Raleigh, NC, March 23, 2021 –Hardwood flooring company, Horizon Forest Products, recently announced the promotion of David Blackburn to Product Manager. In this role, Blackburn will develop and maintain product and vendor programs to assist the Horizon Forest Sales Team.
Prior to his promotion, Blackburn started in the Raleigh Flooring Branch as the Operations Manager more than 18 years ago. A couple of years later, he transferred to the Wilmington Branch to become the Branch Leader, where he has built and developed a strong team for 16 years.
“Change can be a very intimidating thing for most companies but, here at Horizon we embrace change head on. Change enables our employees to grow into new positions and thrive,” said JD Ziegelhofer, Sales Team Leader. “David Blackburn is a shining example of this. After serving the Wilmington Branch as Branch Team Leader for many years, he will now step into the Product Manager position and help continue to grow our great company. He is an outstanding employee, and we are excited about what he can do for Horizon for many years to come. His hard work and dedication are much appreciated. Congratulations David!”
David Blackburn has over 18 years of experience with Horizon Forest Products. “I am really looking forward to working with our vendors to build a strong business partnership and working with our sales programs to service our customer’s needs,” said Blackburn.
About Horizon Forest Products
Horizon Forest Products is the distributor of Impressions Flooring Collection and offers customers over 75 years of industry experience and one of the most comprehensive inventories of pre-finished and unfinished hardwood flooring, floor equipment, abrasives, finishes, fasteners, and accessories in the mid-Atlantic and Texas region. For more information, visit www.horizonforest.com