Abode welcomes new area sales manager

Published:  20 April, 2016

Louise Richens has joined the Barnsley based Abode Home Products team to further strengthen the sales and support coverage with its customers.

Ms Richens will cover the South East and South West of England in her role as area sales manager to support and train its retailer base as well as to increase Abode’s showroom presence of their award winning kitchen sinks and taps as well as bathroom brassware and showers.

Ms Richens has worked in the kitchen and bathroom industry for over 13 years and has gained wide experience. Pete Phelan, national sales manager of Abode said: “We are delighted to welcome Ms Richens to the business and with her background experience will undoubtedly become a real asset to the business. We wish her every success.”

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