SADDLE BROOK, N.J.–Jennifer Caporale has been named account executive for Nourison’s North Florida, Gulf Coast area, a newly added territory that includes North Florida, the Panhandle and the coastal and southern regions of Alabama, Louisiana and Mississippi. She reports to David John Appelt, regional sales manager, Southeast.
Responsible for managing and developing business within this territory, Caporale will promote Nourison’s extensive rug line that includes more than 70 active collections and such licensed brands as Calvin Klein, Kathy Ireland, Barclay Butera and Waverly. She will also handle both the Nourison and Nourtex broadloom and runner lines and represent Nourison’s Mina Victory line of decorative accents and pillows.
With more than a decade of sales and sales management experience in both wholesale and retail areas of the flooring industry, Caporale was most recently South East Regional Manager for Shaw Industries in the rug division.
“We are very pleased to have such a dynamic and proven sales professional as the newest member of our team,” said Gerard O’Keefe, vice president of sales, Nourison. “Jennifer is a talented individual with a great track record in the industry. We could not ask for a better fit to tap the potential of this newly aligned territory.”