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Mary O’Keeffe Named AHFA Vice President of Membership

The American Home Furnishings Alliance (AHFA) announces Mary O’Keeffe has been promoted to Vice President of Membership. O’Keeffe began her tenure at AHFA in February 2015 as Director of Membership…

BrandJump Appoints Jolynn Wilkinson as Ecommerce Sales Manager

BrandJump, a leading e-commerce sales and marketing firm, announces a new role added to its management team, Ecommerce Sales Manager. Jolynn Wilkinson has been promoted to this new position and will…

Howard Elliott Names Stephen Becker Director of Sales

The Howard Elliott Collection, Inc, the Addison, IL based designer, manufacturer and importer of decorative mirrors, accessories, accent furniture, artwork and pillows, has named Stephen Becker as…

Lauren Rottet Honored With Three GOOD DESIGN Awards

Hall of Fame architect and interior designer Lauren Rottet, FAIA, FIIDA, has won three 2019 GOOD DESIGN Awards for innovative designs, including her Lyda sofa for Haworth, Fascio Collection of…

Surya Hires Industry Veteran Brandon Culpepper

Surya announced today the appointment of Brandon Culpepper as Senior Vice President of mass merchant sales. In this role, Culpepper will oversee the development and growth of the rug and home…

Kingsdown Names VP of Marketing and Branding

Kingsdown has turned to a fashion industry executive to synthesize its marketing and branding for its United States, Canada and Zedbed business units. Kevin Spencer has been appointed Vice President…

Designers Allen and James Tapped for Interiors Planning and Design of High Point Center For Child Wellness

Veteran designers Stephanie James and Patti Allen of High Point interior design firm, Allen and James Designs, have recently been tapped to undertake the complete design of the High Point Center for…
J. Harper Beall, Fairfield Chair
Former Fairfield Chair CEO, J. Harper Beall, passes.

Fairfield Chair Company's Former CEO, J. Harper Beall III, Passes Away

Former Fairfield Chair CEO J. Harper Beall III passed away on Dec. 13, 2019 at the age of 77. Beall suffered from Alzheimer’s Disease the last seven years of his life and died at home surrounded by…
Katie Reeves, Furniture, Lighting & Decor
Katie Reeves has joined Furniture, Lighting & Decor as Integrated Media Advisor.

Katie Reeves Joins Furniture, Lighting & Decor Sales Team

Effective immediately, Scranton Gillette Communications is pleased to announce that Katie Reeves has joined the Furniture, Lighting & Decor team as Integrated Media Advisor, responsible for print…
Jim Decker Hinkley
Jim Decker

Hinkley Appoints Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing

Hinkley, a designer and distributor of decorative lighting and ceiling fans, announced that Jim Decker has accepted the role of Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing, effective Dec. 9, 2019…