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Changing places

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OceanLED, a leading manufacturer and designer of LED underwater lighting products, has appointed Michael Grove as international sales manager.

Grove is responsible for managing accounts, dealing with distributors and sourcing new business outside the United States and the United Kingdom. His previous experience includes stints as European account manager for Fabrex International Ltd., and sales and marketing manager for Classic Promotions Ltd. 

OceanLED is continuing to expand and now has offices in the United States and the United Kingdom, alongside established distributors in Italy, France, Spain, Norway, United Arab Emirates and Australia.

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