Steve Harper is set to leave Bord na Mona and join Gardman in February. He will become sales director with particular responsibility for building business with independent garden centres.
He will replace Duncan Ross who left Gardman at the end of last month. Prior to joining Bord na Mona in March 2013 Harper was managing director of Vital Earth.
Another recruit to Gardman is Terry Murphy who will be leaving Town and Country. He also starts in February as the regional sales manager for the North.
Gardman has a team of four regional managers supervising the agents. The RSM position in the South is currently vacant and Gardman is actively looking to fill the position.