Newport Layton names product development mgr.
June 11, 2003,
Portland, OR — Decorative pillow and top-of-bed manufacturer and importer Newport Layton Home Fashions has appointed Lily Rogers as its product development manager. She replaces Jessica Tweedie, who left the company to pursue other interests.
Rogers most recently was with Natco, Jackson, GA, in a similar position. Based out of Newport's headquarters here, Rogers will be in charge of developing product lines for the decorative pillow division as well as managing the sample department and working with the sales force and designers. She reports to Belinda Ballash, executive vp and fashion director, and Sandy Uhalde, vp of operations.
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