L.A. Mart adds two to marketing division
Home Accents Today Staff -- Home Accents Today, November 14, 2012
LOS ANGELES -- L.A. Mart announced today it has hired James Wilson and Victoria Rhea Harding to join its marketing team, effective immediately.
Both Wilson and Rhea Harding come to the L.A. Mart with decades of sales and customer service experience, as well as deep knowledge of the gift and home industry, according to an L.A. Mart press release.
Wilson comes to the L.A. Mart from J.T.A., Inc., where he served as showroom and key accounts manager. His primary responsibility there was sales and client management, successfully representing more than 20 different furniture manufacturers. Prior to his role at J.T.A, he served in sales, customer service and merchandising positions with Christopher Radko, Richard S. Smith and Louis Vuitton.
Rhea Harding comes to the L.A. Mart from the California Gift Show, where she served as divisional sales manager for the Jewelry Cash and Carry, Vintage and World Style divisions. During her tenure, she helped penetrate new markets while earning business and cultivated customer loyalty, the release states.
"James and Victoria bring not only a wealth of knowledge to the L.A. Mart but are both very well-respected in the industry," said Frank Joens, senior vice president and general manager at the L.A. Mart. "Since they already have solid relationships with many of our gift and home showrooms, they can hit the ground running and help us continue the positive momentum of cementing the L.A. Mart as the premier shopping destination for our discerning west coast clientele."