Shaw Names Bradshaw to Eco-Post

August 2006
Home Textiles Today;8/5/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 35, p83
Trade Publication
The article reports that John Bradshaw has been appointed as environmental marketing manager of Shaw Industries Inc. Bradshaw, who joined the company in 1992, has passed 18 years in Shaw. Bradshaw's work will be to help in the development of an efficient network to collect post-consumer carpet to supply the Evergreen recycling facility of the company in Augusta, Georgia.


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