Dittmer Joins Flexsteel

Longtime furniture industry exec named president and ceo

Boutique Design
Jerald Dittmer

Jerald Dittmer has been named president and ceo of Flexsteel Industries Inc., a manufacturer, importer and marketer of residential and contract upholstered and wooden furniture products in the U.S. 

He joins the company with more than 25 years of experience in the furniture industry, including most recently serving as president of the HON Co., a large office furniture designer and manufacturer. Prior to that, Dittmer was the chief financial officer for HNI Corp. Dittmer also held multiple executive roles within HNI and HON. Before joining HNI in 2001, he held positions with PricewaterhouseCoopers, Crown Zellerbach, HAVI Corp. and Arthur Andersen.

Dittmer was named to Flexsteel’s board of directors in addition to his appointment at the company.

Photo: Courtesy of Flexsteel Industries Inc.