Bennytex Carpet Mills has appointed Celia Blum to the role of sales/marketing consultant. Blum is the president of Celia Inc., a design and sales consulting company that specializes in floor coverings. She previously served as Fabrica’s Handcrafted Rug Division manager, designer, sales manager, and the host of the company's seminars and workshops.
Boa-Franc Inc., manufacturer of Mirage prefinished hardwood flooring, has added Frank Hargadon to the sales team. Hargadon previously worked for Hartco Flooring for five years, and most recently was in charge of prefinished sales for Zickgraf. He is responsible for enlarging Boa-Franc's sales network in the Southeastern United States, including Georgia, Tennessee, Alabama, Mississippi, North Carolina, and South Carolina.
Oriental Weavers of America has selected Steve Stultz to serve as senior vice president of OWA, a position previously held by Paul D'huyvetter, who passed away Nov. 15, 2002. A three-year veteran of the company, Stultz previously served as vice president of sales and marketing for OWA. In his new position, Stultz will be responsible for sales, marketing, customer service, manufacturing and distribution. Previously, he worked with Beaulieu Rugs for 14 years in several capacities, most recently as senior vice president of sales.