Kevin Kennedy

SADDLE BROOK, NJ — May 10, 2012.  Nourison is pleased to announce the appointment of Kevin Kennedy to the position of Vice President of its Home Textiles Division. He will report to Steven Peykar, Co-CEO of Nourison.

Mr. Kennedy will be responsible for developing and strengthening Nourison’s position as a leading manufacturer of home accent products including area rugs, scatter rugs and decorative accessories.

“We are very pleased to have someone with Kevin’s experience on our team,” said Steven Peykar. “He is a highly accomplished,results-oriented person and I am certain he will help us increase our market share in this important and growing category for our company.”

Mr. Kennedy is a 35-year veteran of the rug and home fashions industry. Most recently, he worked at his own consulting company in New York. Prior to that, he was COO of Glenoit, LLC and Glenoit’s Consumer Products Division.  He has also held various management positions at Couristan, Inc.


Nourison is a leading global floor covering company that produces extensive collections of virtually every category of rugs and carpets. A fully vertically integrated company, Nourison oversees almost every aspect of the manufacturing process from wool spinning to dyeing, weaving and finishing. Supported by an unparalleled dealer system, Nourison has become the leading multi-product resource in the floor covering industry in the United States and Europe.

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