Oriental Weavers of America announced that Steve Stultz has been selected to fill the position of senior vice president of OWA, previously held by Paul D'huyvetter, who passed away November 15, 2002.

Stultz, who was previously vice president of sales and marketing for OWA, will report to Ahmed Salama, senior vice president of Oriental Weavers - Sphinx.

In his new position, Stultz will be responsible for sales, marketing, customer service, manufacturing and distribution.

He has been with OWA for three years. Previously, Stultz worked with Beaulieu Rugs for 14 years in several capacities, most recently as senior vice president of sales.

Along with his new duties, Stultz has been named to the Board of Directors for both OWA and Oriental Weavers- Sphinx.