Ethan Allen Interiors announces managerial changes
Nora Murphy has been promoted to the position of executive vice president of style and advertising for the company and its subsidiary, Ethan Allen Global. Ms Murphy had previously served as the company's vice president of style, since October 2001. Corey Whitely has been promoted to the position of executive vice president of operations for the company and its subsidiary, Ethan Allen Global. Mr Whitely previously served as vice president of operations for the company since 2003, and executive vice president of operations of Ethan Allen Operations, a subsidiary of the company, since 2005. Edward Teplitz, vice president of retail division of Ethan Allen Interiors resigned from the company to pursue other career opportunities. Lynda Stout has been promoted to the position of vice president of retail division. Ms Stout previously had served as regional project manager of the company's retail division for the southern district since May 2006. Farooq Kathwari, chairman and CEO, said: "We are pleased with the development of a strong management team that will continue to differentiate Ethan Allen as a company focused on providing solutions and service. I would also like to wish Ed Teplitz success in his future endeavors."