Capel Rugs adds merchandising director
Clint Engel -- Casual Living, March 1, 2010
Capel Rugs promoted Tami Watras as director of merchandising, a new position with responsibility for Capel's strategy and execution of merchandise selection, product development and procurement.
Watras reports directly to John Magee, president and CEO. Norm Sweeters, managing director of imports, and Lou Webster, director of design and product development, report to Watras.
Watras joined Capel in 2006 as a merchandise manager and most recently served as the general manager of Capel's retail division. Before joining Capel, she held positions in merchandising, product development and sourcing for Ethan Allen, Amy Coe and Lillian August Designs.