La-Z-Boy Recognizes Top La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries® Sales Associates, In-Home Designers With Pinnacle Awards

La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries Employees across North America Honored for Success


Pictured: (left to right): Elisar El Sayed, Susan Essert, Alison Rose, Gil Croy and Jill Morse


Pictured: (left to right): Nora Pearson, Thomas Murray, Oneita Jeffs. (not pictured: Brandi Loring and Steve Williamson)

MONROE, Mich. (June 1, 2012) - La-Z-Boy announced the recipients of its Pinnacle Awards during a ceremony at the April High Point Market in High Point, N.C. The award recognizes the top-selling sales associates and highest-achieving In-Home Designers in the La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries® network, one of the industry's largest dedicated furniture store networks.

"The Pinnacle Award recipients each embody our mission of bringing comfort and ease to our customers throughout each touch point of the furniture shopping experience," said Mark Bacon, President of La-Z-Boy Branded Business. "We're proud to recognize these individuals not only for their incredible sales, but for making the La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries shopping experience a positive one for our consumers."

The Pinnacle Award, part of the "Peak Performance" program, honors outstanding sales consultants in each of the company's five sales regions in North America.

The 2011 La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries sales associate recipients include:

  • Thomas Murray of the La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries in Latham, New York
  • Brandi Loring of the La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries in Davenport, Iowa
  • Oneita Jeffs of the La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries in Ft. Collins, Colorado
  • Nora Pearson of the La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries in Pineville, North Carolina
  • Steve Williamson of the La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries in Calgary, Alberta

The 2011 La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries In-Home Design consultant recipients include:

  • Elisar El Sayed of the La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries in Alexandria, Virginia
  • Susan Essert of the La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries in Cincinnati, Ohio
  • Jill Morse of the La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries in Phoenix, Arizona
  • Gil Croy of the La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries in Pineville, North Carolina
  • Alison Rose of the La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries in Calgary, Alberta

About La-Z-Boy

Headquartered in Monroe, Mich., La-Z-Boy has been producing some of the world’s most comfortable furniture for over 85 years. The company manufactures a full line of comfortable products for the living room and family room, including the company’s world-famous recliners, reclining sofas and love seats, sleep sofas, modular furniture and leather upholstery, as well as stationary sofas, love seats and chairs. It is a division of La-Z-Boy Incorporated (NYSE: LZB), one of the world’s leading residential furniture producers, marketing furniture for every room of the home. "Live Life Comfortably.®"

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