Clarksville, Ga. – Dean Hanby has been named VP of Nationwide East, a regional division of Nationwide Marketing group.
He replaces Howard Khouri, who previously held this role, is retiring this month.
“Howard has been an integral player to the growth and success of Nationwide East and he will be missed dearly,” said Dave Robison, director of Nationwide East. “I am confident Dean is the ideal leader to fulfill this role and am excited about some of the new initiatives he will lead in the future.”
Hanby joined the Nationwide East team in October 2012. An industry veteran with over 30 years of experience, he previously worked with retailers such as Conn’s and A1 Appliances, as well as working with DSI and Campo.
“I am really looking forward to utilizing my experience to continue the growth of Nationwide East,” said Hanby. “I feel that having a fundamental understanding of the independent retail channel will enable me to help the team combat challenges ahead.”