Jon Mortimore has joined the company as project manager for bathroom brands, to provide structure and alignment of product development.
Starting out as a product manager in the food packaging industry, Mortimore’s career evolved to having full responsibility for European accounts at Plastico.
He then worked for American-based group Dart Products Europe, where he was focused on category management and product development.
Mortimore was responsible for the ideation, conceptualisation and launch of products.
Based in Wellingborough and working alongside the marketing team, he will be responsible for managing the introduction of expanded product lines and continued growth for this sector of the company.
Wilsonart has also announced the promotion of Stewart Hooper to key account manager for Mermaid Panels.
With more than 20 years in sales as an area sales and business manager, his experience and knowledge will be used to drive sales growth in the business.
Working alongside the national sales manager, Hooper will support the newly increased and existing sales team.
He will help to target large sales opportunities and promote product ranges coming to the marketplace during Q3 and Q4.
Wilsonart has recently redesigned its Mermaid Panels website for trade partners and consumers.