PAWTUCKET, R.I.–Braided rug manufacturer cmi (Colonial Mills, Inc.) has added Kirsten Haynes as national accounts manager. She previously served as a Kentucky and Southern Ohio territory manager with both Rizzy Home and cmi, and will now continue to service these territories for cmi, as well as target key potential accounts for the company, from brick-and-mortar stores to online retailers and catalogs.
“I am really excited for the opportunity to play a key role in growing cmi’s business and eager for the challenge,” said Haynes, who will work with cmi as an independent contractor.
“Although Kirsten is relatively new to the rug market, she is an excellent communicator and understands the needs of her customers,” said Roy Evans, vice president, sales and marketing. “Her enthusiasm and sales knowledge is just what cmi needs to increase sales with these specialty key accounts. We look forward to a successful partnership with Kirsten.”