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Nancy Barlar
Nancy Barlar joins the Dallas executive team, focused on new home and gift business.

Dallas Market Announces Executive for New Business

Industry veteran Nancy Barlar will join Dallas Market Center as Senior Executive Director of New Business, the company has announced. Barlar will be responsible for identifying and welcoming new gift…
Andy Bray
Andy Bray has been named CEO of Vanguard Furniture.

Vanguard Furniture Board Elects New CEO

Vanguard Furniture announced today that its board of directors has unanimously elected Andy Bray as the organization's next Chief Executive Officer. Andy Bray, who currently serves as President, will…
Dave Pamer
Dave Pamer has joined SKYX as President, Wholesale and Retail.

SKYX Names New President

SKYX Platforms Corp. (NASDAQ : SKYX) (d/b/a "Sky Technologies") SKYX, a technology company with more than 60 issued and pending patents globally with a mission to make homes and buildings become safe…
High Point by Design welcomes new Board members, Di-Ann Williams and Emily Mansfield.
High Point by Design welcomes new Board members, Di-Ann Williams and Emily Mansfield.

High Point x Design Announces New Board Members

High Point by Design welcomes new Board members, Di-Ann Williams and Emily Mansfield. They will serve as Secretary and Assistant Secretary respectively, replacing Stancil and Christen Wilson who held…
AHFA Hall of Fame inductees for 2023
L to R: Alexander Peykar, Erie J. Sauder and Jeffrey Seaman are being inducted into the Hall of Fame during October High Point Market.

AHFA Names 2023 Hall of Fame Inductees

Three influential industry leaders will be inducted into the American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame on Oct. 15 during High Point Market. Joining the current 131 members of the Hall of Fame are…
Alessandro Fabrini
Alessandro Fabrini has been named President of Caracole.

Caracole Names New President

Caracole, a design-forward casegoods and upholstery home furnishings brand, has announced that Alessandro Fabrini has been appointed as its new President, effective immediately. “I’m very excited to…
India Miller
India Miller has been promoted to VP of Creative for Hickory White and Sherrill Furniture.

Sherrill Furniture Names Vice President of Creative

American-made luxury upholstery and case goods resource Sherrill Furniture Company has promoted India Miller to the new role of Vice President of Creative for Hickory White, Sherrill Furniture and…
Theresa O'Dea
Theresa O'Dea joins Dallas Market Center as VP of Business Development, Design.

Dallas Market Center Appoints VP of Business Development, Design

Marketing veteran Theresa O’Dea has joined Dallas Market Center as Vice President of Business Development, Design, the company has announced. O’Dea is responsible for buyer delivery and the buyer…
Sarah Meller
Sarah Meller is the new CEO of Saatchi Art Group.

Saatchi Art Group Appoints New CEO

Saatchi Art Group has announced the appointment of Sarah Meller as Chief Executive Officer.  Meller comes to the role of CEO after having led brand and marketing strategy for Saatchi Art since 2018…

Park Hill Collection Appoints New President

Park Hill Collection is proud to announce the appointment of Randy Wells as President. Randy brings over 20 of leadership experience in the furniture and home furnishings industry to Park Hill…