Activist investor Bill Ackman has resigned from the J.C. Penney board following a few days of cantankerous conversation over the retailer's leadership.
Interior designer Pam Macksey has joined the in-house design team of Scott Shuptrine Interiors' Petoskey, Mich., showroom.
Englander Sleep Products has named bedding industry veteran David Clark vice president of sales for Englander Southeast in Rome, Ga.
Pam Fettu has joined Jerome's Furniture as vice president of human resources; and Aimee Lumbo has been promoted to director of finance.
Jeff Arthur has been appointed vice president of residential sales for Drexel Heritage Furniture.
Furniture rental specialist CORT Business Services has named former U.S. Army Colonel Dan Augustine director of government sales.
Furniture manufacturing and retail veteran Monty Sihweil has been promoted to president of accent furniture vendor Butler Specialty Company.