Amer taps interiors vet for showroom/design post

Brad Russell named showroom manager & designer coordinator

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Atlanta – Handmade rug specialist Amer Rugs named Brad Russell as its new showroom manager and designer coordinator.

Russell will be based in Atlanta at Amer’s Americasmart showroom, Building 1, 5-D-2 and will help lead and coordinate Amer’s designer business. He will work closely with the teams from Amer and parent company Saraswatii to reach out to designers.

He has spent more than 20 years as the principle of Brad Russell Interiors in Atlanta. Previously, he was the regional visual merchandiser at Casual Corner and visual nerchandiser at Rich’s Department Stores.

“We are truly excited to have Brad and his amazing talent join the Amer team,” said Joe Barkley, vp of sales and marketing.

Russell will report directly to Barkley.

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