Safavieh Hires Barry Burress
June 4, 2007,
Upscale rug supplier Safavieh has appointed Barry Burress to the newly created position of Midwest territory manager, responsible for sales in the Ohio, Indiana, Kentucky, and Michigan markets.
Prior to joining Safavieh, Burress spent the past three years as Midwest regional manager for Feizy Rugs. Before that, from 1989 to 2005, he was principal of High Point, N.C.-based C.B.S. Imports, a high-end wholesaling company specializing in imported reproduction furniture, antiques and accessories.