Cabling firm makes right connection

Concealed cabling specialist CMD is expanding at its Rotherham headquarters and bringing all of its staff under one roof.

CMD develops under floor and concealed power and data systems.

Customers include office users, education, healthcare, leisure, hospitality and conferencing facilities, call centres and major business and data centres.

The firm brought is manufacturing and warehousing under one roof on the Eastwood Trading Estate 18 months ago. Now, it has relocated technical and sales teams from Preston to Rotherham and promoted former head of sales, Andy Pearson, to head of export.

Mr Pearson joined CMD just over three years ago after working for leading French competitor Legrand for more than 16 years.

His post as head of sales is being taken by Jon Holding, who is returning to CMD.

Managing director Steve Cole said: “We’re thrilled that the teams in Preston are going to be part of our Rotherham HQ.

“Our new appointments in sales and export means that we have the experience, skills and quality products to make CMD a global brand.”