Spartanburg, SC (PRWEB) February 26, 2014
Milliken & Company announced today that Jim McCallum has been named Floor Covering Division President. The industry veteran will join Milliken effective immediately and will be located at the Milliken Corporate Headquarters and Design Center in Spartanburg, S.C., USA. He will report directly to Joe Salley, Milliken President and CEO, to continue to move Milliken forward in providing industry-leading products.
The global floor covering division is a key focus area for Milliken, a diversified innovation company. McCallum will lead the award-winning division in continuing to create unique floor coverings with beautifully-crafted aesthetics, superior functionality and inspired textures and patterns that invite designers to reimagine the floor plane.
"Jim’s experience in the global floor covering industry is unparalleled," notes Salley. "His deep knowledge and proven track record of developing products combined with his passion for world-class customer service will make him an excellent leader for our floor covering division. Milliken is committed to providing superior floor covering products for the architecture and design industry, and Jim’s expertise will bring a new perspective that will continue to carry the division forward."
McCallum joins Milliken with more than 30 years’ experience in the textile and carpet industry, including senior leadership positions at Interface, Mohawk and Lees Carpets.
About Milliken’s global Floor Covering division
Milliken has a rich history of delivering innovative broadloom and modular carpet collections from its award-winning global design studios, research center and manufacturing facilities. Milliken’s unexpected and purposeful flooring products offer inspiring design solutions built from unique insights and an exceptional array of technical capabilities. Visit us at any of our product showrooms around the world to see what inspires our community of innovators and learn more about Milliken Floor Covering at http://www.millikencarpet.com, on Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/MillikenCarpet, on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/MillikenCarpet and on Pinterest at http://www.pinterest.com/millikencarpet.
Milliken is an innovation company that has been exploring, discovering, and creating ways to enhance people’s lives since 1865. Our community of innovators has developed one of the largest collections of United States patents held by a private company. With expertise across a breadth of disciplines including specialty chemical, floor covering, and performance materials, we work around the world every day to add value to people’s lives, improve health and safety, and make this world more sustainable. For more information, visit http://www.milliken.com or follow Milliken Innovation on Twitter or Facebook.