Bedroom Furniture Discounts (“BFD”), a leading retailer of home furniture and accessories, has been selected from over 100 companies to receive a substantial grant from the NYC Department of Small Business Services. BFD will utilize the funding by training its employees on its recently implemented Enterprise Resource Planning System, which encompasses a company-wide platform including financial, supply-side, human resources and treasury management.
Sara Shikhman, President of BFD, commented: “We are delighted to be honored by this prestigious NYC agency. This award will help train our team to utilize the power and efficiency of technology in order to provide excellent service to our customers and to our vendors.”
Joseph Capillo, BFD’s Sales Manager, added: “As our sales have grown by 150% over last year, additional training will enable us to continue providing the excellent service that we are known for. Having well-trained people enhances our working relationships with our customers, vendors and suppliers and makes our employees happier – it’s a win-win for all parties involved.”
The NYC Business Solutions Training Funds provide New York City employers with funding and support to develop the skills of their workers and promote career advancement for their employees.
About Bedroom Furniture Discounts:
Bedroom Furniture Discounts (“BFD”) is based in midtown Manhattan and has a retail showroom in New York. BFD is a leading retailer of home furniture and accessories and offers a large selection of items, excellent prices and free white glove delivery with every order. The Company’s mission is to make shopping for the home easy and rewarding. Websites under the BFD umbrella include: BedroomFurnitureDiscounts.com
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