Chartwell Partners is pleased to announce that Raymond Chacon has been appointed Vice President, Distribution & Logistics for The RoomPlace. Chacon joins The RoomPlace from furniture and housewear retailer Crate & Barrel, where he had most recently served as Director, Distribution for its Naperville, IL campus. Chacon brings to The RoomPlace 20 years of distribution, logistics, and operations experience in the retail furniture industry.
The RoomPlace is one of the largest furniture Retailers in the Chicago and Indianapolis area, with a history dating back more than 100 years. Known as Harlem Furniture for almost a century, The RoomPlace now operates more than 22 show rooms in Chicago and Indianapolis and maintains a 325,000 square foot Distribution Center in Woodridge, IL. The RoomPlace aims to make furniture shopping convenient and affordable, while providing quick delivery to its customers. The RoomPlace provides a quality product at a reasonable price, and offers a number of financing options for its customers.