Oriental Weavers Names Battles Regional vp
Home & Textiles Today Staff -- Home Textiles Today, May 24, 2010
Sphinx by Oriental Weavers has hired Monica Battles to the area rug company's regional vice president – West post, based out of Seattle, Wash.
She is responsible for managing sales in the eleven-state regin, which spans from Arizona to Montana, including all states on the West coast as well as Alaska and Hawaii.
Battle brings to Sphinx more than 15 years of retail and industry experience. Most recently, she worked at Nourison, where she was account manager for five states in the Northwest as well as British Columbia and Alberta, Canada. Prior to that, Battles was a regional sales manager for MLC Flooring, and moved up the ranks at Carpet Exchange from sales associate to regional manager.
“We are pleased to have Monica on board leading the west region,” said Pat Muschamp, vp, sales, Oriental Weavers USA Inc. “Her proven success as an account manager and her retail management experience will be a tremendous asset to our organization and to the continued growth of our western region.”