Kaleen Names Christie Regional VP

Posted on December 5, 2011 by HFN Staff

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DALTON, Ga.-Grey Christie has been named regional vice president for the north region for Kaleen Rugs, responsible for managing the company's sales team in that region. Reporting to Joe Barkley, executive vice president, Christie will based out of Kaleen's new facility here.

With almost 20 years experience in the rug industry, Christie was most recently national accounts manager at Kaleen, a post he had held since 2009. Before that he was the territory manager in the mid-south territory for the company.

"Grey's attitude and work ethic are contagious," said Barkley. "He has gained respect in the industry for being extremely knowledgeable and experienced in all aspects of sales; this experience will provide great opportunities for Kaleen to continue the positive growth experienced over the past decade."

"I am very proud of the remarkable success and growth Kaleen has achieved," said Christie, "and truly appreciate the confidence Joe and the Rathi family have shown in me."

Kaleen is celebrating 15 years in the U.S.