Heritage Home Group announces new hires
April 8, 2014-- Furniture Today,
AT THE MARKET — Heritage Home Group, the parent company of Broyhill, Thomasville, Lane, Henredon and other major industry brands, has hired a new chief marketing officer and also has named two others to key positions within its organization.
The company has named Roxanne Bernstein as chief marketing officer, a new position at Heritage Home. She comes to the company from Cessna Aircraft Company in Wichita, Kan., where she was global senior vice president of marketing. The company said she also has extensive experience in the consumer products industry, having worked in marketing and general management positions at Kraft Foods and Kellogg’s.
She reports to CEO Ira Glazer and will handle all strategic marketing and communications initiatives for Heritage Home.
Also reporting to Glazer is Lynda Stout, who has been named senior vice president of retail. She has about 30 years of furniture industry experience, including her role as vice president of retail for Ethan Allen.
In her new position, she will oversee the strategic direction and growth of Heritage Home Group’s retail stores.
The company has also named Tod Phelps as chief technology officer. He reports to Chief Financial Officer Jeff Zappone.
He comes to the company from Mortgage Contracting Services, where he was chief information officer and partner. Before that, he was chief information officer at Mack Trucks and Volvo Trucks.
In this new position with Heritage Home, he will lead and direct all strategic information technology initiatives.
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