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Players Scorecard

The following list is arranged by company name, with individual entries listed alphabetically.

Achim Importing

• Mallow, Howie: Joined as evp-sales and marketing, 2/5/08

American Pacific

• Forker, Kaela: Named co-ceo2/4/2008

American Pacific

• Ozorio, Jeremy: Named co-ceo, 2/4/2008

Anna's Linens

• Delbello, Steve: Named vp, merchandise and dmm, 10/29/2007


• Bufano, Kathy: Named president, merchandising and marketing, 1/7/2008


• Munsey, Brian: Named vp, marketing, 11/12/2007

Big Lots

• Haubiel, Charles: Named svp, legal and real estate, 1/10/2008

Big Lots

• Rankin, Norman:Named svp, 1/10/2008

Big Lots

• Segal, Robert: Named svp, gmm, 1/10/2008


• Weisgerber, Kim: Named buyer, towels, bath rugs, bath shop and accessories, 1/7/2008


• Hric, Bruce: Named president, ceo, 12/3/2007


• Stoutnar, Colleen: Named marketing coordinator, 10/1/2007


Foreman, Jerry: Named vp, merchandising and marketing, 1/7/2008

Company C

• Drummond, Amy: Promoted to catalog account manager, 10/29/2007,

• Garfield, Michelle: Promoted to information technology manager, 1/28/2008

• Sarette, Joelle: Named marketing coordinator, 9/17/2007

• Stuart, Jessica: Promoted to customer service account manager, 10/29/2007

Cone Jacquards

• Paul, Michael: Named sales representative, northeast, 11/26/2007


• Codella, Steve: Promoted to senior vp, sales, 9/17/2007

• Elliott, Ron: Named western regional manager, 2/4/2008

Courtney Davis

• Abell, Sam: Named president, 1/30/2008

Craftex Mills

• Proske, Bob: Promoted to svp, 10/15/2007

• Eger, Jack: Promoted to svp, 10/15/2007

Crate and Barrel

• Turf, Barbara: Named chief executive (effective May 1), 2/4/2008

Croscill Home

• LaRovere, Michelle: Named vp, 1/14/2008

Crown Crafts

• Delaney, Hallie: Named director of product development, 9/17/2007


• Harrison, Michelle: Named wholesale and hospitality manager, 2/4/2008

Dan River

• Briggs, Herb: Named president, retail sales and marketing, 9/17/2007

• Flatow, Michael: Named ceo, 11/26/2007

Dollar General

• Dreiling, Richard: Named ceo, 1/28/2008


• Lape, James: Named ceo, 11/12/2007

Duralee Fabrics

• Rothstein, Joel: Promoted to director, international sales, 1/14/2008


• Donahoe, John: Named president, ceo, 1/24/2008

Elrene Home Fashions

• Giacomini, Frank: Promoted to coo, 2/5/2008

• Siegel, Bryan: Assumes chairman of the board, ceo post, 2/5/2008

• Siegel, Craig: Named president, 2/5/08

Family Dollar

• Brokaw, Timothy: Named vp-decision support, 9/17/2007

• Smith, Donald: Named vp, marketing, 11/26/2007

• Sullivan, Barry: Promoted to evp-store operations, 10/29/2007

• Thomas, Jeff: Named vp-replenishment, 8/17/2007

• Zucker, Scott: Named vp-merchandising operations,10/29/2007

Faze Three

• Arthur, Lorie: Appointed design director, 9/17/2007


• Vernon, Dave: Named executive vp, gmm home, 10/1/2007


• Efird, Bruce: Named president, 8/30/2007


• Adler, Alessia: Appointed sales assistant, Global Home Textiles and Global Home Décor Show, 9/17/2007

• Kelly, Jaime: Appointed show coordinator, Global Home Textiles and Global Home Décor Show, 9/17/2007

• Malek, Rita: Appointed assistant show manager, Global Home Textiles and Global Home Décor Show, 9/17/2007

• Sikalis, Penny: Named vp, global business development, 10/1/2007

Global Textile Alliance

• Tomlin, Robb: Appointed manager, velvet products, 1/7/2008

Golding Fabrics

• Harrell, David: Named sales representative, 11/12/2007

• Schneider, Wendy: Named design director, 11/12/2007


• Navarro, David: Named vp-logistics, 10/29/2007,

Hollander Home Fashions

• Mack, Beth: Named chief merchandising officer, 12/3/2007

• Smith, Louis: Named director, brand management, 11/12/2007

• Webster, Amy: Named vp, pillow division, 12/3/2007


• Ronon, Lynne: Named evp-merchandising, 10/29/2007

Hudson's Bay Co.

