TITLE

Joan Fabrics realigns management team

AUTHOR(S)
Andrews, Susan M.
PUB. DATE
July 2003
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;7/21/2003, Vol. 27 Issue 45, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the reorganization of sales and marketing division of furniture Joan Fabrics Corp. in Massachusetts. Appointment of Ray King as executive vice president of sales; Promotion of Robb Tomlin as executive vice president of merchandising; Designation of Penny Richards as vice president of manufacturing.
ACCESSION #
10320352

 

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