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21st July 2017
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Ruth Ward resigns from KBSA
The Kitchen Bathroom Bedroom Specialists Association has today announced that sales & marketing director Ruth Ward has resigned due to personal circumstances.
Ruth joined the KBSA in January 2007 and has most recently been working with current acting CEO and consultant Uwe Hanneck, to implement a new strategy for future growth of the KBSA.
KBSA national chair Richard Hibbert said of Ruth's resignation: "Ruth has been a valuable member of our team and her contributions to our continued success are very much appreciated.
Uwe Hanneck said that over the coming weeks, the Association will start the process of recruiting a suitable candidate to take forward the KBSA's sales & marketing activities.
"The new recruit will, in cooperation with our existing staff at our head office in Mansfield, work to deliver and implement our future policy based on the strategy that has been developed over the past two years," he said.
"In the interim, Dawn Harlow, membership manager and I, will take direct control of all sales & marketing activities and make sure that it is business as usual.
"We will be supported by Richard Hibbert and the KBSA Board.
"We will continue to drive forward our plans for the current year. These include the AGM and Conference on Tuesday, 3rd October 2017. It is our aim to make this year's the best ever and a future benchmark for the whole of the industry."
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