General Manager, Hospitality

Our client is a well-established and successful manufacturer of hard goods and soft goods for the commercial home textile and hospitality industry. They’re a $200MM/yr. company that’s headquartered in the Greater North Chicago area. They are privately owned, financially strong and have been in business for 105 years! They manufacture a variety of products such as furniture covers, pillows, bedding, window covers and more and they also make hard goods such as curved shower curtain rods, soap dishes, ice buckets, waste baskets, etc. They have a great cohesive team in place and are looking to add more personnel. This is a growing company in and a growing division and they’re offering full benefits and matching 401K!

We are looking for a General Manager to run this company’s $40MM+ Hospitality Division. You must have relationships with at least one of their top customers: American Hotel & Register, Guest Supply or HD Supply. We are looking for someone that can run this business from a P& L Standpoint and can drive Sales. You will lead Sales, Product Development and Marketing for this area. This company provides all products that would be in a Hotel room, hard and soft goods. We are looking for someone to be in their offices that are 30 miles NW of downtown Chicago. If you wanted to do the commute, they would be open to it, but it would not be their first choice.

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