TITLE

Long heads Classic/Statesville customer service

PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;1/9/2006, Vol. 30 Issue 18, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports the selection of Kim Long as customer service manager for sister companies Classic Leather and Statesville Chair, both U.S.-based upholstery makers. She succeeds Kay Lafone, who is retiring after a 36-year career with the company. As a customer service manager, Long will oversee daily operations for the national customer service team, which assists both dealers and sales representatives.
ACCESSION #
19379563

 

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