Nourison names Steel design director, hospitality division
Home & Textiles Today Staff -- Home Textiles Today, July 31, 2013
Saddle Brook, NJ -- Nourison has appointed Elliot Steel design director for the company's hospitality division.
Based at the company's Calhoun, Ga. offices, warehouse and design facility, Steel reports to Jonny Peykar, vice president of hospitality.
Steel is a 25-year veteran of the carpet industry. Most recently, he worked as global design manager at Tai Ping Carpets International. Prior to that, he held senior design positions at Brintons UK Ltd., Forte Cloth Ltd., Interface Europe Ltd., and Stoddard Carpets Ltd.
In his new role, he will work with head designer Linda Jacobs and the rest of the design team to create innovative broadloom products for a wide range of commercial market segments.
"We are very pleased to have someone with Elliot's creativity, talent and experience on our team," said Peykar. "His global credentials and understanding of the commercial broadloom industry, architects and designers will be very helpful in guiding this rapidly-expanding division of Nourison."
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