Furniture Veteran John Lomax Appointed COO of Summer Classics and Gabby Brands
Wednesday, November 14, 2018
Gabriella White, LLC, parent company to Summer Classics and Gabby, has announced the appointment of John Lomax to the role of Chief Operations Officer (COO). Lomax will oversee the areas of supply chain, quality control, logistics and manufacturing.
“With his experience in operations, delivery, and supply chain, John has the unique mix of expertise and business acumen in the industry,” said William White, president of Gabriella White. “I have tremendous confidence that his steadfast leadership will be invaluable as we continue to rapidly grow our brands.”
Prior to joining Gabriella White, Lomax worked in logistics and supply chain at Heritage Home Group (formerly Furniture Brands International) for more than 20 years. John started with the company as vice president of Supply Chain of their Maitland-Smith division, later transitioning to direct the corporation’s transportation and purchasing. He earned a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from High Point University.
“The incredible detail that goes into the designs of each of our lines, as well as the strong growth trajectory of the business, drew me immediately to Gabriella White,” said Lomax. “It is a pleasure to join William and the entire Gabriella White team, and I am excited to focus on serving our customers at the highest level.”
About Gabriella White, LLC
Gabriella White is a family-owned company and premier innovator, manufacturer and retailer of fine indoor and outdoor furniture since 1978. The family of companies includes Summer Classics, Gabby, and Wendy Jane by Gabby. The company has aimed to delight its customers by passionately creating products with the belief that timeless designs can and will be embraced for years.