Awards

Cindy Morris, President and CEO of Dallas Market Center, presented the awards in a virtual ceremony on Facebook Live.
Cindy Morris, President and CEO of Dallas Market Center, presented the awards in a virtual ceremony on Facebook Live.

2020 Showroom of the Year Winners Announced

The 11th annual Showroom of the Year Awards were announced June 24 in a Facebook Live event on the Lightovation Facebook page. The ceremony, typically held as part of the summer Lightovation show in…
University of Sheffield
The University of Sheffield Concourse in England won an Award of Excellence.

IALD Announces 37th Annual International Lighting Design Award Winners

Luminaries of the lighting profession gathered online for the first time to honor the winners of the 37th Annual International Association of Lighting Designers (IALD) International Lighting Design…

Meet Our 2020 Showroom of the Year Finalists: $5 Million and Over

Meet our finalists in the Under $2 Million and $2 Million to $5 Million categories. Dulles Electric Supply - Sterling, VA Dulles Electric Supply; Sterling, VA The largest lighting showroom in…

Meet Our 2020 Showroom of the Year Finalists: $2M to $5M

Meet our finalists in the Under $2 Million and $5 Million and Over categories. Gross Electric - Toledo, OH Gross Electric; Toledo, OH Gross Electric’s current Toledo location has been serving…

Meet Our 2020 Showroom of the Year Finalists

Meet our finalists in the $2 Million to $5 Million and $5 Million and Over categories. The Showroom of the Year Awards, now in its 11th year, honors the best and brightest in lighting retail. These…

2020 Showroom of the Year Award Winners To Be Announced on Facebook Live

Winners of the 11th annual Showroom of the Year Awards will be announced Wednesday, June 24, 2020 at 5 p.m. EDT in an interactive Facebook Live event on Lightovation’s Facebook page. The awards…
AHFA 2020 Inductees
Top row from left: Irv Blumkin, CEO, Nebraska Furniture Mart; Robert G. Culp III, co-founder, former chairman and CEO, Culp, Inc.; Robert J. Maricich, chairman and CEO, International Market Centers. Bottom row from left: Allan H. Palecek, chairman and founder, PALECEK; Todd Wanek, CEO and President, Ashley Furniture Industries Inc. 

American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame Foundation Names 2020 Inductees

Five industry leaders will be inducted into the American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame on Saturday, Oct. 17 during the High Point Market. Joining the current 120 members of the Hall of Fame are Irv…

ICFA Creates Unsung Hero Award

The International Casual Furnishings Association is adding a new award recognizing outstanding customer service to its roster of honors at the annual Awards Gala. The Unsung Hero Award pays tribute…

HEARTS Awards Replaces Postponed 32nd Annual ARTS Awards

Dallas Market Center and ART, the creative home furnishings network, have announced the creation of The HEARTS Awards, a one-time special event to take place during the January Total Home & Gift…

Announcing... The 2020 Showroom of the Year Finalists!

Finalists for the 2020 Showroom of the Year Awards, honoring outstanding lighting retailers across North America, have been announced. The annual awards program, now celebrating its 11th year, is co-…