Hardware specialist Winkhaus has announced the promotion of their National Sales Manager Mike Rushen to Sales Director with effect from January 1st 2019.
Mike, who joined Winkhaus 14 years ago, has managed the sales team for the last two years. In his new role he will form part of the team that sets the strategic direction for the business with particular emphasis on all sales activities.
Mike comments: “Winkhaus has been growing strongly in recent years and I’m looking forward to expanding the sales team, building on our innovative approach and developing new strategies that will take the company to new levels of growth and future success.
“Our reputation for innovation is what sets us apart in this ever-evolving industry and we are always looking at new avenues to explore with our hardware products, alongside our existing timber, aluminium, and composite door sectors.”
Mike first joined Winkhaus in 2004 as Project Manager, later becoming Commercial Manager before his promotion to National Sales Manager just over two years ago.
Winkhaus Managing Director Justin Harris added: “This is a well-deserved promotion for Mike and his extensive knowledge of the business, aligned with full understanding of our customers’ requirements, will further strengthen our business and product portfolio in the years to come.”
Winkhaus will be returning to the FIT Show from May 21st to 23rd 2019 where visitors to its stand will be able to see its latest innovative locking systems for all types of door materials and market sectors.