SADDLE BROOK, N.J.-Elliot Steel has been appointed design director of Nourison’s hospitality division.
Based in the company’s facility in Calhoun, Ga., Steel is responsible for developing the division’s overall design and product strategy. He works with Linda Jacobs, Nourison’s head designer, and with the rest of the design team to create broadloom products for a wide range of commercial market segments. He reports to Jonny Peykar, the company’s vice president of hospitality.
A 25-year veteran of the carpet industry, Steel was global design manager at Tai Ping Carpets International before joining Nourison. He also held senior design positions with Brintons UK, Forte Cloth, Interface Europe and Stoddard Carpets.