Grant Howarth has been appointed Area Sales Manager for Wirquin, supporting customers in the South of England, Wales and the Channel Islands.
Howarth has worked in the industry since his teens, helping his father install kitchens and bathrooms when he lived in Jersey. He began his selling career with Buildbase, Aylesbury, at age 16 working primarily on the counter and phone sales and covering in the yard as and when required.
When he left Buildbase he was in charge of the showroom, designing and selling bathrooms. At Wirquin his role is focused mainly on supporting buying group members in his area. Groups such as IPG, PHG, NBG, Fortis, H&B and PHIL will benefit from his technical knowledge.
“I am delighted to be working with Wirquin.” He said of his appointment. “They have an amazing range of products and with so much innovation, it makes specifying their product an easy choice for customers.”
Wirquin is a family run, leading European sanitary equipment specialist offering the Celmac and Macdee brands in the UK. They provide installers with a wide range of innovatively designed products including toilet seats, flushing mechanisms, frames, cisterns, wastes, connectors and wetroom products. All are designed and produced to be quick and easy to install and carry all necessary quality standards.
Their products can be viewed at www.wirquin.co.uk.