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Emily Severson, Kimberley Wray, Thomas Smith, FurnitureDealer.net
FurnitureDealer.net adds Emily Severson, Kimberley Wray and Thomas Smith to its team.

FurnitureDealer.net Adds to Team to Expand Home Furnishings Supplier Focus

FurnitureDealer.Net has added three new members, including two industry professionals — Emily Severson and Kimberley Wray — to its team in an effort to expand its focus on home furnishings suppliers…
Brad Cates has been named CEO of Sarreid Ltd.
Brad Cates has been named CEO of Sarreid Ltd.

Brad Cates Named CEO of Sarreid Ltd.

Brad Cates has been named chief executive officer of Sarreid Ltd., following one year as chief operating officer of the company. Partners Alex Sarratt, Charles A. Hoffman Jr., and Charlie Mauze will…
 Sy Gerber
Sy Gerber

American Lighting Association Inducts Sy Gerber into Lighting Hall of Fame

The American Lighting Association (ALA) recognizes the newest ALA Lighting Hall of Fame inductee, Sy Gerber of GM Lighting. The honor became official during the ALA Virtual Symposium in September.…
ASID board of directors
Top row, left to right: Kerrie Kelly, Carolyn Ames Noble, Jennifer Kolstad, John Cialone, Ellen Fisher, Elizabeth Von Lehe. Bottom row, left to right: Ken Wilson, Margi Kaminski, David C. Euscher, Lisa M. Tucker, Patricia Dominguez

ASID Announces 2021 Board of Directors

The American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) has announced the members of its National Board of Directors for 2021. Consisting of 11 volunteer members with three officers (Chair, Chair-Elect,…
Klaussner Stacy Garcia
Stacy Garcia is launching the On Deck and Curvature collections with Klaussner at High Point Market this fall.

Klaussner to Debut Stacy Garcia Collections at High Point Market

Klaussner Home Furnishings has announced its latest product collaborations with designer and trend forecaster, Stacy Garcia, to debut at High Point Market in October 2020. The Curvature and On Deck…
Dorothy Belshaw and Scott Eckman have been promoted into new executive leadership roles.
Dorothy Belshaw and Scott Eckman have been promoted into new executive leadership roles.

IMC Announces New Organizational Structure for Leasing, Leadership Teams

International Market Centers (IMC) today announced a new organizational structure for its leasing and leadership teams, which more closely aligns permanent showroom and temporary tradeshow leasing…
Dave Bagnall and Mark Macioce, vice president
Dave Bagnall and Mark Macioce

Kichler Lighting Adds to Executive Leadership Team

Kichler Lighting LLC, a leader in lighting and ceiling fans, welcomed two additions to its executive leadership team. Effective immediately, the appointments include Dave Bagnall as Vice President of…
Anna Del Monte
Anna Del Monte

Mercana Names Anna Del Monte Director of Business Development & E-Commerce

Mercana Furniture and Decor, a manufacturer and wholesaler of home goods across North America, announced Anna Del Monte as its new Director of Business Development and E-Commerce. Del Monte is…
Tom Rowe
Tom Rowe

Tom Rowe Joins Dauer Manufacturing as National Sales Director

Dauer Manufacturing, a dominant wholesale supplier in the LED lighting industry, announced today that Tom Rowe, former Kichler executive, has joined the company as its new and first national sales…
patrick shelton
Patrick Shelton

Patrick Shelton Joins ITA Board of Directors

Patrick Shelton, Vice President of Sales with Valdese Weavers, has been elected to join the International Textile Alliance (ITA) Board of Directors.  “I am very excited to be adding another member…