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IBMG appoints Martin Stables as Group Chief Executive

The Independent Builders Merchant Group (IBMG) is delighted to announce the appointment of Martin Stables as Group Chief Executive. Martin’s new role is effective as of 1 July 2022, succeeding Nick House, who continues to support the group as a non-... 
9 June 2022

Evergreen brings Commercial Strategy closer together by making Supply Chain & Operations changes

Evergreen Garden Care has invested £7 million this year in order to increase their peat free production capacity – announced back at GLEE in 2021 - cementing their position as leading the peat free roadmap but demonstrating the scale of investment ... 
25 March 2022

Rothley appoints David Laschke as new Commercial Director

Interior accessories manufacturer Rothley is continuing its drive for commercial growth with the appointment of David Laschke as new Commercial Director. The skilled director will join the team to help lead the company through a rapid growth and ... 
11 February 2022

Midlands flooring company appoints HR Director

A Midlands-based national flooring company has added to its senior executive team with a major appointment. Faye Summers, who joined UK Flooring Direct in 2018 as Head of HR and People Development, has been promoted to become the company’s new HR ... 
3 February 2022

CMO Builds up its Technical Expertise with New Appointment

Online building products retailer CMO Group has pledged further investment into its digital presence with the appointment of Lewis Love to the role of group technology director.Bringing with him nearly a decade of experience from working with ... 
31 January 2022

East-midlands home improvements company expands team with two new appointments as business grows

Stormclad, a home improvements company based in Basford, Nottingham has employed two new team members with more positions to be filled as the business continues to grow into 2022.Stormclad, which currently has three showrooms in Nottingham, was ... 
28 January 2022

Dobbies strengthens leadership team 

Dobbies has announced three senior appointments, strengthening its team as it continues to develop its platform for growth. Richard HodgesRichard Hodges is appointed as Dobbies’ Commercial Director. He joins from Sainsbury’s where he was Head of UK ... 
15 November 2021

New showroom manager for leading tile specialist

Leading tile specialist, Ceramique Internationale, has expanded its experienced team with the appointment of a new manager for its Leeds-based Tiles and Mosaics showroom.Francesca Cornforth, 27, brings a wealth of experience to the team having ... 
9 November 2021

HMG Paints Chairman John Falder awarded Silver Medal

John Falder, Chairman of HMG Paints, was awarded the Coatings industry’s highest honour, the Silver Medal, at the British Coatings Federation Awards Dinner in Manchester on October 14th.Instigated by Leslie Silver upon his retirement in 1980, the ... 
18 October 2021

Rated People appoints Dale Murray CBE to Board

Find-a-tradesperson platform, Rated People, has appointed Dale Murray CBE to its board as a Non-Executive Director.In this role, Dale will draw on her strong combination of experience as a tech entrepreneur and highly experienced board director to ... 
20 September 2021
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