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Appointments and personnel changes since fall market (as of March 15, 2004)

Date following the entry indicates the issue of HTT in which the entry appeared.

ALI, FAZEL

Named vice president of sales for Division 3, Feizy Import & Export Co., 9/8/03.

BAKER, JAY

Appointed to board of directors, Fashion Institute of Technology, 12/1/03.

BAMFORD, ROY

Elected to second term as vice president, Association, American Association of Textile Chemists, 12/15/03.

BARKUS, BRUCE

Named executive vice president, store operations, Family Dollar, 10/6/03.

BARRON, ARNOLD

Named senior executive vice president, group president, TJX Companies, 3/15/04.

BARSHAY, STANLEY

Named board member, Bed Bath & Beyond, 10/13/03.

BAZZONE, TOM

Stepped down as chief operating officer, Restoration Hardware, 12/8/03.

BEAHM, PAUL

Named vice president, divisional merchandising manager, domestics, Wal-Mart, 9/8/03.

BELK, JOHN

Retired as chairman and CEO, Belk, Inc., 3/15/04.

BERTRAM, PAUL

Named corporate director of quality, Louisville Bedding Company, 2/23/04.

BLAIR, CONSTANCE

Named president of international board of directors, International Furnishings and Design Association, 2/2/04.

BLUE, CHARLES

Named chief financial officer, Hanover Direct, 11/10/03.

BONNING, KEN

Named executive vice president of logistics, Kohl's, 3/15/04.

BONO, ROSANNE

Named director of design, 828 International, 11/17/03.

BRIDGEFORD, GREGORY

Named executive vice president of business development, Lowe's Companies, 2/9/04.

BUSBY, JACK

Retired as president, chief operating officer of Hancock Fabrics, 9/29/03.

CAFFREY, WILLIAM

Named accounting manager, CMI, 10/20/03.

CHAPIN, TERESA

Named product manager, utility bedding, WestPoint Stevens, 3/15/04.

CHATO, AMY

Named product manager, Stanton Carpet Corporation, 11/10/03.

CHEN, SORENNA

Named head of design and development, Feizy Import & Export Co., 9/8/03.

CHIKKALA, RAMESH

Named vice president, store process improvement, Family Dollar, 10/6/03.

CLAUSING, RICHARD

Named chairman, Lord & Taylor, 2/16/04.

COGGIN, LEE

Named president-elect of board of directors, International Furnishings and Design Association, 2/2/04.

COLE, SHEILA

Named treasurer of board of directors, International Furnishings and Design Association, 2/2/04.

COLQUITT, GABRIELLE

Named vice president, design and marketing, Allure Home Creation Co., 11/17/03.

CONNELLY, ROLAND

Elected to second term as president, American Association of Textile Chemists and Colorists, 12/15/03.

CONNERY, PETER

Named vice president of operations, Comfortex Corp., 12/22/03.

COOK, FRED

Elected to second term as vice president, Southern Region, American Association of Textiles Chemists and Colorists, 12/15/03.

CORADINI, GINO

Named divisional vice president, real estate, Family Dollar, 10/6/03.

COUGHLIN, TOM

Named executive vice president, sales and operations, Victoria Classics, 12/22/03.

DEL GAIZO, NICOLE

Named designer for product development, Aussino USA, 12/22/03.

DELSACK, SHELDON

Named co-president of decorative fabrics, Michaels Textiles, 1/12/04.

DETTER, ROGER

Named senior vice president and general merchandising manager, Sears, 2/2/04.

DONLON, JAMES

Named senior vice president, chief financial officer, Kmart, 12/8/03.

DUNHAM, CYNTHIA

Named vice president, general merchandising manager, softlines, Family Dollar, 10/6/03.

EHSANI, RAY

Named vice president of sales for Division 1, Feizy Import & Export Co., 9/8/03.

EMAMI, NADER

Named senior vice president and general manager, Feizy Import & Export Co., 9/8/03.

FEIWEL, PATRICIA

Named design director, Sheridan Australia, 9/29/03.

FEIZY, LEAH

Named director of inventory, Feizy Import & Export Co., 9/8/03.

FELDMAN, STUART

Named to board of directors, Hanover Direct, 12/8/03.

