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Klaussner Home Furnishings Appoints Ron Werner To Head Division

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Klaussner Home Furnishings announced that it has appointed Ron Werner to lead Klaussner Contract Furnishings, the company’s new hospitality and contract division. As director of contract furnishings, Werner will report to Steve Brower, senior vice president of sales. With more than 30 years experience in the contract and hospitality industry, Werner was previously vice president of sales & marketing for Logic Hospitality Furniture. Prior to that, he served as senior vice president in charge of Castro Contract operations for Krause Furniture and as national sales manager for Kimball International. “Ron’s comprehensive experience and understanding of the ins and outs of the hospitality and contract industry are valuable assets for Klaussner Contract Furnishings,” says J.B. Davis, president and CEO of Klaussner Home Furnishings. “He has a unique understanding of the needs of a wide variety of commercial buyers and brings a wealth of seasoned sales contacts from across the country. I have no doubt that his leadership will lead to unprecedented growth and success in this exciting new venture.” In his new position, Werner will direct the company’s national sales initiative in the contract furnishings industry. His responsibilities include engaging a highly experienced hospitality sales force and launching a major trade show initiative and marketing program. Privately owned Klaussner Home Furnishings, is one of the largest furniture companies in the country today. With many U.S. manufacturing and distribution facilities, an extensive global resource network, as well as an agreement with popular Designer and TV host, Genevieve Gorder to act as the company’s spokesperson, the company is known throughout the world for offering a full line of custom upholstery furniture (both stationary and reclining), bedroom and dining room furniture, as well as home entertainment, occasional, accents and accessories. Klaussner Home Furnishings’ products can be found online and in various retail stores throughout the world. Having remained a “behind the scenes” source for many years, Klaussner Home Furnishings, in October 2007, launched a new consumer brand initiative. By offering a wide array of product choices and category selections that inspire possibilities in the home, as well as the fastest delivery times in the industry on custom orders, Klaussner Home Furnishings’ Choice, Selection, and Possibilities is revolutionizing the way consumers buy furniture. For more information about Klaussner Home Furnishings and its products, visit www.klaussner.com.

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