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Fleming Martin is pleased to announce that Virco Manufacturing Corporation [NASDAQ: VIRC] has hired James Johnson as their new Senior Vice President of Marketing and Business Development.

Designing, producing and distributing high-value furniture for a diverse family of customers is a 64-year tradition at Virco. Though the company started as a local manufacturer of chairs and desks for Los Angeles-area schools, over the years, Virco has become the largest manufacturer and supplier of moveable educational furniture and equipment for the preschool through 12th grade market in the United States.

James brings to Virco over fourteen years of successful marketing leadership at companies such as Avery Dennison, one of the premier office products companies in the world, and Philip Morris. He earned his MBA from Arizona State University and his Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Oklahoma.

James has a strong classical marketing background proven success growing businesses, and looks forward to aiding Virco in their continued growth and development.


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Virco is the nation’s leading manufacturer and distributor of classroom education furniture. Their products have been a memorable fixture in K-12 schools throughout the country for over 60 years! Founded in 1950 by Julian Virtue, Virco has become synonymous with top-quality class chairs and desks which are proudly made in America in Virco’s manufacturing plants in Torrance, California and Conway, Arkansas.


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