HNI Corporation

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HNI Corporation
Traded as NYSEHNI
S&P 400 Component
Founded 1944; 74 years ago (1944) in Muscatine, Iowa, US
Headquarters Muscatine, Iowa, US
Key people
Stan A. Askren
(Chairman, President, & CEO)
Marshall H. Bridges
(Vice President & CFO)
Abbie J. Smith
(Lead Director)
Products Furniture & Fireplaces
Revenue Decrease US$ 2.20 billion (2016)
Decrease US$ 133.69 million (2016)
Decrease US$ 85.64 million (2016)
Total assets Increase US$ 1.33 billion (2016)
Total equity Increase US$ 501.01 million (2016)
Number of employees
~9,400 (2016)
Footnotes / references

HNI Corporation (formerly HON Industries) is the second-largest office furniture manufacturer in the world in regard to revenues resulting from office segment sales,[2][3][4] behind Steelcase. Its headquarters are in Muscatine, Iowa U.S.[5] HNI's brands include The HON Company, Allsteel, Gunlocke, Paoli, Maxon, HBF, Sagus, Heatilator, Heat & Glo, Harman, Quadra-Fire, Lamex and OFM, Inc.[5] The company was founded in 1944 by engineer C. Maxwell Stanley, advertising executive Clem Hanson, and industrial designer H. Wood Miller.[6]


Further reading[edit]

  • Soltow, James H.; Stanley, C. Maxwell (1991). The HON Story: A History of HON Industries, 1944-1985. Ames, Iowa: Iowa State University Press. ISBN 9780813806020. OCLC 22983369. 


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