Kevin Rabbitt Announced as New Chief Executive Officer, Michael Bush to Remain on Board of Directors
Online PR News – 15-April-2010 – – IRVINE, CA - April 14, 2010 - 3 Day Blinds, a leading manufacturer and full service retailer of custom designed and fitted window treatments, announces the appointment of Kevin Rabbitt as Chief Executive Officer. Former CEO, Michael Bush, steps down but will remain a Director on the 3 Day Blinds Board.
During the past two years, 3 Day Blinds has transformed from a retail based window coverings business to a full-service custom window coverings provider through the addition of professional in home design consultation. The business is now supported by almost 200 in home Design Consultants, 22 showrooms, in house leading edge design and vertically integrated manufacturing.
“I am proud of the foundation we built at 3 Day Blinds and thank the dedicated employees for their hard work,” says Bush. “The business is now poised for growth and Kevin is the right leader to take 3 Day Blinds to the next level. “
“Michael provided strong leadership and brought 3 Day Blinds to profitability in a difficult environment,” explains Tim Burke, Chairman of 3 Day Blinds Board of Directors. “The business is well positioned moving forward.”
Rabbitt most recently served as President & CEO of GES Exposition Services, a global service provider for exhibitions and events. Prior to that, Rabbitt was Executive VP of Products & Services as well as EVP of National Operations during his tenure at GES. Before GES, Rabbitt served as a consultant at Bain & Company and his education includes a MBA from Harvard Business School and a BA from Rice University.
“Kevin is a proven winner, having demonstrated a track record of driving growth in challenging environments,” continues Burke. “His commitment to sales growth and passion for driving customer service and employee engagement make him ideal to grow the business.”
Rabbitt has started his position as CEO of 3 Day Blinds and operates from the corporate offices in Irvine, California. Visit the 3 Day Blinds web site at www.3dayblinds.com for additional company and product information.
About 3 Day Blinds™
3 Day Blinds is a leading manufacturer and full service retailer of custom designed and fitted window treatments in the United States. Supported by state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities and leading edge product design, 3 Day Blinds offers a wide selection of custom blinds, shades, and shutters. 3 Day Blinds serves their customers through full time Design Consultants that provide professional in-home design consultation, service and installation.