Riegel Linen names new president

Riegel Linen has been making textiles since 1838. Photo credit: Riegel Linen (Riegel Linen)

Textile firm Riegel Linen has named Jeremiah Johnson as the company's new president. 

"Jeremiah is a great addition to our management team and will be instrumental in helping us make the transition from Mount Vernon Mills to a standalone company,” said Riegel CEO Bill Josey. “His background will also be important as we grow organically and strategically."

Jeremiah Johnson
Jeremiah Johnson.
Photo credit: Riegel Linen

“Jeremiah has already contributed greatly to our organization,” added Chris Gowdy, VP of sales & marketing. “He has jumped right in by taking charge of our new systems integration and will help us organize our team for the opportunities ahead.”
 
Johnson's background includes overseeing operations, supply-chain management and acquisitions. Previously, he served as VP of manufacturing and global supply chain for Custom Molded Products. Before that, he was employed by Anisa International as SVP of manufacturing and supply chain, living in China for four years.