City Furniture is a great place to work—and it's not simply because of our benefits or our focus on associates' development. It's because of the people. We are a family who looks out for each other, while working toward a common goal.
There is no better way to understand our culture than watching it in action. Check out our careers social media pages to see what we’re all about... From giveaways, training classes, and social events to planned and unplanned matching outfits, company updates, and more, you’re sure to get an inside peek at what makes us who we are.
At City Furniture, we value a culture of diversity. We provide a work environment where all associates feel welcomed, respected, engaged, and are given opportunities to grow both personally and professionally. We believe that our diverse team is what allows us to continue to innovate, grow, and expand our business.
We Hire Veterans
City Furniture is grateful for the military personnel and veterans who have given their time and made personal sacrifices to ensure our nation's safety and freedom. As a registered employer with the US Department of Veterans Affairs, we actively recruit and hire veterans because we value the integrity, passion, and leadership they bring to our team.
“Both in the Army and at City Furniture, teamwork and trust are a must. The ability to work alongside
others, as a team, and accomplish a mission is an incredible feeling.”
—Dave Clevenger, Managing Director of Fleet/DC Maintenance
—Former Army Staff Sergeant
City Furniture Values
Every day, we strive to create a work environment that represents our values, and provides our associates with the tools and resources to be successful. Walk into any of our showrooms, our distribution center, or corporate office and you will see these values in action.
Mutual Trust and Respect
Meet the Recruiting team
Jill Scarborough is a passionate mom, wife, church-goer, dog-lover and “Jack-of- All-Trades” Human Resource Professional. In her many years with City Furniture, Jill has seen it all (well, most of it), and she always has a great story to tell or another perspective that you can adopt to make life easier. Jill earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology, has been PHR Certified, has held numerous Leadership positions including Recruiting Manager, Associate Relations Manager, and Learning and Development Manager, and she is both a People First Certified Trainer, and Training Within Industry–Job Instruction (TWI JI) Certified Trainer.
Ayinde came to City Furniture with a very particular skill… that he will find you and you will be hired. ‘Investigative Recruiter’ was not an option when he attended school so he settled for a Master’s degree in Human Resources, and is now known as the department’s "Sourcer".
Ayinde has a great sense of humor and an amazing ability to connect with people from all walks of life. If you like cars, video games (Xbox or Playstation), or comic books, you're sure to have a great conversation with Ayinde.
Ayinde has a desire for recruiting and thoroughly enjoys working with his team, and has promised us at least another 25 years of his awesomeness.
Debbie Nichols is an avid Miami Heat fan who has a love for both shoe shopping and Pickleball. She started with City Furniture over 20 years ago in Sales. Over the years, she excelled in many departments such as Customer Service and Visual Display before discovering her true passion for Operations Recruiting.
Debbie takes extreme pride in finding the best candidates for the company. She establishes a rapport and connection with the associates that lasts. She believes that her recruiting experiences have not only enriched other people’s lives, but has enriched her own life in so many ways.
Nickey wakes up each morning with a big smile on her face, thankful to hear the sweet voice of her daughter saying, "good morning, Mommy". Besides being a proud parent and spending time with her family, she enjoys salt-water fishing, cooking, dancing, exploring different cultures, and researching design fashion blogs for the latest hairstyles, clothing, and decorating trends.
Her greatest achievement, by far, has been working for such an amazing organization and being fortunate enough to have co-workers she considers family. At a young age, Nickey knew she wanted a career that had an impact on a person's life and, as it happens, she has been fortunate enough to find her way to corporate recruiting, where she can connect candidates with their dream jobs.
Lexie is known for the enthusiasm and positive energy she brings to the team. Prior to joining the company, she earned her Bachelor’s degree in Communications from Florida Atlantic University in 2012. During her four years at FAU, Lexie cheered for the football and basketball teams each season, and she LOVES her FAU Owls! Shortly after graduating, she met the City Furniture team and accepted a position as a Sales Manager in Training.
