TITLE

Career highlights

AUTHOR(S)
Wanek, Todd
PUB. DATE
August 2006
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;8/21/2006, Vol. 30 Issue 49, p41
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article profiles Todd Wanek, chief executive officer of Ashley Furniture HomeStores. He has worked in all aspects of the company's business, including shipping, production and machine maintenance. He has held various positions such as vice president of upholstery operations and chief operations officer.
ACCESSION #
22030310

 

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