Thompsons gets new md

Published: 27 October 2011
Independent builders' merchant Thompsons Building Centres and its sister plumbers merchant TAPs has appointed Tom McElkerney as group managing director.
Thompsons gets new md
McElkerney was formerly managing director of Plumbase, the Grafton Group's UK plumbers merchant arm.

He has also held roles as national sales director and head of operations for Build Center and regional sales director for Plumb Center.

Thompson Building Centres' chief executive Anne Ganley, said "We feel very fortunate to have been able to get someone of Tom's calibre to join us.

"His wealth of experience in both the builders merchants' and plumbing sectors will be of enormous benefit to the business and his inspirational leadership will be an asset not only to the teams in the branches but to everyone at senior management level, including myself."

Comments

Already Registered?
Sign In
Not Yet Registered?
Register
Printable View E-mail Bookmark
[month]

Digital Archives

Click here to view archived digital editions of Builders Merchants Jornal
September 2017

Digital Archives

Click here to view archived digital editions of Builders Merchants Jornal

Armitage Shanks skips to the beat for 200th anniversary

Armiatge Shanks Beats video
18-Sep-2017

Medium-sized merchants in Health & Safety fines warning

Builders’ merchants are at increasing risk of significant Health and Safety fines following last year’s changed H&S guidelines, especially
6-Feb-2017

Rockwool takes customers back to its origins

ROCKWOOL has launched “Origins”, a new integrated marketing campaign which takes customers on a journey to explore the deeper benefits of
17-Oct-2016