Furniture manufacturer BDI announces that Vergil Arbuckle has been promoted to the new position of Sales Business Development Associate, reporting to David Stewart, Vice President of Sales. Arbuckle brings nine years of experience in customer relations to this position. In this new role, Arbuckle will be a critical liaison between the sales division and all of the internal teams at BDI’s corporate offices.
“Vergil will play a key role in enhancing communication between our external and internal teams,” said Stewart. “He will work closely with me and the other BDI departments in a variety of new sales initiatives, while also working to exceed our sales revenue and profitability targets for 2017 and beyond.”
Arbuckle has been with BDI for more than six years. Previously he served as Customer Service Representative for the company, where he grew and fostered relationships with consumers and BDI’s retail partners, supporting them through pre-purchase all the way through final delivery, and also served as a liaison between the various BDI departments and retailers. He has additional experience as a community outreach manager and in architecture.
“I am excited to continue my career in the furniture industry with BDI, where I have had the opportunity to learn from great leaders and mentors,” said Arbuckle. “This position offers the chance to continue the strong relationships I have developed with an exceptional group of retail partners, while offering the opportunity to foster new relationships that will help BDI grow and become even more successful.”
Arbuckle earned a degree in architecture from North Dakota State University. In his new role, he will be based in the Chantilly, Va. Headquarters office.
More about BDI: BDI is a premier designer and manufacturer of furniture that innovates and elevates the consumer experience, specializing in media systems, home entertaining, office solutions and modular systems. Guided by the philosophy that everything has its place, BDI furniture combines great design with innovative functionality to seamlessly integrate technology into the home and office environments. BDI products are available through leading furniture and electronic retailers throughout the United States, Canada, the UK and elsewhere. For more information, visit www.bdiusa.com.