Nourison Appoints Kennedy Vice President of Home Textiles

Kevin Kennedy

Kevin Kennedy

SADDLE BROOK, N.J.–Nourison has named Kevin Kennedy to the new position of vice president of its home textiles division, which includes value-priced area rugs, accent rugs, scatter rugs, holiday themed rugs, decorative accessories and other products. He will report to Steven Peykar, co-CEO of Nourison.

“We are very pleased to have someone with Kevin’s experience on our team,” Peykar said. “He is a highly accomplished, results-oriented person and I am certain he will help us increase our market share in this important and growing category for our company.”

A 35-year veteran of the rug and home fashions industry, Kennedy most recently worked at his own consulting company in New York. Prior to that, he was COO of Glenoit, LLC and Glenoit’s consumer products division, and has held various management positions at Couristan.