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Elk Home Announces Promotions

Elk Home CEO Todd Webb announced Thursday the promotion of Lauren Heamon, Kerry Rader and Sophie Sallinger.  Lauren Heamon, formerly the National Sales Manager, has been promoted to Vice President…
Mark Wiltshire
Mark Wiltshire is the new President of Streamline Art.

Streamline Art Names New President

Streamline Art, a curator, importer, and manufacturer in the world of wall décor for more than 30 years, is excited to announce Mark Wiltshire as its newly appointed President. A seasoned leader in…
Crystal Bruns and Madison Bruns
Crystal and Madison Bruns.

Cozzia USA Announces Regional Director Promotions

Cozzia USA is proud to announce the promotion of Crystal Bruns to Regional Sales & Marketing Director – East Coast and Madison Bruns to Regional Sales & Marketing Director – West Coast for…
Suchi Reddy
Suchi Reddy is a leader in the emerging field of neuroaesthetics.

Keynote Named for Design, Art & Science Symposium

 A leader in the emerging field of neuroaesthetics, architect Suchi Reddy will deliver the inaugural Design, Art & Science Symposium keynote address during the event set for Friday, October 13,…
Heidi Dounouk and Aileen Beeson
Heidi Dounouk and Aileen Beeson have joined Furniture First.

Furniture First Adds to Staff

Furniture First has added two industry veterans to their staff: Heidi Dounouk in the role of Services Coordinator and Ailene Beeson as Lead Merchandising Director. Dounouk brings years of experience…
Jay Jerome
Jay Jerome is the new VP of Sales for Bellini Modern Living.

Bellini Names VP of Sales

Furniture manufacturer, Bellini Modern Living, has appointed industry veteran Jay Jerome as Vice President of Sales to oversee its network of sales representatives in North America.  Jerome comes to…
Randy Kovash, Danielle Long
Randy Kovash and Danielle Long have been named to leadership roles at Hooker's Pulaski Division.

Hooker Furnishings Names Sales, Merchandising Execs for Pulaski Division

Hooker Furnishings’ PRI and Pulaski Upholstery divisions have appointed two leadership positions for the upholstery brands. Randy Kovash has been named Vice President of Sales and Danielle Long has…
Angie Pfeifer, Adam Shapiro
Angie Pfeifer has been promoted to VP of Sales; Adam Shapiro has been hired as EVP of Finance for Mud Pie.

Mud Pie Announces Executive Appointments

Mud Pie has announced executive leadership changes, including Angie Pfeifer’s promotion to Vice President of Sales and  the hire of Adam Shapiro as Executive Vice President of Finance. These changes…
Hubbardton Forge Design Advisory Council members.
Hubbardton's new design Advisory Council (clockwise from top left): Christopher Todd, Shay Geyer, Tim Green, Joshua Smith and Jeanne Chung.

Hubbardton Forge Announces Designer Advisory Council

Hubbardton Forge, a luxury lighting manufacturer with over 230 employees based in Castleton, VT, has announced the launch of their Design Advisory Council. According to Andrew Knapp, the company’s…
Forbes Masters
Tavia Forbes and Monet Masters are Bernhardt's Designers in Residence, debuting at October High Point Market.

Bernhardt Names Forbes Masters as Designer in Residence Team

For its third iteration, Bernhardt’s iconic Designer in Residence program will feature a cutting-edge vision from the dynamic Forbes Masters duo ( at the High Point Market, Oct. 14-…