TITLE

Alfonso Marina hires Fernbacher as VP

PUB. DATE
November 2006
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;11/27/2006, Vol. 31 Issue 12, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Robert Fernbacher is appointed as the vice president, sales and marketing by Alfonso Marina, a high-end upholstery and case goods manufacturer based at Mexico City. Fernbacher will work from Chicago and will oversee the expansion of the product line at retailers. Fernbacher was president and CEO of Baker, Knapp and Tubbs from 1983 to 1989. He worked as president of Interior crafts and then joined Widdicomb in 1996.
ACCESSION #
23263398

 

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