Stanton Carpet announces several additions to its sales team.  

Brian Witkin joins Stanton as Northeast regional vice president. Witkin was most recently president of North American sales for Aperion Surfaces. Prior to Aperion, he was the executive VP of sales for Avalon Flooring for six years and spent 19 years at Mohawk where he held roles including senior VP national accounts and VP of sales operations. Witkin will work closely with Stanton’s veteran sales team in the Northeast to expand Stanton’s business there and report directly to Mitch White, Stanton’s VP of sales.

Dawn Macias joins Stanton as territory manager in Arizona, New Mexico and Las Vegas for Stanton Hard Surface (DWF -Decorative Waterproof Flooring), Rosecore, Crescent, Hibernia and Cavan Carpets. She comes to Stanton from the Dixie Group where she focused on hard surface and was able to grow the territory significantly. Macias has a background in interior design and extensive knowledge of both hard and soft surface were a natural fit for Stanton. Stanton’s existing salesperson in Arizona will continue to focus on Stanton soft surface growth.

Brian Locklear joins Stanton as territory manager in Kentucky, Indiana and Cincinnati representing Stanton Hard Surface (DWF - Decorative waterproof flooring), Hibernia and Stanton Street (Decorative Main Street commercial). Locklear joins from previous experience at Tarkett and Happy Floors. Stanton’s longtime salesperson in Kentucky, Indiana and Cincinnati, Ohio,  will continue to represent Stanton soft surfaces as well as Crescent, Rosecore & Antrim.

Susan Kates joins Stanton as territory manager Rosecore, Crescent & Hibernia in Southern New Jersey, Central and Eastern Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland, Washington DC, and Northern Virginia.  Her previous luxury experience at Karastan / Godfrey Hirst positions her well to drive growth and awareness for Stanton’s high-end brand portfolio.

Rachel Preciado joins Stanton as territory manager for Minnesota and Northwest Wisconsin representing Hibernia, Antrim, Rosecore, Crescent. Her deep experience at Dal-Tile, York Wall Covering and Kravet servicing the interior design trade makes her well suited to represent and grow Stanton's high-end brands and provide a high level of service to the customer base. Stanton’s existing salesperson in Minnesota will continue to focus on Stanton hard and soft surface growth including Cavan sales.

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