Paul Bretherton named northern contracts manager
Following the growth of its contract business to housebuilders, developers, specifiers and architects, Smeg has appointed Paul Bretherton as northern contracts manager.
He will be supporting the company’s national contracts manager Gavin Ferguson.
Bretherton will be responsible for growing the brand in the north of England and Scotland and brings over 35 years’ experience of working in the industry.
He has previously been employed by brands which include Jacuzzi, Twyford Bathrooms and Gower Furniture and joins Smeg from Vado, where he was area sales manager – contract specification for three years.
Sales director of Smeg UK, Rick Forman commented on the appointment: “Smeg is delighted to bring on board Paul Bretherton to further strengthen our contract offering, especially in the north of England and Scotland. Paul has extensive experience in the contract, specifier and developer markets and we welcome him to our growing sales team and wish him all the very best in his new role”.
This latest appointment follows recent additions to Smeg’s board.