William "Skipper" Holliman
Director at BancorpSouth
Holliman is a co-founder of HomeStretch Furniture, a specialty manufacturer of reclining motion furniture employing more than 450 individuals. He graduated from Mississippi State University with a bachelor's degree in management and began his furniture career at Lane Furniture, where he acquired a broad range of knowledge about furniture manufacturing. He was employed with Lane Furniture for two decades and served in a variety of roles, such as inventory control manager, quality control manager, plant manager, vice president of corporate services, executive vice president of sales and marketing, executive vice president of international procurement, and president. Holliman also serves on various boards of directors, including North Mississippi Medical Center, North Mississippi Health Services and Faith Family Ministries. He is involved with numerous charities, including Habitat for Humanity and Nettleton Faith Food Pantry.