During the first four years of her career, she excelled in sales and was quickly promoted into leadership roles. In January of 2017, she joined the HR team as the College Recruiting Manager and is now helping the company find great new leadership talent to manage our showrooms. She says that the best part of her job is to see the associates she hired excel in their careers and become successful managers.
Broderick arrived at City Furniture with six years of Recruiting experience and a Master’s Degree in Organizational Learning and Leadership. Specializing in "sourcing", Broderick takes great pride in discovering and converting passive candidates into City Furniture associates. Understanding the importance of a team environment, he comes to work each day with a passion that is infectious to the recruiters around him. Broderick gives unwavering support to his colleagues and will pitch in to help at a moment’s notice.
Outside of work, some of his interests include the Miami Dolphins, Miami Heat, and his Turbocharged Mustang!
Sasha Rodriguez joined the team with over 12 years of professional recruiting experience in South Florida and a passion for building relationships and placing people in new careers. She enjoys the hunt for great talent and is willing to go above and beyond to find that “perfect” candidate for each of her hiring managers.
She has two daughters and a husband and together they enjoy going to football games throughout the country. Unless the Patriots have just lost a game, Sasha is known to always have a smile on her face and she will always give you a friendly greeting in passing.
Dayana joined the City Furniture recruiting team in early 2018. Her extensive sourcing and recruiting skills have been such an asset to the team. Dayana graduated from Florida International University and obtained a Bachelor’s of Business Administration with a double major in Management and Human Resources.
Outside of work, Dayana enjoys traveling and experiencing new cultures, finding the best places to brunch with friends, crafting, and spending lots of quality time with her bundle of joy, her daughter Dahlia. Dayana’s diligence and strong interpersonal skills help her find the best talent for our City Furniture family. She’s thrilled to be part of such a stellar team and company!
Crystal is best known for her positive attitude, sense of humor, and her passion for helping others. She started at City Furniture over 13 years ago in our Customer Service department as a Customer Service Representative and worked her way up to a Customer Service Manager. Her experience in the US Army definitely prepared her for leadership roles at City Furniture. To continue her growth and passion for helping others, she jumped at the opportunity to join the recruiting team. Crystal makes it her priority to find the right guy or gal for the job. She really gets to know her candidate to ensure that she finds them the right fit.
“I used to think that it was cliché to say that our purpose is ‘to make the world a better place’, but I’d like to believe that I am making the candidate’s world better by helping them find a career!”
Rose graduated from FAU with a degree in Criminal Justice after learning early on in her career that her purpose in life was to help others. Following graduation she stumbled into a recruiting role where she found her true calling. She wants to make a difference in peoples’ lives and recruiting allows her to do it every day. After 5+ years of recruiting and human resources experience, she still loves every minute. She is a devoted daughter and mother of 2 fur babies. In her free time you can find her at the beach. She wears her heart on her sleeve and is always looking for ways to make her team smile.
Emil is originally from Venezuela, but moved to the US when he was 17 years old. With 2 Bachelor’s Degrees and over 6 years of staffing/recruiting experience, he brings to City Furniture a wealth of knowledge. When he’s not busy hiring the next “rock-star”, he can be found spending time with his family, drinking craft beer, and watching or playing soccer. He considers his decision to join City Furniture one of the best decisions of life and he’s adopted City Furniture’s purpose as his own: “enriching people’s lives and making the world a better place”. He hopes to be part of the City Furniture family for many years.
Bio coming soon
Jeff joined City Furniture in 2018 to support City Furniture’s growth into the Orlando market. He holds a Bachelor’s of Business Administration degree with a minor in Human Resources. Jeff has over 10 years of Recruiting and Human Resources experience in diverse industries. Outside of work, he enjoys spending time at the beach and traveling. He has also has two fur kids: Penelope the gorgeous Persian and Enzo the energetic Poodle puppy.
Sonja came to City Furniture with 12 years of experience in international recruiting. She feels blessed to be part of an organization that centers around family and allows her to express her Latin flare. Outside of recruiting, she is passionate about traveling, her marriage of 33 years, and her 4 wonderful children. Plus, she is head-over-heels in love with her 3 granddaughters.