Hickory Springs Appoints Colburn President /CEO
October 19, 2011,
HICKORY, N.C.--Hickory Springs Manufacturing Company has named David Colburn its new president/CEO, effective Jan. 1, 2012.
He succeeds Don Coleman, who is retiring at the end of this year after 39 years with the company.
"David's proven ability to lead will be a huge advantage in the day-to-day operation and long-term success of Hickory Springs," said Tom Pierce, chairman of the board of directors of Hickory Springs. "His business record in growth areas such as management, strategic planning and global manufacturing is outstanding and we look forward to seeing how the company will continue to grow and diversify under his direction."