August 15, 2011
J&J Industries Announces New Corporate VP of Sales
DALTON, GA - Brad Townsend has been named the Corporate Vice President of Sales for J&J Industries, a leading manufacturer of commercial carpet.
As the Corporate Vice President of Sales, Townsend’s responsibilities will encompass all selling efforts for J&J Industries, including the oversight of the contract brand, J+J/Invision, and the hospitality brand, J+J/Templeton, along with sales training for all aspects of the company’s sales team.
Formerly with Shaw Industries, Townsend possesses over 27 years of experience in the commercial carpet industry. While in his former position, he established himself as a proven leader, having served in a variety of sales, sales training and sales management roles. Most recently, Townsend served as Divisional Vice President of Sales for the Northeast/Midwest Division of Shaw Contract and Patcraft.
“Brad’s addition to our executive team will continue our focus on and commitment to growing our total business by hiring, training and developing the best commercial sales force in the industry,” said David Jolly, President and CEO. “Brad’s capable leadership, forward-thinking ideas and excellent business mind will help drive continued sales success for J&J Industries.”
Townsend resides in Dalton, Georgia with his wife Karen, along with his three children Bradley, Cole and Evan. They attend Dalton First United Methodist Church.
For J&J Industries:
800.241.4586 ext. 8311