Gorman's Names GM for Lakeside StoreFebruary 6, 2013
Furniture retailer Gorman's Home Furnishings & Interior Design has named George Efthemiou general manager of its design center and showroom in Shelby Township, Michigan.
As general manager, Efthemiou will leverage his more than 30 years of retail management experience to oversee day-to-day operations of the store and support Gorman's design team members. Efthemiou is also responsible for staffing, inventory control, customer service, and showroom floor design.
"Efthemiou has an innate understanding of how Gorman's is positioned in the marketplace as a style leader and appreciates our company's commitment to exceeding customer expectations," Lias said. "His extensive experience in the home furnishings sector and notable leadership skills will be a complement to our current Lakeside design center team."
Prior to joining Gorman's, Efthemiou was general manager of Bright Ideas. http://www.brightideasfurniture.com/ He also previously served as store manager and buyer at House of Denmark. http://www.houseofdenmarkfurniture.com/
"Gorman's is something I knew I wanted to be part of for a very long time. Their team of more than 60 designers and 100 best brands is impressive to say the least," Efthemiou said. "The company provides the resources-so working with or without a designer-homeowners can create beautiful homes that truly reflect the personalities of their inhabitants."