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.
“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!”
“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.