Vicki will be based in Worcestershire area and will cover the South of England dealing with Alpro’s considerable OEM base Alpro Architectural Hardware (A division of IEC Limited), based at Poole Dorset have appointed Vicki Hawkes as their new Southern Area Sales Manager. Vicki will be based in the Worcestershire area and will cover the South of England dealing with Alpro’s considerable OEM base. Previous work experience Vicki was previously Area Sales Manager with Yale and during her 13 years with Yale held a number of different positions within both the internal and external sales teams. She brings with her to Alpro a wealth of knowledge and experience having operated within the UK architectural hardware marketplace. Comments on the new appointment Keith Parry, Alpro’s Sales Director commented “Vicki’s appointment is a great coup for us. Her experience and reputation with customers for customer service, fits exactly with our vision statement aim of wanting to offer unrivalled customer service. These are exciting times for Alpro’s development and we wanted to appoint someone who was already well established in the relevant sectors with great core skills, commitment and motivation. Vicki will be a great asset and addition to our existing sales team.” Commenting further Vicki said “I look forward to working for this successful and progressive company, which appears to really value its employees and customers alike. I relish the challenge of consolidating my knowledge and experience in a new arena”.