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James Fleming, Camelot Consulting, Eichholtz
James Fleming will work with Eichholtz to develop the company's lighting, kitchen and bath retail channels

James Fleming Named to Lead Eichholtz Efforts in Lighting Retail Channels

James Fleming, CEO of Camelot Consulting Group, Asheville, NC, has announced an exclusive  agreement with European Design Leader, Eichholtz, to manage business development and sales management within…
Bienenstock Library Board of Directors, High Point
2021 Board of Directors: Clockwise, from L to R: Christi Spangle, Caroline Hipple, Nancy Fire, Leslie Newby, Elizabeth Scruggs and Sarah Stevenson.

Bienenstock Library Names Board of Directors Updates

The Bienenstock Furniture Library has announced updates to its board of directors effective this month, according to Executive Director Karla Jones. Among its ongoing initiatives as a furniture and…
Karen Brams, International Casual Furnishings Association
The ICFA has named Karen Brams as Chairman of its Retail Council

ICFA Names Karen Brams to Chair Retail Council

Karen Brams, President of Island Living & Patio in West Palm Beach, FL, is serving as the 2021 Chair of the International Casual Furnishings Association Retail Council following four years as a…
Jean Turriff
Jean Turriff

Eurofase Adds Jean Turriff to Management Team

Eurofase shared another recent addition to its management team, Jean Turriff, Business Development Manager, Commercial Lighting. Jean has spent most of her 20-plus year career in sales and management…
Currey & Company promotions
L to R: Jenny Heinzen York, Pamela Bailey and Kerrie Shay Curtis have been promoted at Currey & Company

Currey & Company Announces Promotions for Heinzen York, Bailey and Curtis

Currey & Company has announced three executive promotions, elevating Jenny Heinzen York and Pamela Bailey to Vice President of Marketing and Vice President of Product Development, respectively.…
Michael Van Derlofske
Michael Van Derlofske

Michael Van Derlofske Joins ELK Group International

ELK Group International (EGI) welcomes Michael Van Derlofske to the newly created position of Vice President Sales - Retail Business Development. In this position, Van Derlofske will oversee the…
WithIt WOW Awards
Top row: Tami Capriotti, Gail Doby, Madeline Brown, Meganne Wecker. Bottom row: Sydney Vigotov, Kimberly Ward

WithIt Announces 2020 WOW Award Recipients

WithIt, the women’s leadership development network for the home and furnishings industry, announces the recipients of the 2020 WOW Awards.  WithIt is proud of this year’s distinguished nominees. The…
John Iasiello, Riverside Furniture
Riverside Furniture has named John Iasiello President.

Riverside Furniture Promotes John Iasiello to President Post

Leading casegoods resource Riverside Furniture has promoted industry veteran John Iasiello to the position of President, the company announced. Iasiello has been with the company for three years,…
Al Bulak
Al Bulak

Al Bulak to Retire From IMAX Worldwide Home

Al Bulak, IMAX Worldwide Home CEO/President, is retiring from his role with the wholesale giant and industry leader he built along with co-founder, Berrin Bulak, from the ground up. In 1984, Al and…
Darrell Gardner
Darrell Gardner

Darrell Gardner Joins Napa Home & Garden as VP Creative

Napa Home and Garden has named Darrell Gardner as Vice President of Creative. Gardner will lead Napa’s creative teams in product design and development, showrooms and photography.  “Darrell brings…