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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…
Shayla Copas and Chelsea House product design partnership
Chelsea House will produce a full line of Shayla Copas home furnishings for April High Point Market.

Chelsea House Announces Partnership with Designer Shayla Copas

Product designer, author and style influencer, Shayla Copas and home décor manufacturer Chelsea House have announced a collaboration and licensing agreement for 2020.  The inaugural Shayla Copas for…

Contour Interior Design Welcomes Warren Knight as Global Brand Director

International and multi-award winning interior design firm, Contour Interior Design, has hired Warren Knight as the company’s Global Brand Director. Knight’s creativity and international experience…
Naomi Sperling
Naomi Sperling

Maxim Lighting Turns 50, Celebrates Family History

In light of its approaching 50th anniversary in 2020, Maxim Lighting is highlighting its family-owned company history. A true tale of the American Dream; Jacob Sperling, an immigrant who traveled to…

Former Manchester United Sleep Doctor Joins MLILY USA

Leading mattress manufacturer MLILY USA is partnering with the former sleep doctor to the world-renowned Manchester United soccer team to develop mattresses for better, healthier sleep and to serve…
Terry McNew
McNew brings nearly 40 years of operations, manufacturing and sales experience to Klaussner.

Terry McNew Named President and CEO of Klaussner

Klaussner Home Furnishings announced today that Terry McNew has been named CEO and will officially join the company on Nov. 11. McNew brings nearly 40 years of operations, manufacturing and sales…