Irvine, Calif – Momentum Textiles & Wallcovering’s new aims to bolster the company’s long-standing commitment to innovation, sustainability, and collaboration.
Paul Cleary joins the supplier of contract textiles and wallcoverings as president and CEO. He most recently held the role of senior VP of healthcare at global flooring company Mohawk Group, where he worked for more than 15 years in various capacities.
He previously served as CEO & president at Twitchell Technical Products. Prior to his work at there, Cleary was president of hospitality at Tarkett Hospitality — a role he held following an earlier term as CEO at Lexmark Carpet, where he worked with H.I.G. Capital to lead the firm’s successful exit and secure the company’s acquisition by Tarkett.
“Paul brings years of leadership and skills to Momentum at a time when we are primed for growth,” said Meranee Phing, senior partner, The Riverside Company. “His proven ability to drive successful commercial growth strategies coupled with his unique industry knowledge will elevate Momentum to new heights.”