Oriental Weavers taps Johnson to manage national accounts

Retail Editor 5, Becky Smith, October 30, 2013

Oriental WeaversCraig Johnson
Dalton, Ga. - Oriental Weavers has promoted Craig Johnson to national accounts manager from his former post as sales representative for the Iowa and Nebraska territories.

Johnson is a 20-year veteran of the industry. He has been with OW for the past six-plus years, during which time he has experienced "tremendous success," the company noted, earning several prestigious awards for top sales performance and superior account management.

Prior to joining OW, Johnson was with Florstar Sales where he managed business with a variety of floor covering retailer customers.

In his new role, Johnson is responsible for overseeing and fostering the growth of several key national accounts for the company. He is based out of his Iowa office.

"We are thrilled to have Craig bring his talents and energy to our national accounts team. He's proven invaluable to the company over the years and we're excited to watch his success working with our national account retail partners," said Jonathan Witt, vp. "Craig's passion for the rug business and broad understanding of assortment planning is unmatched and we look forward to further enhancing our retail partnerships through Craig."


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