National timber group continues to expand

One of the UK’s leading timber groups has made a key new appointment in Cornwall as it continues to develop its regional presence.

Premier Forest Products has appointed Nick Massey as Duchy Timber’s newest sales executive to support the expanding business and ensure that customer service remains at the core of its ongoing strategy.

Nick’s wealth of experience will help the Cornwall business continue to develop its bespoke product offering as well as supporting new business opportunities.

Nick has worked in the timber industry for 34 years, and was previously employed at Sydenhams Ltd and Whitmore’s Timber.

In his new role, Nick will focus on promoting Duchy’s range of timber and panel products across Cornwall, Devon, Somerset and Dorset, ensuring a first-rate customer experience.

On his new appointment, Nick said: “I’ve worked in the timber industry for a long time and have always kept an eye on Duchy and Premier Forest who've outstanding reputations. I’ve actually worked with Duchy in the past, so it feels great to join a company which is growing quickly while simultaneously focusing on their sustainability.

“I’m looking forward to building on the existing customer base, as well as helping attract new clients, providing them with a top-quality service.”

Joe Walker, Managing Director at Premier Forest Products, commented: “I'm delighted to welcome Nick to the Duchy team. He brings with him a wealth of experience and local knowledge and will be a great addition.

“At a time when many businesses are struggling to maintain their teams, we're proud to be able to continue expanding at a solid rate, which is indicative of our strength and ambition.”

Premier Forest Products is a vertically integrated timber operation engaged in the importation, sawmilling, processing, merchanting and wholesale distribution of timber and timber products from its 12 sites across the UK.

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Premier Forest Products
West Way Road
Alexandra Dock, Newport
NP20 2PQ
01633 254 422