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Ida Cohen, Co-Founder of Meyda Tiffany, Dies at 99

Ida Cohen, the co-founder of Meyda Tiffany, passed away at the age of 99 last week. In 1939, she married Meyer Cohen who passed away December 30, 2000. Meyda Tiffany was founded in 1974 when Ida…
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Nourison Appoints Southwest Hospitality Sales Manager

Nourison Appoints Southwest Hospitality Sales Manager

Nourison announced the appointment of Sue Hepler as Hospitality Sales Manager, Southwest for its hospitality business segment. Based in Dallas, Hepler’s responsibilities will include business…
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David Pamer to head up ELK Group as CEO

David Pamer Named CEO of ELK Group International

ELK Group International announced today that David Pamer has been named Chief Executive Officer. Pamer will be taking over the role of ELK’s long time CEO, Bradford Smith, who has been promoted to…

Hinkley Lighting Recognizes Outstanding Sales Representatives at National Sales Meeting

Hinkley Lighting recognized eight lighting agencies at its national sales meeting held prior to the January Lightovation event in Dallas, TX. Winners were awarded based on sales performance,…

HFI Names Jane McCormac-Raab President

Leading global fabric and home fashions manufacturer Home Furnishing International has named Jane McCormac-Raab to the position of President of Home Fashions International LLC, the company’s main U.S…

Treasure Garden Expands Independent Sales Representation Team

Treasure Garden today announced the addition of two new independent representatives joining its sales team. Chris Hemrick and Phil Spring of Carson Heath, Inc. will now represent the award-winning…
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Couples like Ben and Erin Napier go into business together and make it work.

The Heart of the Matter

Statistics suggest that entrepreneurial couples have a much higher rate of divorce than other married people. While the five successful couples profiled on these pages will say there are obviously…
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StyleCraft Appoints Brian McTasney as Chief Financial Officer

StyleCraft Home Collection is pleased to welcome Brian McTasney to serve as Chief Financial Officer. He replaces Joey Judd, who is retiring after 19 years with the company, and reports to Jimmy D.…
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Editor-in-Chief Diane Falvey

Diane Falvey Named Editor-in-Chief of Furniture, Lighting & Decor

Scranton Gillette Communications has announced that Diane Falvey has joined the Furniture, Lighting & Decor team as Editor-in-Chief. In her new role, Falvey will lead the editorial direction of…

The Lighting Design Center at Warshauer Electric Welcomes Brieanne Sulzer

The Lighting Design Center, a wholly owned subsidiary of Warshauer Electric Supply, a New Jersey-based electrical wholesaler, today announced that Brieanne Sulzer has joined the company as a Lighting…