Upholstery vendor DeLandis Furniture U.S. has signed an exclusive agreement with industry veteran Laurence Crink for him to spearhead material sourcing, design, merchandising and sales management strategies.
Yarn supplier Unifi (NYSE: UFI) has named James Otterberg chief financial officer and vice president.
Longtime industry veteran Tom Tilley has been named CEO of Councill, a subsidiary of Hancock & Moore. Tilley succeeds Carlton Mallory, who retired at the end of June with case goods and upholstery supplier Councill.
Case goods and upholstery vendor A.R.T. Furniture has named Denise Alala vice president of upholstery and visual merchandising.
Online furniture retailer Wayfair has named Michael Fleisher, former group vice chairman for Warner Music Group, CFO, a step toward a possible initial public offering late next year or early 2015, said Niraj Shah, Wayfair CEO.
Home furnishings retailer Pier 1 Imports (NYSE: PIR) has put into effect a $200 million share repurchase program.
Steven Avitable has been named vice president of sales for high-end furniture supplier Dorya Interiors.