Gracious Home Appoints Amanda Mettler Goodrich Creative Director
|Gracious Home, one of New York's iconic home furnishings
retailers, has appointed Amanda Mettler Goodrich to the new
position of creative director and director of product innovation
and private brandssStrategy and execution. A four-year veteran of
Gracious Home, she previously was senior buyer for all soft
goods, scents and fragrances, kids, baby and pets products.
Ms. Mettler Goodrich, has more than 15 years experience in
merchandising and product development. Prior to Gracious Home,
she served as director of product development for Donna Karan
Home and as senior merchant for Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia.
Amanda's impeccable taste, product knowledge and industry
background make her the ideal choice for this new position, says
Jordan Smilowitz, president and coo.
In her new role, Ms. Mettler Goodrich will be responsible for
reshaping the store's category and product assortments in a
storewide effort to bring Gracious Home forward in 2011 with the
best of everything for ones home. Shell also oversee product
innovation and private brands strategy and execution.
Joel Kier, executive chairman, says, We're confident that Amanda
will bring fresh and innovative thinking to our product
assortments that will further enhance the distinctive shopping
and customer experience found at Gracious Home. We congratulate
her on her new role as creative director and director of product
innovation and private brands strategy and execution and look
forward to her leadership in this next chapter of Gracious Homes