Peter Jones (right), a.b.e.® Construction Chemicals’ new National Sales Manager: Flooring, pictured in the company’s Durban laboratory, with Bongani Mangazi, laboratory assistant.
Peter Jones has been appointed National Sales Manager: Flooring for a.b.e.® Construction Chemicals, part of the Chryso Southern Africa Group.
Based in East London, Jones joined a.b.e.® there in 1995. During his 20-year career with the company, he has served as Regional Sales Manager, assisting in the opening of a.b.e.®’s new George branch; then East London Branch Manager; and later Regional Manager: Construction for the Eastern and Southern Cape. He subsequently joined the a.b.e.® Export Team, with the West Coast of Africa as specific personal responsibility, visiting various countries to promote the company’s products.
As Product Manager: Flooring for a.b.e.®, he handled new product launches, staff and customer training, as well as the training of a.b.e.®’s export contractors and customers.
In his new position as National Sales Manager: Flooring, Jones will coordinate and manage the operations of the regional branches’ new Flooring Forums, recently established by a.b.e.® Construction Chemicals.