OUR OWNER

Dewey V. Hudson

Owner & Operator

“I’ve never considered my work to be a job. The Joinery Company and my other companies are simply the result of my passion for beautiful wood. That beauty has been a driving force in me for as long as I can remember.”

Resume

GREEN COMPANY BUILDER: SALES AND MARKETING SPECIALIST

With comprehensive knowledge of:

Startup, Management, and Niche Product Development for Laminated Wood Products

Sales, Marketing, and Advertising Strategies

Creating, Managing and Marketing of Brands and Branded Products

Manufacturing and Manufacturing Systems for Laminated Wood Products

Wood Reclamation, Recycling, Dimensioning and Grading Techniques for all wood species

Color and Grain Matching Techniques for All Laminated Wood Products

Sourcing and Procurement for all Reclaimed and FSC wood species

How to develop sound, long term relationships with off shore contract manufacturers

EXECUTIVE HIGHLIGHTS

Reclaimed & Recycled the World’s Largest Post & Beam Complex   – The Sears & Roebuck Catalog Complex in Chicago, Illinois

@ 5,000,000 square feet of floorspace & 12,000,000 board feet of wood

https://thejoinerycompany.com/about-our-company/

Invented a color and grain matching technique for reclaimed wood products

The first person in the United States to create engineered flooring from reclaimed woods [United States Patent 5968625]

https://www.freepatentsonline.com/5968625.html

https://thejoinerycompany.com/patent/

Named NEER Entrepreneur of the Year for accomplishments in reclamation

http://www.RockyMountChamber.org

Web: The Joinery Co. (Antique Heart Pine), Heart Plank (Siberian Larch), Plankmaker  (Douglas Fir)

http://www.TheJoineryCo.com, http://www.HeartPlank.com, http://www.Plankmaker.com

CAREER DEVELOPMENT

Owner & Founder: The Joinery Co., Heart Plank, and Plankmaker

One of the founders of the Reclaimed Wood Flooring Industry

Created and developed all trademarks, brands, product lines and marketing strategies for all companies

Produced the first engineered flooring products from reclaimed species in the United States

Developed a patent for engineered wood floors as well as various innovative methods for recycling

Companies lead the reclaimed wood flooring industry

EDUCATION & OTHER QUALIFICATIONS

BA in Mathematics from East Carolina University in Greenville, NC (1971)

Extensive Independent study in contract manufacturing, importing, and exporting worldwide

Comprehensive Computer and Software Skills

Proficient in the design and development of unique catalogs and other marketing materials

Bilingual: English and Spanish

Extensive Travel in the USA, Europe, Asia and most Spanish speaking countries