Webster exits Springs; Filippone steps up

Fort Mill, SC — Nancy Webster, senior vp of creative development for Springs, will leave the company effective July 3 and will be succeeded by Gary Filippone, Springs Industries announced today.

"During her five years with the company, Nancy has been a tremendous asset to the company, our customers and our license partners," said Tom Gaffney, senior vp and president of merchandising and marketing. "Gary's 20 years of design experience in the industry and his leadership skills will allow Springs to continue to bring our customers innovative and exciting new products."

Filippone joined Springs in October 2002 as vp of design.

He had previously served as vp and design director at The Robert Allen Group. During his career, he has held a variety of design positions with Dan River, Wamsutta/Pacific Mills and Bibb.

Home & Textiles Today Staff | News & Commentary

 Home Textiles Today is the market-leading brand covering the home and textiles markets, offering a comprehensive package of print and online products. Home & Textiles Today provides industry news, product trends and introductions, exclusive industry research, consumer data, store operations solutions, trade show news and much more.

Featured Video

  • Live From New York: Fashion Comes Across the Pond

    Camera Icon More Videos

Subscribe to
Home & Textiles Today eDaily
Receive the news you need to know about the trends in the industry delivered right to your inbox.


HTT Current issue for September 2017

See the September 2017 issue of Home & Textiles Today. In this issue, we look at the Attack of the Killer Third Tier: Monster off-pricers are climbing to the top of the food chain, plus New Products: 40 pages of new products debuting at the New York Home Fashions Market; Home Stores: TJX unveils first U.S. HomeSense store; Clicks to Bricks: Boll & Branch moves from digital to physical retailing; and much more... See details!