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Legends Furniture is making some proactive moves in the midst of a challenging 1st half of 2022. For the second time since the pandemic started, Legends has added significant horsepower to its Finance, Operations and HR teams. A few hires replaced long term employees who retired, but most were proactive moves for future growth.
The Finance Department added Gail Stelling as Director of Finance. Gail came from the Arizona Commerce Authority, and she provides a wealth of knowledge and experience to her team. The department also brought on Tanya Pacheco and Desiree Gomes as AR and AP specialists respectively.
Operations added data analysis expert Chim Nga as an Operations Specialist, Tina Heying as Logistics Manager, Melissa Rodriguez and Cynthia Beaty for Customer Service, and Linda Daniels as an Operations assistant. Human Resources also added Emily Servin as an HR Associate.
“We’re very excited about all of our new hires” commented Shankar Rathnam, COO of the company. “We were lucky to have found such a talented group of people. We are now well positioned for post-pandemic growth”, Rathnam said.
The company intends to maintain its strong company culture as it continues to grow and add new positions. Legends also plans to hire more people in the upcoming months.
About Legends Furniture
A recognized leader in the furniture industry since 1990, Legends / In2Rest offerings include “American Made” products and imports in a full range of furniture, mattresses, and upholstery. Legends Furniture is sold through a large and growing base of retail partners across the nation and abroad. The company’s headquarters in the Phoenix, AZ area includes a manufacturing and warehouse facility with additional warehouses in North Carolina and Vietnam. Legends Furniture has showrooms in High Point, NC in the IHFC, C-601 and in Las Vegas, NV in A-646.