Greg Roy, Furniture Brands VP, resigns

TUPELO – Greg Roy, who had worked with Lane Furniture since 1988, has resigned from parent company Furniture Brands International.

Roy announced his decision on Friday.

Roy was named Lane’s president in 2009 and held that post until late last year, when he was named Furniture Brands’ vice president of business development.

The move, announced last August, had Roy trade positions with Dan Masters, who had been FBI’s vice president of business development

Before being named Lane’s president in April 2009, Roy had been its executive vice president of sales and marketing.