ATLANTA–Amer Rugs has appointed Chris Phillips as its new Midwest regional sales director. Having joined the company May 5, Phillips is now responsible for Ohio, Northern Kentucky, West Virginia, Indiana, western Pennsylvania and Michigan for the company. Based in Ohio, Phillips reports to Tanuj Gupta, president. He succeeds Seth Joseph.
A veteran sales manager and manufacturer representative, Phillips has previously worked in similar positions with Feizy, Shaw and HRI; has owned his own rug studio; and has ongoing work in hard surface importing.
“We are extremely pleased to add Chris to our rep force,” said Gupta. “Chris possesses a wealth of knowledge and skills that will help bring our customer service to the next level.”