Manny Rodrigues, Senior Vice President, Human Capital
Manny leads our critically important Talent strategy. We invest in our greatest asset, our people, because our employees are the primary means for achieving our goals. Securing, retaining and maximizing top talent are the pillars to our talent strategy. With over 15 years of Human Resources experience, Manny brings a passion and skill to our leadership team.
Prior to joining Broad River Furniture, Manny led talent acquisition organizations at Liberty Mutual Insurance, Bank of America and Enterprise Rent A Car. A native of Rhode Island, Manny moved to Charlotte, NC in 2003 as a key member of the Johnson & Wales University team. As their Director of International Relations, Manny traveled to over 30 countries establishing relationship and educational partnerships with the University.
Manny received his undergraduate degree in International Business and Finance from Johnson & Wales University, Providence Campus. He studied Economics at the University of Milan, Italy and is multilingual. In 2009, Manny was inducted into the Johnson & Wales University, College of Business Hall of Fame for his success and leadership in the Human Resource field.
Manny and his wife Graylynn attend Church at Charlotte and have been happily married since 2008. They are proud parents of James and John Wells Rodrigues. Manny enjoys sports and reading. He is a fan of New England sports team, Chelsea FC and USA/Portugal National soccer teams.