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07202015 Capel Rugs Promotes Sweeters to National Sales Manager



Jake Sweeters

TROY, NC - Capel Rugs has promoted Jake Sweeters to National Sales Manager.  In his new position, Sweeters will be responsible for the management of Capel's national sales force, working with the regional sales managers to drive sales in their territories. He will be based in Norwalk, CT. 

"It is truly an honor to be appointed national sales manager for a company so rich in history and integrity," said Sweeters. "I am excited to be able to help lead our amazing sales team going forward." 

Sweeters, who joined Capel Rugs in 2003, had been serving as Regional Manager-Northeast for the company, managing sales and sales training for accounts across New England, New York and New Jersey. Prior to joining Capel, he was with Mastercraft Rugs, servicing accounts in North Carolina. He is a fourth-generation member of the rug industry.

Sylvia Wiliamson


In addition to Sweeters' appointment, Capel Rugs has promoted Sylvia Williamson to Sales Coordinator. Williamson joined Capel in 2000, most recently serving as Sales Administrator. In her new position, she will report to Sweeters. She is based at Capel Rugs' headquarters in Troy, NC. 

"I am excited about these promotions," said John Magee, President of Capel. "Jake and Sylvia truly understand area rugs, and they are absolutely committed to customer service. They will provide outstanding leadership for the Capel sales team, as we continue introducing new products and programs to serve our growing network of retail partners." 

With this appointment, Sweeters joins Cameron Capel and Mary Clara Capel in reporting to Magee as a Senior member of the sales management team. Cameron Capel continues to serve as Vice President-National Accounts, and is the primary spokesperson for Capel, as well as the lead on trade advertising and social media. Mary Clara Capel continues to serve as Sales Manager for Canada and Director of Administration, and also is the designated lead for special projects. 




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