To support a drive to increase sales, Woodforde’s brewery has appointed Lee Rodgers as its new national account manager, and Tania Wreathall as business development manager, reporting to head of sales, Mark Standen.

Woodforde’s salesLee, who has more than 18 years’ experience within the on-trade, will take on responsibilities for regional wholesale and national accounts.

Tania, who has been in the industry for 15 years, will be looking after existing Woodforde’s customers in Suffolk and Cambridgeshire, as well as expanding the current account portfolio.

Woodforde’s chief executive, James Hughes, said the appointments were a milestone towards the company’s plans for growth. “Lee and Tania will be key members of the team to drive and build on our growth strategy as we continue to move the brand nationally.”