Decorative surfaces distributor IDS has strengthened its flooring team with the appointment of Gareth Kirkpatrick as national sales manager for flooring.
He brings a wealth of industry experience to the role, having previously worked with brands including Pergo, Karndean and Amtico.
In his new role, Gareth will be spearheading sales and customer service support to retailers, installers and flooring contractors, as well as leading national project development.
IDS has a flooring portfolio spanning LVT, laminate, and wood, including the brands of Malmo, BerryAlloc, Quick-Step and Tuscan.
All flooring ranges are held in stock and are available for nationwide delivery with competitive pricing.
Product director for flooring Gail Alcock said: “We are delighted to welcome Gareth into the flooring team at IDS.
“His in-depth knowledge of the flooring industry along with his experience in the retail, commercial and housebuilding sectors makes him a great asset to the business.”
Previously owned by St Gobain for over 20 years, IDS has recently been sold to private equity investor Chiltern Capital.