Johnston joins Furniture Classics
Furniture Today Staff -- Furniture Today, January 28, 2013
NORFOLK, Va. - Solid wood reproduction dining and accent furniture specialist Furniture Classics has named Greg Johnston vice president of sales.
The vice president of sales position was previously held by Alex Boyer, who is currently a senior strategic business development executive at MicroD.
Johnston was most recently vice president of sales at accent furniture specialist Stein World and before that was general manager for Classic Design. He also has held sales management positions with Hamilton & Spill, Jackson Furniture, Morgan Stewart/Dunmore, Progressive Furniture and Ashley.
At Furniture Classics, he reports to President Michael Ricks and will be based in Hickory, N.C. Johnston will manage all the company's national and international sales efforts and will direct the company's team of independent sales representatives.
The company is expanding that team from 23 to 40 members to strengthen its presence on the West Coast and in other markets.