Kirk Williams has joined Beaulieu America as director of training and leadership development.

“In a previous position at Mohawk Industries, Kirk had overall responsibility for the recruitment, training and development of employees helping to identify and create new and emerging leaders,” said Lynn Chambers, vice president, employee development of Beaulieu. “His appointment generates an opportunity to positively impact many of our associates by bringing in a proven leader who not only teaches fundamental principles, but actually developed many of the courses and techniques he uses.”

Williams comes to Beaulieu most recently from Southwestern Consulting where he was a sales coach and small business consultant. Prior to that, he was general manager/sales manager of Fastfill Systems, and director of national training and development for Mohawk.

At Mohawk, Williams developed award winning e-learning and led a training team that ranked #64 the first year, improved to #19 the second year and, most recently ranked #14 in Training Magazine’s list of Top 125 Training Companies. 

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