Baker makes appointments

May 2006
Furniture/Today;5/8/2006, Vol. 30 Issue 34, p54
Trade Publication
Career developments involving directors of Baker Knapp & Tubbs company are discussed. Tara Voorhis has been named director of merchandising for showrooms and stores. David Kame has been named director of finance and information technology. Their job responsibilities and career backgrounds have been discussed.


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