The American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) has announced its new National Board of Directors for FY2019. The board is made up of 11 volunteer members, with three officers (chair, chair-elect, past-chair), seven at-large directors, and an industry partner representative. The term for the new board will begin October 1, 2018.
Champion Thread Co., a global supplier of industrial sewing threads, engineered yarns, and other textile and sewn products supplies, has named industry veteran Robbie Owens to the newly created position of technical service and development manager.
Comfort Technology Company Purple Innovation, Inc. (NASDAQ: PRPL) (“Purple”), known for creating the “World’s First No Pressure Mattress,” has announced that the board of directors has appointed Joseph B. Megibow to serve as chief executive officer, effective Oct. 1.
International Market Centers (IMC) has named Jennifer Muna, CEM, as the general manager of tradeshows. In the newly created position, Muna will be responsible for the overall management, business activities, strategies, leadership, oversight and overall direction for Event Management, Exhibitor Services, Guest Services, and Contract Partners for the new World Market Exposition Center.
Family-owned furniture retailer Acme Furniture has appointed Bruce Frenzel, a 40-year furniture industry veteran, as executive vice president of sales and merchandising.
Samuel Lawrence Furniture, a division of Home Meridian International, has added David Snipes and Wes Sims to its management team.
Rent-to-own major Aarons, Inc. (NYSE: AAN) has hired Michael P. Dickerson as vice president of investor relations, effective Sept. 5.