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Josh Alexander Joins Durham Furniture as Vice President of Sales

DURHAM, ONTARIO, Jan. 19, 2016 – Durham Furniture, a leading North American solid wood furniture manufacturer, announced today the addition of Josh Alexander to the company's executive team.  Josh joins Durham as Vice President of Sales and will focus on all aspects of Durham's North American sales and distribution.

 

"Josh has had a very successful career in sales, and we are pleased to welcome him to the Durham family," says Luke Simpson, Durham president and CEO. "His expertise in sales and logistics will be key in moving our company forward."

 

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Durham Furniture's Gord Dilworth to retire in November.

Durham Furniture announced today that the company's President and CEO, Gord Dilworth, has decided to retire in November, starting an orderly leadership progression over the next six months. Gord will assume a position as a director closing a remarkable career in the furniture industry of nearly 40 years. 

 

 "Gord Dilworth has been a very strong leader," said Larry Vollett, chairman of the board.  "He has managed the company through challenging times and market transitions.  During Gord's tenure, Durham has built a strong financial position, repaid all of its long-term debt and completely revitalized its product direction."  Vollett added, "The ...

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