Movers and shakers
Regional contractor Bluestone has appointed Steve Emmerson, previously with Carillion, as regional managing director for the Midlands.

Housebuilder Countryside Properties has appointed Robert Clubbe marketing manager of its Leatherhead-based South Thames division. He will be involved with the promotion and marketing of the group's Kent, Surrey and Berkshire developments.

Jan Tilson, customer service director at Stamford Homes, has been appointed to the board of parent company Galliford Try.

Project and cost manager Bruce Shaw Partnership has promoted John Christopherson to senior associate. Peter Snyman and John McEnvoy have been made associates and Matthew Llewellyn has joined the firm as associate.

Brian Chikwava has joined quantity surveyor Cyril Sweett as cost consultant. Martin Kirkland has rejoined the firm as senior cost consultant and Steve Godsmark, previously with Davis Langdon & Everest, has been appointed senior cost consultant.

Property law firm Pinsent Curtis Biddle has appointed Tom Johnson, previously with Linklaters, associate. Richard Ford, formerly of Clifford Chance, joins as solicitor in the planning and environment division.

Spectrum Group has appointed Robin Harris, previously with Interior, as group marketing director.

Peter Walker has joined Quadraco, the company set up by former directors of Store Development Group, as design manager.

Fosroc, chemicals manufacturer for the construction industry, has made several key appointments.

Matt Bromley has joined as area sales manager, based in Haydock. Daniel Dixon and Mark Woolridge have been made areas sales manager for Essex. John Heseltine has been appointed to the southern sales team as specification manager. David Simpson has been made technical service chemist and Richard Allen has joined the firm as laboratory technician.