Colonial LLC Names Hobson President
January 4, 2013,
HIGH POINT, N.C.-Mark Hobson has been promoted to president of Colonial LLC, the mattress display and branding specialist.
The position is a new one for the company. Previously, Jim Keever Sr., Colonial's chairman and CEO, had been handling the responsibilities of president. Keever remains in his post, and Hobson reports to him.
Hobson joined Colonial in January 2011, and had been serving as senior vice president of sales and marketing. Prior to then, he had spent more than 25 years with Sealy in various sales and marketing positions. His career also included serving as bedding buyer with Jordan Marsh, and in consulting as managing director of the Greensboro, N.C., office of Sandler Training.
Other Articles By Author
HFN Launches Interactive Idea Book
HFN's DIGITAL EDITION
COVER STORY: HFN Turns 90
We commemorate HFN's 90th anniversary by paying tribute to the iconic retailer and supplier brands--and the people--that have helped the industry flourish, then and now.
ALSO IN THIS ISSUE:
- Up & Coming Leaders - The home industry is in capable and visionary hands as this year’s 40 Under 40 list attests. Today’s young leaders span all disciplines and varied levels of operation.
- Omnichannel Retailing - In the Mobile App World, Time is Money