Young leaves import company

Carroll, Brian
September 2001
Furniture/Today;9/3/2001, Vol. 26 Issue 1, p2
Trade Publication
Reports the dismissal of Jeff Young as president of sales and marketing of Universal Furniture Ltd. in the United States. Assumption of former vice president Geoff Beaston in the vacant position; Background of Young in the furniture manufacturing business; Changes in the division due to executive replacement.


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