FONTENOT, CHIP

Confirmed as CEO, WestPoint Stevens, 10/20/03.

FORTE, GEORGE

Named vice president of sales, Stanton Carpet Corporation, 1/12/04.

FUENTES, CHRIS

Named vice president of marketing, Nautica, 1/26/04.

GALLION, LORETTA

Named director of sales and marketing, Cappelli-NY, 1/12/04.

GALUSKIN, MICHAEL

Named divisional vice president, Stanton Carpet Corporation, 1/12/04.

GARDNER, RANDY

Named business manager, Mohawk Home, 1/12/04.

GAROFALO, JOHN

Named vice president, sales and marketing, Ashford Court, 2/9/04.

GEISE, LIZ

Named national sales manager, Anchor Home Products, 3/15/04.

GIBSON, CHARLES

Named executive vice president, distribution and logistics, Family Dollar, 10/6/03.

GILMARTIN, JANE

Named senior vice president and general merchandising manager, dd's Discounts, 2/23/04.

GLASSER, STUART

Named president and CEO, Value City Department Stores, 10/20/03.

GONZALEZ, JEFFREY

Named eastern regional vice president of sales, Kas Oriental Rugs, 12/8/03.

GOODMAN, JOHN

Named senior vice president, chief apparel officer, Kmart, 12/8/03.

GREGORY, GEORGE

Named senior vice president, Invista, 12/15/03.

GRISSINGER, RICHARD

Named vice president, sales and marketing, India Ink, 1/26/04.

GROSSO, CARLA

Named design director for beach towels, Terrisol, 9/8/03.

GUYARDO, PAUL

Named senior vice president, chief marketing officer, Kmart, 3/15/04.

HALE, MICHAEL

Named group vice president, USA nonwoven division, 2/2/04.

HALL, JOHN

Named vice president of brand development, Group Three Design, 2/23/04.

HARPER, JOHN

Named chairman of Hecht's/Strawbridge's, 2/16/04.

HARRIS, DON

Retired as executive vice president, general merchandise, Wal-Mart, 12/8/03.

HASHEMI, RAY

Named vice president of sales for Division 2, Feizy Import & Export Co., 9/8/03.

HASTINGS, BRIAN

Named director of product development, utility bedding, WestPoint Stevens, 3/15/04.

HECHT, DONALD

Named to board of directors, Hanover Direct, 12/8/03.

HEIDEMANN, LYLE

Retired as executive vice president, general merchandising manager of hard lines for Sears, 9/29/03.

HOLLANDER, LEO

Appointed to board of directors, Home Fashion Products Association, 12/22/03.

JASANI, KANTI

Elected to second term as vice president, Central Atlantic Region, American Association of Textiles Chemists and Colorists, 12/15/03.

JEFFERS, LARRY

Named director of manufacturing, Burlington Rug Corp., 12/15/03.

JENNINGS, ANDREW

Named president and chief merchandising officer, Saks Fifth Avenue, 2/16/04.

JOHNSON, CHRISTINA

Resigned as president and CEO, Saks Fifth Avenue Enterprises, 10/27/03.

JONES, KASSIE

Named vice president, soft home, HSN, 9/8/03.

KANTOR, JENNIFER

Named marketing manager, Blonder Home Accents, 3/15/04.

KAPLAN, BURT

Named president, Portfolio, 1/12/04.

KAUFMAN, MERVYN

Named director-at-large to board of directors, International Furnishings and Design Association, 2/2/04.

KELLER, WILL

Named senior vice president and general manager, America's Store, 3/8/04.

KELLEY, JANET

Named senior vice president and senior counsel, Family Dollar Stores, 1/12/04.

KERYK, WENDY

Named vice president, sales, Victoria Classics, 1/12/04.

KILLBRIDE, WILLIAM

Appointed to board of directors, Home Fashion Products Association, 12/22/03.

KIVETT, DOUG

Named national sales manager, Charles Craft Inc., 9/8/03.

KLEIN, RONALD

Named chairman and CEO of Macy's East, Federated Department Stores, 2/9/04.

KRAUTER, MICHAEL G.

Named president and chief merchandising officer, Rich's/Lazarus/Goldsmith's-Macy's, 2/9/04.

