Join the Young Leaders Society on February 15th for Lunch with Leaders and hear from Karen Mendelsohn. Lunch with Leaders will take place at Mohawk's Light Lab, 431 S. Green Street, Dalton, GA. Lunch will be provided. Karen Mendelsohn is the Senior Vice President at Mohawk Industries. The program is from 12:00 noon - 1:00 p.m.
Marketing strategist Karen Mendelsohn serves as senior vice president of marketing at Mohawk Industries. In this position, Mendelsohn is responsible for the overall creation and implementation of marketing strategies to drive dynamic new growth across Mohawk’s North America Flooring businesses.
Mendelsohn stepped into her role as chief marketing leader of Mohawk North America Flooring in 2016 with a wealth of experience in corporate and operations planning, brand development and management and eBusiness strategy.
A 30-year veteran of the building products industry, Mendelsohn earned an MBA from Columbia University and spent more than 15 years in strategic sales and marketing leadership at Masco, a supplier of brand-name building products and services. Before that, she was vice president of marketing for 12 years at Delta Faucet Company.
Mendelsohn credits her professional accomplishments to her family support system as she considers it a fundamental part of her life. She considers her roles as a mother, wife, daughter and sister as the foundation on which her success has been built.
Mendelsohn is the 2014 City of Hope Spirit of Life Honoree, the hardware/homebuilding industry’s highest honor. She serves on the executive council of City of Hope, is on the board of directors of HomeAid America and is a founding board member of the Homebuilding Community Foundation.