QUEBEC CITY, QC – Derby Building Products, manufacturer of the Tandoand Novik brands of exterior cladding products, has hired Michael Caputo as the Western Regional Sales Manager. A resident of Laguna Hills, Calif., he will oversee the expansion of Tando and Novik brands of shake and stone and help support distributors and dealers in the Western Region.
With the past 18 years of his sales career dedicated to building products, Caputo has served as Senior Director, Channel Sales for Ares Corp, and had channel management roles with Louisiana Pacific, CPG (AZEK and TimberTech) and Ward Manufacturing/Hitachi. He will report to Mitch Cox, Senior Vice President of Sales.
“As we continue to invest in our people and innovative brands, we are setting the stage for accelerating our growth for our distributors, dealers and installers,” said Ralph Bruno, President, Derby Building Products. “Mike is an excellent choice to help us lead the Tando and Novik brands into the Western Region.”