DALLAS–John Thompson joined Loloi as Southeast regional sales manager for Loloi Rugs, and started his role in time for the Atlanta International Area Rug Market last week. Based in Georgia, Thompson is responsible for managing and training the company’s sales team in North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi and southern Virginia. He reports to Austin Craley, Loloi’s vice president of sales.
“John is a highly respected member of our industry, and his extensive experience in the Southeast will help our firm continue its climb to new levels,” said Amir Loloi, CEO, Loloi. “He has tremendous expertise at managing and training talented sales staff, and in helping retailers maximize their sales potential. We’re glad to have him back as a part of our team.”
Prior to rejoining Loloi, Thompson served as the Southeast territory manager for Karastan Rugs. Additionally, he has held sales positions with Safavieh and Nourison.