Published on 30 - April - 2012
Exciting changes at Westland HorticultureFollowing the recent purchase of Cranswick Pet Products and new season gardening products hitting the stores, Westland has announced a series of new appointments within the company.
Developments to the team at Westland include a new senior marketing manager; Jo Wilkinson who formally worked at Muller and Weetabix. Ms Wilkinson will be heading up the product management team at Westland reporting to marketing director Keith Nicholson.
The Westland sales team also has two new additions, which include David McKenna who will become regional sales manager to the south of England, having previously worked at Diageo, and the national accounts team have also expanded with the appointment of Mark Draper as national account controller, who has previously worked for TTi and Henkel. Mr Draper will be heading up the Cranswick Pet Products business across all cash & carry, wholesale and grocery routes.
Westland joint managing director Edward Conroy said: "The developments here at Westland with new members of staff joining the team is an exciting time for us. The industry continues to go from strength to strength and the investments that we are making at Westland will ensure we remain at the forefront of the gardening sector."