Michael Rull joined Sagebrook Home as the new Director of Marketing in December 2021. Michael will lead and pave the way for a new marketing strategy and creative initiatives for the Sagebrook Home brand. Michael comes to Sagebrook Home with over 15 years of experience in marketing, trade show operations and visual design in the interior design and furniture manufacturing industries. His leadership experience in marketing and brand management includes the biggest brands in the industry, recently Made Goods, Feizy Rugs and Classic Home. Additionally, Michael has led exhibition efforts in showrooms for trade shows / markets since the start of his career.
“We are delighted to welcome Michael to the Sagebrook Home family to lead future marketing efforts for the company and the brand,” said Sagebrook Home Co-CEO Justin Kachan. “His experience and creative vision will help develop the brand identity of Sagebrook Home as well as the innovative plans we have to continue to grow the business. “
“I am delighted to join a modern and motivated team of thoughtful leaders and support the company’s mission in making Sagebrook Home the premier distributor of home decor products,” said Michael Rull. “This opportunity will allow me to contribute to the strategic creative development and growth of the brand. “
Michael Rull is a graduate of the University of Oklahoma and is currently in the Architecture and Interior Design Extension Program at the University of California, Los Angeles.
East Coast Distribution Center
The company also opened a new 500,000 sq.ft. building. distribution center in Summerville, SC in December 2021. The new South Carolina-based distribution center joins their current distribution center in Los Angeles. Just 15 minutes from the Port of Charleston, this new center is brand new and equipped with the latest warehouse technology.
Having distribution from the West and East Coasts will help to better serve Sagebrook Home customers logistically across the country. This will drastically reduce transit time and is an incredible opportunity to combat the rising cost of freight.
“As Sagebrook Home continues to grow, the decision to distribute from the East Coast and West Coast seemed like a natural evolution. With increasing shipping costs, there was no better time to add bi-coastal distribution. This new DC gives us the opportunity to implement the latest technology and keep Sagebrook Home a force in the HOME category, ”said Kachan.
All of Sagebrook Home’s distribution centers will go paperless in early 2022. Sagebrook Home plans to operate the South Carolina distribution center with more than 200 employees, making it an employer of choice in South Carolina.