Kaleen Rugs, a manufacturer, importer & distributor of high-quality rugs and carpet, brings aboard Howie Cooperstein as Vice President of National & Specialty Accounts. Cooperstein will focus on the development of Kaleen’s current and future major retail accounts.
Cooperstein has more than 25 years of sales and leadership expertise in the furniture industry. Prior to joining Kaleen, he was the Vice President of Furniture - Retail at Glen Dimplex Americas and former Vice President of Business Development at Twin-Star International.
“This may be Howie’s first position in the textile industry, but he has proven that he is up to the challenge by already bringing aboard several major retailers” said Monty Rathi, COO of Kaleen Rugs. “Howie’s professionalism and friendly demeanor, combined with his high energy and deep understanding of relationship-building is what I have been looking for in a person to fill this role. I’m excited to welcome him to the Kaleen family and look forward to a bright future together.”