Furniture manufacturing and retail veteran Monty Sihweil has been promoted to president of accent furniture vendor Butler Specialty Company.
Industry veteran Richard Graves has joined upholstered furniture manufacturer Paladin Industries as vice president of sales and marketing.
Bedding vendor Boyd Specialty Sleep has named bedding industry veteran Robert Patten East Coast vice president of sales.
Hooker Furniture (NASDAQ-GS: HOFT) has promoted Karyn Johnson to the new position of creative director.
Interior designer Shannon Growney has joined the in-house design team at furniture retailer Scott Shuptrine Interiors' Grand Rapids, Mi., gallery.
Christine Parish has joined colorful home furnishings vendor Company C, Concord, N.H., as director of marketing.
Colette Schulte has joined Furniture Brands group as go-to-market director for motion/recliner, and will lead new product initiatives for Broyhill and Lane.