July 27, 2016 1:52 PM ET

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Company Overview of Bob's Discount Furniture LLC

Company Overview

Bob's Discount Furniture LLC retails furniture and bedding products in the Northeast and mid-Atlantic regions of the United States. The company provides living room, bedroom, dining room, kids, entertainment, and home office furniture, as well as mattresses and home accents. It offers its products for hospitality companies, resorts, hotels, educational institutions, real estate development companies, property management companies, health care facilities, corporate housing companies, relocation services, government agencies, and office parks. The company sells its products through stores, as well as online. Bob's Discount Furniture LLC was founded in 1991 and is based in Manchester, Connectic...

428 Tolland Turnpike

Manchester, CT 06042

United States

Founded in 1991

Phone:

860-645-3208

Fax:

860-645-4056

Key Executives for Bob's Discount Furniture LLC

Chief Executive Officer and President
Executive Chairman
Age: 63
Co-Founder and President Emeritus
Co-Founder and Co-Owner
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Bob's Discount Furniture LLC Key Developments

Bob’s Discount Furniture Announces Management Changes

Bob’s Discount Furniture announced that Michael Skirvin has been appointed as President and Chief Executive Officer of the company. He has served as President and Chief Operating Officer since 2011. Skirvin succeeds Ted English. English, who has been elevated to Executive Chairman, will remain actively involved with the company.

Bob's Discount Furniture Hires William Bracker as Vice President of Marketing; to Open Stores in Pennsylvania and New Jersey

Bob's Discount Furniture hired William Bracker as Vice President of Marketing. Bracker is responsible for creating and implementing marketing initiatives to increase brand awareness, enhance the customer experience and drive sales. He joins Bob's with 25 years of branding and retail marketing experience at Target, Old Navy, and Daffy's, as well as at Young & Rubicam Advertising. Most recently, he was a retail marketing and branding consultant for start-ups, retailers, and ad agencies. The company also announced that three more stores are slated to open in late summer and fall in Pennsylvania and New Jersey, and in February, the company will enter the Midwest market with five store openings in Chicago. Bob's operates 61 stores in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions.

Bob's Discount Furniture to Expand First Store in Pennsylvania

Bob's Discount Furniture announced that it is continuing its Pennsylvania expansion push with its first store opening here early next month, along with two more that are on tap for the greater Philadelphia market this fall. The leased 22,250-square-foot Harrisburg store will open in the Paxton Town Centre on Jonestown Road.

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