Sure Fit expands its roster
Staff Staff -- Furniture Today, February 28, 2003
Allentown, PA — Sure Fit Inc. has hired of two employees, Michael Lauri and David Spain as the vp of sales and director of sales and marketing, respectively, and the promotion of a third employee, Sheetal Gosalia.
Lauri's primary responsibilities are to oversee Sure Fit's Linens 'n Things, Federated Corporate and Macy's East accounts and to acquire new business. Previously, he was employed by Travelpro.
Spain will focus on growing Sure Fit's Web business outside of the company's Web site, particularly with the company's retailers' sites. Prior to joining the slipcover company, Spain was the vp of sales and marketing at Sara Lee Corpo.
Both positions are newly created, and both report to Rick Platt, senior vp of sales.
Gosalia has been promoted to import development manager from her position as merchandising product manager. She continues to work on merchandising, but with a stronger focus on expanding Sure Fit's import capabilities. She will report to Paula Neustat, senior vp of merchandising.
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