La-Z-Boy Greensboro, Inc. manufactures and markets residential and commercial furniture. La-Z-Boy Casegoods, Inc. was formerly known as La-Z-Boy Greensboro, Inc. The company was founded in 1981 and is based in Greensboro, North Carolina. La-Z-Boy Casegoods, Inc. operates as a subsidiary of La-Z-Boy Incorporated.
1602 Landmark Center Drive
Greensboro, NC 27407
Founded in 1981
La-Z-Boy Incorporated Announces La-Z-Boy Casegoods, Inc. Leadership Changes
Jul 30 15
La-Z-Boy Incorporated announced changes to its casegoods senior leadership team. Steven M. Kincaid, senior vice president of La-Z-Boy Incorporated and President, La-Z-Boy Casegoods, Inc., will transition to an advisory role within the business. Otis Sawyer, senior vice president of La-Z-Boy Incorporated and president, England, Inc., will assume the additional responsibility as president of the casegoods organization. The La-Z-Boy Casegoods segment consists of three brands: American Drew; Hammary; and Kincaid. Kincaid began his career in 1970 as a sales representative for Kincaid Furniture, the company founded by his father in 1946. He became president of the company in 1983 and, in 1989, Kincaid was acquired by La-Z-Boy. In 2003, he was named senior vice president of La-Z-Boy Incorporated and President of La-Z-Boy Casegoods. Among his many career accomplishments, Steve is Past President and past board member of the American Home Furnishings Alliance (AHFA) and the American Furniture Hall of Fame Foundation and past chairman of the High Point Market Authority. He also served on the Boards of the American Furniture Foundation and the International Home Furnishings Center Advisory Board. Steve was inducted into the American Furniture Hall of Fame in 2009. Sawyer joined England in 1993 as vice president of Finance where his responsibilities included strategic business planning, continuous process improvement initiatives and systems implementation. From 2001 through 2008, Sawyer held executive positions of increasing responsibility, including two years as Chief Information Officer for La-Z-Boy Incorporated, where he was responsible for driving the design and development of the company's information system and infrastructure. In 2008, he was promoted to senior vice president of La-Z-Boy Incorporated and president of England, Inc.