Brownlee Currey Named President of Currey & Company
December 21, 2010,
Brownlee Currey has been named president of Atlanta-based home furnishings maker, Currey & Company. He succeeds Barry Wabler, the sixth president of the 22-year-old company.
Brownlee, the son of Currey & Company Founders, Robert and Suzanne Currey, grew up in Atlanta and graduated from Kenyon College in Gambier, Ohio. Because of a lifelong interest in the home furnishing industry, after finishing college, Brownlee worked five years for Crate & Barrel in Chicago and Detroit. He returned to Atlanta in 2001 to work for Currey & Company where he has worked in every department in the company. His previous position was heading the recently created Contract and International Sales Department.