Newport creates product development position
July 31, 2001,
Portland, OR — A new position at decorative pillow and bedding manufacturer Newport was created for Jessica Tweedie.
Tweedie, formerly a senior associate buyer for Bloomingdale's By Mail, has been hired as product development manager. She will work to coordinate product and serve as the liaison between the sample department at the factory and the fashion department, headed by Belinda Ballash, vp and fashion director.
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