Furniture Brands International announced that Ken Salm has been appointed as Vice President, Business Operations, Contract Division. In this newly created position, Salm will be responsible for leading the contract division’s business operations and sales staff. Salm reports to Mark Wiltshire, President of the Special Markets division of Furniture Brands.
Salm most recently co-owned a company that specialized in contract furniture. Prior to this, he held several positions of increasing responsibility in sales and business management with companies in the furniture industry, including La-Z-Boy, Brown Jordan, Douglas Furniture and Sealy.
About Furniture Brands:
Furniture Brands International, Inc. (NYSE: FBN) is a world leader in designing, manufacturing, sourcing and retailing home furnishings. Furniture Brands markets products through a wide range of channels, including company owned Thomasville retail stores and through interior designers, multi-line/independent retailers and mass merchant stores. Furniture Brands serves its customers through some of the best known and most respected brands in the furniture industry, including Broyhill, Lane, Thomasville, Drexel Heritage, Henredon, Pearson, Hickory Chair, Lane Venture, and Maitland-Smith. To learn more about the company, visit: furniturebrands.com
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