BMF Tools, Fixings & Workwear Forum - Feb 2024

The Forum programme will cover a range of topics that we feel would be of interest to anyone involved with Tools, Fixings & Workwear in the building materials supply sector. The event is open to BMF members only.

The forum will be chaired by Dean Hayward, Head of Sales & Marketing from NMBS. A finalised agenda will be announced in due course. Register your attendance now.


Welcome& Competition Act
Dean Hayward, Head of Sales & Marketing -NMBS

Draper Tools: Building for the Future
Matt Sheen, CEO-Draper Tools

Workwear Q&A Panel
Chris Atkinson, National Account Manager - Sterling Safetywear
Andrew Gravil, National Business Development Manager - Mascot International Ltd
Paul Elliott¸ Regional Sales Manager -Castle Clothing

Evolution of ITS
Kevin Hubbard, Managing Director & Freddie Lee, Sales Director- Industrial Tool Supplies Ltd(ITS)

New Power Tool Battery Technology
Chris Murray -UK Digital Power Tool Training Manager & Daniel Parks - Digital Power Tool Trainer, RobertBosch Ltd

BMF Update
John Newcomb, CEO-BMF

Why Brands: Good, Better, Best - The Forgefix Story
Paul Swift – Managing Director & Rebecca Fortescue-Halliwell,Head of Marketing & Digital Strategy -Forgefix

How to build a community that builds itself
Lee Wilcox, CEO-On The Tools

Dean Hayward, Head of Sales & Marketing-NMBS


All meetings will be held in accordance with the BMF’s Competition Act compliance procedures, to the effect that at no time would there be any discussion on subjects that were prohibited by the Competition Act 1998 or the Enterprise Act 2002. In particular, the issues of prices and market share or any other issues covered by the legislation would not be raised or discussed. If they were, the chairman would immediately terminate the meeting.

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Please note, this forum is CPD Accredited, therefore you will be issued with the relevant number of CPD Points following successful attendance at the forum.

For further information about this event please contact Oz Bham at [email protected].

Terms & Conditions
These events are free to BMF members, but please note that if you book a place and fail to cancel your booking a minimum of 2 working days before the event, a cancellation charge of £25+VAT will be charged to cover catering and administration costs.
2/20/2024 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
GMT Standard Time
BMF Head Office, 1180 Elliott Court Coventry Business Park Herald Avenue Coventry CV5 6UB England

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