Cohenour Named to Head Hooker Furniture Casegoods

       

       

MARTINSVILLE, Va.–Hooker Furniture has promoted Bruce Cohenour to the new position of president of Hooker Furniture Casegoods.

Cohenour has overseen the company’s casegoods merchandising and marketing as executive vice president of marketing since last year. He has now assumed the additional responsibilities of sales, merchandising, marketing and operations for the wood furniture division. He reports directly to Paul Toms, Hooker Furniture’s chairman and chief executive officer.

Cohenour joined Hooker Furniture in 1995 as sales representative for the company’s accounts in northern Texas and Oklahoma. He was named senior vice president of national accounts and business development in 2007, in which he served until becoming executive vice president of marketing in 2009.