Raleigh, N.C. -- Horizon Forest Products recently announced that Rory “RJ” Keane will be taking an outside sales position at the Raleigh, N.C., branch. In this new role, Keane will be responsible for fostering new relationships and maintaining existing ones in the Raleigh market.

Prior to accepting this new position, Keane was the operations manager for a prominent flooring company in South Africa. An excellent performer with over 10 years of experience in the hardwood flooring industry, Keane brings valuable expertise to the outside sales ream.

“I can't say enough about how excited I am for this opportunity to join Horizon Forest Products,” said Keane. “I believe in sales through service, which fits perfectly with the company’s culture. I’m looking forward to putting my skills to work to make an immediate contribution to the outside sales team.”

Throughout his career, Keane has shown a passion for providing clients with an elevated level of service and strives to make every interaction a positive one by delivering solutions to any given problem. He has gained a favorable reputation from the hard work and precision that he applies to every task he performs, the company said.

“We are excited about the addition of RJ to the Raleigh flooring location,” said Chris Williams, Raleigh branch manager at Horizon Forest Products. “He brings a wealth of experience in the hardwood flooring industry and will be a great asset to the company and our customers.”

For more information, visit www.horizonforest.com.