricky Roberts and Nick Brock have both recently joined BeA.

BeA, the manufacturer of fastening tools and consumables for the building, timber frame and off-site construction industries, has strengthened its UK sales force to both augment and support its continued success and growth.

L-r: Brian Green, Christopher Vella-Bone, and Linda Phoutthasak.

InSinkErator has appointed two new members to its UK marketing team, to better support retailers with increased marketing materials and activity.

Dan Anson-Hart is among the new staff who have joined Actis.

Increased sales across the UK of Actis’ range of mix and match Hybrid insulation products have sparked a clutch of new appointments for the manufacturer.

Plasson UK has welcomed Colin Baker as its new area sales manager for the North East.

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