Paragon, the independent commercial laundry group, has appointed Mike Hill as commercial director.

He will encourage organic growth across the South West and Midlands, working with the group’s sites at Cheltenham, Yeovil, Ross-on-Wye, Nottingham and Kington.

Hill has worked at a senior level in the commercial laundry market and related sectors and will use this experience to identify new business opportunities for Paragon as well developing existing customer relationships and finding ways to add value to accounts.