• Johnston, Robert: Named president, 9/4/2007


• D'Angelo, Carolyn: Named vp, brand management, home division, 12/17/2007,

• Lee Minor, Kimberly: Named vp, brand management,12/17/2007

• Marcum, James: Appointed to Board of Directors, 10/15/2007

• Richard, Kenneth: Named vp-marketing, 12/17/2007

• Seideman, Neil: Named vp-business development, 12/17/2007

Idea Nuova

• Mandell, Neil: Appointed director of brands, 1/7/2008


• Hollowell, David: Named vp, marketing, 10/1/2007


• Anik, Ruby: Named svp, director of brand marketing, 10/29/2007

Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores

• Haverkost, Ken: Named evp, operations, 10/23/2007

Kas Rugs

• Gray, Joe: Named territory sales manager, northeast, 10/15/2007

Kitan Industries

• Eldan, Esther: Named chief executive officer, 8/20/2007


• Brennan, Donald: Named sevp, 9/17/2007


• Grosso, Jon: Promoted to evp, director of stores, 9/17/2007

• Manby, Jeff: Promoted to evp, gmm men's and children's, 9/17/2007

• Thomas, Paige: Promoted to evp, gmm juniors and jewelry, 9/17/2007

• Worthington, John: Named sevp, store operations, 9/17/2007

Las Vegas World Market Center

• Casey, Margaret: Named director, programming, 11/12/2007


• Cloutier, Cathy: Named director, retail merchandising, 2/4/2008

• Dale, Gretchen: Promoted to coo, 10/29/2007

• Kambak, Jeff: Named evp, sales, 10/29/2007

Macy's Home Store

• Gottfried, Chris: Named senior buyer, bath,11/12/2007


• Ihamuotila, Mika: Named chief executive officer, 11/12/2007

Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia

• Barreca, Tom: Named svp, digital and emerging media, 11/12/2007

• Heffernan, Lee: Named svp, integrated marketing, 11/12/2007

• Kelley, Jacki: Named evp, media sales, 11/12/2007

MHS Licensing

• Everson, Lindsey: Named account executive, 11/12/2007

Mohawk Home

• Moore,Kelly: Named general manager, floor mat division, 1/14/2008

Next Creations

• Knight, Michael: Named account executive, 1/28/2008

Nishat Mills

• Yerg, Ray: Named svp-home textiles division, 10/29/2007

Nostalgia Home Fashions

• Marchese, Jacqueline: Named senior sales account manager, 1/28/2008

Oriental Weavers

• Higgins, Scott: Named business manager, 1/28/2008

Oriental Weavers

• Ward, Maria: Named vp-national accounts, 1/28/2008

Perfect Fit

• Chilton, Jeff: Promoted to svp, sales, 9/17/2007

• Robinson, Allen: Promoted to svp, marketing and product development, 9/17/2007

• Torres, Hector: Named vp, marketing and product development, 12/17/2007

Polymer Group

• Crawford, Gregory: Named vp, general manager, 9/17/2007


• Watts, Claire: Named evp-merchandising, 12/17/2007

Renaissance America

• Selfer, Eric: Promoted to vp, sales and marketing, 10/15/2007

Ross Stores

• Froman, John: Added to board of directors, 12/3/2007

Royale Linens

• Lipsey, Mark: Named national sales manager, 11/12/2007

S. Lichtenberg

• Flynn, Bob: Named director, bedding, 12/17/2007


• Mare, Sherry: Named territory manager, 11/26/2007

• Schipilliti, Vanessa: Named territory manager, Canada, 9/28/2007

Sears Holdings

• Ramery, Louis: Named svp, customer relationship marketing, 11/26/2007

• Strickland, Theresa: Named vp, chief home design officer, Sears and Kmart, 1/14/2008

• Wain, Liz: Named director soft home design, home fashion, 1/14/2008

Shanghai Homeland Textile

• Rogers, Rick: Hired to ramp up U.S. market profile, 9/17/2007


• Jones, Paul: Named president, chief merchandising officer, 11/26/2007

Springs Global

• Cardimona, Edward: Named chief global creative officer, svp, 8/13/2007

Stein Mart

• McFarland Farthing, Linda: Named president, ceo, 8/28/2007

Sunbury Textile Mills

• Grimsley, Michael: Named sales representative, southeast, 1/28/2008

Surya Rugs

• Roan, Steve: Named coo, 1/7/2008

• Snyder, Shauna: Named vp, product development, 9/17/2007

The Bon-Ton Stores

• Schrantz, Barbara: Named evp, stores (effective 2/29/08), 12/3/2007,

The Off-Price Specialist Show

• Ichiba, Julie: Named executive show director, 1/7/2008


• Alvarez, Jose: Named to board of directors, 10/1/2007

• Bennett, Alan: Named to board of directors, 10/1/2007

Tuesday Morning

• Green, David: Named to board of directors, 1/7/2008

• Marchetti, Michael: Named cfo, 1/28/2008

Under the Canopy

• Cavanagh, Barbara: Named ceo, 12/17/2007,


• Berrier, Roger: Named evp, sales, 9/27/2007


• Jasper, William: Named president, ceo, 9/27/2007

• Smith, Ronald: Named cfo, 10/15/2007

Venus Home

• Lerner, Cynthia: Named corporate design director, 12/17/2007


• Kirschbaum, Dick: Named vp, sales-Atlantic coast area, 10/15/2007

• Talbert, Michael: Will handle bedding and bath sales, southeast and midwest, 2/6/08,

Wal-Mart Asia, International

• Trius, Vicente: Named evp, president and ceo, 1/28/2008


• Lee, Sandra: Signed as spokesperson, 1/7/2008


• Fein, Dennis: Named to head floor covering business, 10/1/2007

• Walters, Scott: Appointed sales director, basic bedding products, 1/14/2008


• Goldberg, Susi: Named vp-fashion and product development, 10/29/2007


• Muzekari, Tom: Added as senior sales and marketing executive, 10/15/2007

World Market Center

• Maricich, Bob: Named president, ceo, 2/4/2008


• Bolton, Keith: Named executive vp, sales and marketing, 11/26/2007

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