Eddy Group appoints Richard Barker corporate sales manager
By Peter Saunders
September 21, 2018 – Eddy Group, an electrical and construction wholesale distribution group spanning Nova Scotia and New Brunswick, has appointed Richard Barker corporate sales manager, with responsibility for overseeing all branch sales-related activities in the company.
Reporting to vice-president (VP) of sales Jody MacDonald, Barker will actively work with the family-owned company’s 10 branches on a variety of sales initiatives and opportunities. The branches’ managers will report to him for support and guidance, starting with the preparation of their 2019 budgets.
As he becomes more accustomed to budgeting procedures, Barker will also continue his existing role as Eddy’s lead corporate contact for electrical suppliers.