David Grasse has joined Harounian Rugs International as Managing Director. In his new role, Grasse’s prime responsibility is the development of new business with major national accounts.
Grasse More than 25 Years in the Industry
Grasse joins HRI with more than 25 years of product development and sales experience in the rug industry. Prevlously, he was President of Due Process Stable Trading Company (DPSTC) and before that President of Noonoo Rug Company (NRC). As anaging Director he will concentrate on building new partnerships with major accounts, contributing to HRI’s growth plan.
“David (we call him DG to avoid confusion) is a professional with significant experience and a proven track record of success. We are very pleased to have him on the HRI team,” said David Harounian.
“Relationship based on a core friendship”
“Our history with DB began upon his move to NYC in 1986, as DG was reporting to his new position at NooNoo, from Milwaukee. We became friends by association, seeing each other daily at many rug business social events. Today many rug importers are enjoy relationsips with many customers that DG brought into our relatively small rug business. Less and I have recognized all that DG has done for our industry and look forward to having this season veteran on our team. Our relationship is based on a core friendship and we look forward to having hims as a part of the family for the next thousand years.”
HRI – 60 Years of Programmed Fine Hand Knotted Rugs
For 60 years, HRI has been an industry leader in rug design and production of programmed fine hand knotted rugs, partnering with rug retailers, fine furniture stores, to-the-trade showrooms and interior design firms throughout the country.