22902 Thu, 10/13/2011 - 11:21am
ANDERSON, S.C.–Orian Rugs has appointed Brandon Culpepper vice president of sales and business development, a new position. Reporting to Wim De Pape, chief operating officer, Culpepper will be responsible for building Orian’s account base and growing its existing business.
“Brandon will thrive in this new position,” said De Pape. “His industry knowledge, relationships and expertise will play a vital role in the future growth and development of our company.”
With more than 15 years of sales leadership experience in the floor covering industry, Culpepper has held such previous positions as national sales manager of 20 sales representatives for another leading rug company, Orian said.
“I am thrilled to be a part of the Orian Rugs team,” Culpepper added. “I believe that Orian has the vision and capability to support the area rug category for American retailers in ways that can’t be matched by any other manufacturer in the world. It is truly exciting to be a part of it.”