KRESON, DENNIS

Named national sales manager for the Calypso Rug Division, Orian Rugs, 2/25/04.

LaROVERE, RALPH

Named sales representative for Wal-Mart, Louisville Bedding Company, 11/17/03.

LIEBERMAN, LARRY

Named general merchandising manager, Lillian August, 12/15/03.

LINZBACH, GEROLD

Named president, fibers, KoSa, 10/13/03.

LUNDGREN, TERRY

Elected chairman, Federated Department Stores, 12/15/03.

LYNCH, MATT

Named senior vice president, chief information officer, ShopKo Stores Inc. 11/3/03.

MABRY, MICHAEL

Named senior vice president of distribution, Lowe's, 1/5/04.

MADDALENE, SCOTT

Named vice president, bed merchandising, WestPoint Stevens, 2/2/04.

MADDEN, DOUG

Named president, Celanese AG, 10/13/03.

MAICH, PETER

Named senior executive vice president, group president, TJX Companies, 3/15/04.

MALACHOWSKI, RICHARD

Elected as vice president, New England Region, American Association of Textiles Chemists and Colorists, 12/15/03.

MANTO, GWEN

— Resigned as vice chairman and chief merchandising officer, Stein Mart, 11/17/03.

— Named executive vice president and general manager of apparel, Sears, 1/26/04.

MARKOWITZ, STEVE

Named business manager for the Richloom Fabrics Group division, Richloom Home Fashions, 3/5/04.

MARTIN, JOHN

Named executive vice president, merchandising, Big Lots, 12/8/03.

MATZ, TIMOTHY

Named vice president, general merchandising manager, hardlines, Family Dollar, 10/6/03.

McCLAIN, CHERYL

Named vice president of merchandising, Southern Home Accents, 12/1/03.

McCRACKEN, GUYER

Named chief financial officer and chief operating officer, TexStyle Home Fashions, 10/6/03.

McCRACKEN, STEVE

Added role as chief operating officer, Invista, 12/15/03.

McCUSKER, CAROLYN

Named design director, window division, Arley Corp., 10/6/03.

McKAY, PATRICIA

Named chief financial officer, Restoration Hardware, 10/13/03.

McNEIL, SANDY

— Resigned as president of fashion-bedding, Hollander Home Fashions, 1/12/04.

— Named head of finished product division, Hoffman Mills, 3/1/04.

MEADS, MINDY

Named president and CEO, Lands End, 12/1/03.

MEEK, CAROLYN

Named director-at large of board of directors, International Furnishings and Design Association, 2/2/04.

MEYROWITZ, CAROL

Named senior executive vice president, TJX, president The Marmaxx Group, TJS Companies, 3/15/04.

MILLER, ROBERT FREDERICK

Elected to second term as vice president, Midsouth Region, American Association of Textile Chemists and Colorists, 12/15/03.

MINIHAN, JOHN

Retired as CEO, Louisville Bedding Company, 1/26/04.

MOONEY, CHRIS

Named executive vice president, sales and merchandising, Avonhome, 10/13/03.

MOORE, PHYLLIS

Named vice president of bedding product development, Home & Harmony, 12/22/03.

MORRIS, JONATHAN

Stepped down as executive vice president and corporate secretary, Bluefly, 12/1/03.

MOSS, JEFFREY

Named vice president, North American operations, Modern Terry Towels, 10/13/03.

NAYLOR, JEFFREY

Named executive vice president and chief financial officer, TJX Companies, Inc., 2/2/04.

NEALON, MARTY

Named president, U.S., HSN, 2/2/04.

NEWTON, DON

Named senior vice president, sales and marketing, Orian Rugs Inc. 1/12/04.

NOONE, PATRICK

Named vice president, sales, Orian Rugs Inc., 1/12/04.

NOTERO, TOM

Named vice president, sales and marketing, Wearbest Sil-Tex Mills, 1/12/04.

OTT, GREGORY

Named senior vice president of strategy and new business development, May Department Stores, 10/20/03.

PARALITICCI, ROSABEL

Signed licensing partnership, Mohawk Home, 3/15/04.

PAYNER-GREGOR, MELISSA

Named president, board member of Bluefly, 9/29/03.

PICKUP, TRACY

Named vice president, sales, Charles Craft Inc., 9/8/03.

