Powell taps Rickard for sales post

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MINEOLA, N.Y. — Powell Home Fashions, a supplier of accent furniture, casual dining and youth furniture, has named Shelly Rickard as inside sales manager.

Rickard comes to Powell with almost 20 years of sales and management accomplishments in the furniture and home fashions industries. Most recently, Shelly was responsible for sales and customer service for King Textiles. Her experience includes marketing, inside sales, customer service, and international logistics responsibilities for home furnishings companies including Brookline Furniture, W. Schillig Furniture and Greenhouse Designs.

Rickard will report to C. David Gingrich, senior vice president of multi-channel sales.

“We are absolutely delighted to have Shelly Rickard on the Powell team,” said Gingrich. “Her knowledge, energy and wealth of experience in sales and marketing will help Powell continue to expand our leadership with furniture dealers worldwide.”

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