Prohire boosts temperature control sales team

Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, UK: Maria D’Andrea has joined Prohire as national sales manager.

She will head Prohire’s drive into the temperature-controlled market expanding the company’s presence in chilled and frozen food distribution, catering and retail and pharmaceutical distribution, the company says.

D’Andrea has many years’ experience as well as extensive knowledge of this specialised sector.

Andrew Morley, group sales director, Prohire, said: “We are very excited that Maria is joining Prohire at such an exciting time as our business continues to go from strength to strength in this key sector. We are investing in new equipment for temperature-controlled distribution as well as expanding our sales team and with Maria’s proven track record in this field, I’m confident that she will be able to deliver our strategy for continued growth.”

D’Andrea said: “Prohire has been in the business for over twenty years and is very well respected for excellent customer service in all areas, so I’m excited about the opportunities that my new role presents. In fact, I can’t wait to get to know my colleagues and work together to place Prohire firmly on the map as ‘the’ place to go for temperature-controlled commercial vehicles.”

Pictured are Maria D’Andrea national sales manager and Andrew Morley, group sales director, Prohire

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