Kyle Johansen is the Executive Director of Merchandising at HOM Furniture.
Johansen joined HOM Furniture in 2003 as a sales consultant. In 2005 and 2006, he held internships with The Brick Group in Alberta, Canada, and Shanghai, China. In 2006, he was named the buyer of outdoor products and area rugs at HOM Furniture.
When HOM acquired Seasonal Concepts in 2008, Johansen integrated the brand as a “store-within-a-store” concept chain-wide. He assisted in the creation of HOM’s “Dock86” retail concept as well as the merchandising and design of several HOM showrooms. In 2012, Johansen created the “UPTOWN” Department, an urban-inspired collection of furniture that became the fastest-growing department company-wide.
Today, Johansen leads a team of 24 buyers/purchasing assistants with a buying power of more than $100 million annually and is a member of HOM’s executive leadership team.