Norfolk, Virginia, July 31, 2017 – Hardwood flooring company Horizon Forest Products recently announced the promotion of Rex Holt as Branch Manager in Norfolk.
Prior to his promotion, Holt was an Outside Sales Representative at Horizon Forest Products for 7 years. He has shown exceptional achievement in developing and growing new business while consistently delivering top-tier sales performance. During his time at Horizon Forest Products, Holt has been named Salesman of the Year and received numerous Salesman of the Month awards.
“With the teamwork of everyone in Norfolk, we have become a more profitable location,” said Holt. “We have changed the perception of customers about our abilities as a distributor to help them grow their business. I’m looking forward to helping the Norfolk branch continue down this successful path.”
Holt brings over 20 years of sales leadership, sales, and training experience to his new role. He joined Horizon Forest Products from Lanham Hardwood Flooring where he was responsible for sales and profit growth. Throughout his career, he has proven to be an outstanding sales leader who is adept at developing strong account relationships.
“Rex made an immediate impact on our Norfolk Branch,” said David Williams, Vice President at Horizon Forest Products. “He has continued to show the leadership and sales skills that have made him one of the best in our company. We are excited to see Rex take this next step. We know that this will be a great move for both Rex and the Norfolk Team as we move forward in the eastern Virginia market. Congratulations to Rex as we welcome him as the Branch Manager in Norfolk.”