Diversitex hires Kaplan
May 3, 2007,
Fairfield,N.J.– Burt Kaplan will be joining Diversitex, Inc./Kingsway in an advisory role for product development, merchandising and marketing.
Kaplan recently resigned as president of the Portfolio division of Kravet, a post he held since 2004. A longtime decorative fabrics executive, he earlier was with Artisan Home Fashions, Cone Jacquards, Richloom, and Joan Fabrics.
Diversitex develops products globally with a fully staffed office in China and a distribution center in South Carolina . Late last year it acquired Kingsway, a print converter that produces for the residential and growing outdoor market.
The company is known for naturally inspired plain textures for retailers and furniture manufacturers. It also has a military and uniform division.
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