Mohawk names division chiefs

Mohawk names division chiefs

December 14th, 2011 in Business Around the Region

Mohawk Industries Inc., the world's biggest floorcovering manufacturer, is promoting Brian Carson to head its flooring business and John "J.T." Turner Jr. to direct the Dal-Tile business unit, effective in January.

"Brian and J.T. are industry veterans with the institutional knowledge, business acumen and innovative creativity to further the success of our carpet and ceramic businesses," Mohawk CEO Jeffrey S. Lorberbaum said in announcing the new division presidents Tuesday.

Carson will succeed Frank Peters while Turner will succeed Harold Turk. Both Peters and Turk will continue with Mohawk by leading strategic development activities in their respective segments.