Kitchen and bathroom distributor JP Distribution has employed Tony Barnes as commercial director.
He has 20 years experience in the industry, leading sales and commercial activities in the building products sector.
Barnes worked in the bathroom division of the Spring Ram Corporation back in 1996 and has remained in the bathroom, radiator and underfloor heating business ever since.
This includes a nine-year stint working in his own business, which is still being run by his family.
Managng director of JP Distribution Graham Bucktrout commented: “We are really pleased that Tony has joined the business at this time.”
He continued: “We have worked together successfully before and his skillset is perfectly aligned to where our business is focused. That’s in delivering great customer service, building relationships and broadening into new materials.
“I’m confident that under Tony’s leadership our experienced and valued team at JP will develop and grow in