Tyra Cunningham has been named president of Doug Mockett & Company, a worldwide supplier of furniture components. Doug Mockett, founder, made the announcement Jan. 6.
“Following our 40th anniversary last year, I am thrilled to start our fifth decade with the announcement of the new president of Doug Mockett and Company,” says Mockett.
Cunningham is a 20-year veteran of the company, beginning in 2000 as a customer service representative. After serving as assistant customer service manager for one year, she was named customer service manager in 2007 before accepting the general manager/vice president role in 2017.
After thanking Mockett for the opportunity, Cunningham said: “All of the words of encouragement and constructive criticism throughout the years have prepared me for this position. I look forward to my new duties and I assure you, I will not disappoint.”
A native of Los Angeles, and U.S. Army veteran, she has a BA in management and an MA in business administration with a specialization in management.