New National Director of Market Development

Holland, Mich. – Trendway Corporation is pleased to announce the appointment of Jim Ford as their National Director of Market Development.

Ford is a veteran of the Contract industry, with experience ranging from independent Rep to Manufacturer’s sales management. Most recently he was Principal of Desks, a large Knoll dealership in Chicago. In his new role he will work with local and regional Trendway sales teams and their dealer partners to grow market share through existing and new paths of customer engagement.

“Jim has a strong passion for sales and sees great opportunities to increase market share through new relationships and enhancing existing ones,” says Jim Thompson, Trendway Vice President of Sales. “His experience and strong network of industry partners will be a terrific asset. We’re thrilled to welcome him to the Trendway team.”

About Trendway
Trendway Corporation, an employee owned company in Holland, Michigan, helps customers create beautiful and effective work environments with a wide range of furniture and architectural products. A company with more than 45 years of exceptional performance, Trendway provides customers peace of mind through outstanding service, quality products, guaranteed delivery, and fast/flexible custom solutions. The company offers many products including panel systems, filing, storage, casegoods, seating, and architectural solutions with moveable walls, glass storefront and raised floor. Trendway has served government customers as a GSA Contractor for more than 20 years. A Zero Waste to Landfill facility, its products are tested for conformance to SCS Indoor AdvantageTM or Indoor AdvantageTM Gold requirements. Most Trendway product lines have been BIFMA e3 level® certified, please visit for a current listing. For more information on Trendway, please call (616) 399- 3900 or visit