PHOENIX — Eight new members have recently been added to the Legends Furniture to the information technology, operations and the marketing departments.
Deb Polakowski, a consultant for the Legends for 3½ years, has been named IT director. With a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science and experience in software development, she has worked with several manufacturing companies during her career.
Aaron Smith has been named DevOps engineer and also is in IT department. He has a degree in Computer Systems Engineering and held an Internship at the Space and Warfare Development Center in the cybersecurity division.
For the operations department, Jawed Jessani has been named senior operations manager, responsible for all shipping and warehouse functions at the facility in Tolleson Ariz. He has 30 years’ experience in warehousing and scheduling and has a Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Engineering.
Justin Miller has been added as operations analyst, focusing on logistics, product life cycles and business analytics. He recently graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Engineering and has 13 years of aerospace manufacturing experience.
Also joining the operations department is Ashley Robens as shipping clerk.
In the marketing department, Josh Nuhn has been named creative lead. In addition to creative projects, he manages and maintains the company’s online catalog and sales portals, as well as serving as project manager for Greentouch, a product development endeavor for the company.
Cyndi Dart is the new marketing manager, responsible for all aspects of marketing for the company. She has 20 years of manufacturing experience and has a Bachelor of Science degree in Marketing and Finance.
In addition, Esmeralda Ledezma has been named human resourses assistant.