PFAUTZ, BOB

Named senior vice president, general manager, Burlington Rug Corp., 12/15/03.

POURQUOI, JAN

Named vice president, Orian Rugs Inc., 1/12/04.

REARER, ALISON

Named director of product manager, Karsten America, 12/1/03.

REYNOLDS, CLARENCE

Retired as chairman, Lord & Taylor, 2/16/04.

ROCKENFIELD, BRUCE

Named vice president of human resources, Polymer Group, Inc., 2/2/04.

ROMERO, MICHAEL

Named national sales manager, Biederlack of America, 9/8/03.

ROSENFELD, JOE

Retired as founder-principal, Claridge Textiles International, 1/12/04.

SADOVE, STEVE

Named to additional post of chief operating officer, Saks Incorporated, 3/8/04.

SALUS, ERIC

Named president of Macy's Home Store, Federated Department Stores, 2/9/04.

SANDY, DONNA

Named design director for imported bath rugs, Mohawk Home, 2/23/04.

SASSER, BOB

Named CEO, Dollar Tree Stores, 10/6/03.

SCHAEFER, TERRON

Named senior vice president of marketing, Saks Fifth Avenue, 2/23/04.

SCHMALE, RICHARD

Named director of national sales, Feizy Import & Export Co., 9/8/03.

SCHMITT, J.R.

Named chief operating officer and vice president of Terrisol Corp., Karsten, 12/16/02.

SCHULTZ, LISA

Named senior vice president and chief creative officer, Kmart, 9/8/03.

SEAGO, MIKE

Named vice president of technical development, Louisville Bedding Company, 2/23/04.

SHAPIRO, JONATHAN

Named president, Lillian Vernon Corp., 1/26/04.

SHEALY, TORRENCE

Named president of decorative floor coverings, Springs, 10/13/03.

SMITH, ALEX

Named senior executive vice president, TJX Companies, 3/15/04.

SMITH, SHIELDS

Named director of national accounts and new business development, Trade Am, 1/12/04.

SNOW, MELLESA

Named assistant rug product manager, Design Network, 10/6/03.

SNYDER, JAMES

Named vice president of global purchasing, Polymer Group Inc., 2/2/04.

STAIR, DEBBIE

Named sales and marketing manager, Fashion Industries, 12/22/03.

STARR, DAVID

Named Southeast regional business manager, Mohawk Home, 2/25/04.

STATUTO, DAN

Named vice president, Windham Weavers, 1/12/04.

STOLLER, FRAN

Named board member, Bed Bath & Beyond, 10/13/03.

SUTTON, SHERRY

Named group vice president, marketing and sales, Polymer Group Inc., 2/2/04.

SWEARINGEN, GERRIT

Named vice president, national accounts, Oriental Weavers of America, 10/6/03.

TAVA, SID

Named director of customer relations, Feizy Import & Export Co., 9/8/03.

TRIPATHY, NIRMAL "TRIP"

Named president and chief operating officer, Federated Department Stores, 12/22/03.

VERGUCHT, ERIC

Hired as independent agent, Dohler, 1/21/04.

VON WALSTROM, VIVIE

Named director of design and marketing, Venus Textiles, 3/8/04.

WACHTEL, WILLIAM

Named to board of directors, Hanover Direct, 12/8/03.

WAGNER, JENNIFER

Named treasurer-elect of board of directors, International Furnishings and Design Association, 2/2/04.

WALKER, JEFF

Named chairman and CEO, Invista, 12/15/03.

WALTERS, SCOTT

Named director of product development for basic bedding, Louisville Bedding, 2/18/04.

WATTS, CLAIRE

Named executive vice president, Wal-Mart, 12/8/03.

WHIDDON, THOMAS

Appointed to board of directors, Dollar Tree Stores, 12/22/03.

WHITE, CHRISTOPHER

Named divisional vice president, tax, Family Dollar, 10/6/03.

WILKERSON, KENNETH

Retired as chairman, Hecht's/Strawbridge's, 2/16/04.

WILSON, FRED

Named president and CEO, Saks Fifth Avenue Enterprises, 12/1/03.

ZIMMERMAN, JAMES

Retired as chairman, Federated Department Stores, 12/15/03.

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