New Appointments

  • Aquavision appoints director of EMEA business development

    By ieradmin on October 2, 2017
    In-wall and waterproof televisions supplier Aquavision has announced the appointment of Ronnie Turpie as director of EMEA business development with immediate effect. Ronnie (pictured) brings with him international business management experience in the Pro AV, custom installation and consumer electronics industry both in the UK and overseas, the company says. He will be responsible for developing Aquavision’s international territories, partners, channels […]
  • KBBG announces new appointment

    By ieradmin on September 6, 2017
    The Kitchen Bathroom Buying Group (KBBG), part of European kitchen and bathroom buying group for independent kitchen specialists DER KREIS, has appointed Matt Turton as Northern regional manager. Matt joins the KBBG with experience from a variety of roles including national sales manager at Whirlpool, national sales manager at Electrolux and sales and marketing distribution director and most recently a […]
  • Whirlpool UK Appliances announces new business development manager

    By ieradmin on September 4, 2017
    Whirlpool UK Appliances Limited has appointed Adam Cooper to business development manager for the kitchen channel, Whirlpool, as part of the UK Commercial team. Adam (pictured) previously held the position of key account manager at DBD Distribution. Prior to this, Adam was an area sales manager with the PJH Group. Adam will focus on the company’s contract market, creating and […]
  • Gorenje UK welcomes new regional sales manager

    By ieradmin on August 22, 2017
    Kitchen appliance manufacturer Gorenje has announced the appointment of Gregory Paul as sales manager for East Midlands, East Anglia and South East. With 14 years in the industry, Gregory joins from Glen Dimplex Home Appliances. In his new role, Gregory will oversee trade partnerships and key accounts in East Midlands, East Anglia and the South East, with a view to […]
  • Toshiba TVs appoints new European sales and marketing director

    By ieradmin on August 17, 2017
    Toshiba TVs has announced the appointment of new European sales and marketing director, Bart Kuijten. Tasked with driving the brand forward, Bart will be responsible for the Toshiba TV business in 38 countries, overseeing local as well as pan-European strategy. On a mission to reclaim and exceed Toshiba’s original TV market share, he offers a wealth of experience in consumer […]
  • Montpellier announces new appointment

    By ieradmin on August 8, 2017
    Jean Levens has joined Montpellier Domestic Appliances as one of its growing team of national account managers. Jean has previously worked for Miele, BSH, Beko and most recently Glen Dimplex Home Appliances (GDHA). Jean commented: “I’m delighted to join a young, vibrant innovative brand like Montpellier who have a fantastic product base and offer a bespoke channel support network. They […]
  • Hughes Trade appoints business development consultant

    By ieradmin on August 7, 2017
    Hughes Trade has recruited an industry veteran to help its commercial arm fulfil its growth plans, the company has announced. Rob Dixon is joining the company as a business development consultant, bringing with him industry experience including 17 years at Miele Professional where he held a number of senior positions. Rob commented: “I have known Hughes Trade for several years […]
  • Roberts appoints new brand marketing manager

    By ieradmin on July 27, 2017
    Audio brand Roberts has announced the appointment of James Cokell as brand marketing manager. His previous work includes roles with MTV/Viacom and as a creative manager in the record business. James will report to Roberts head of PR and marketing Rachel Cowle. He is responsible for developing marketing strategy for the brand and new product releases across all platforms to […]
  • Premium European appliance brand enters UK market

    By ieradmin on July 25, 2017
    As part of a global expansion plan, premium Belgian appliance brand Novy has announced the launch of its first sales and marketing operation in the UK, under the name of Novy Ltd. The company incorporated in July 2017 and has hired Owain Harrison (pictured), former head of sales and marketing for Hoover Candy Baumatic, as its country manager. The company […]
  • Hoover appoints built-in marketing director

    By ieradmin on July 19, 2017
    Domestic appliance manufacturer Hoover Candy Group has announced the appointment of Juan Pillay to the position of marketing director, built-in appliances. Juan brings with him experience in a number of disciplines including product marketing, trade marketing and business planning roles at companies including Whirlpool, Bosch-Siemens and Samsung. Based at the company’s operation in Reading, Juan will have overall responsibility for […]