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Greg Goetcheus
Greg Goetcheus, Bew White and William White.

Gabriella White LLC Forms Advisory Board of Directors

Gabriella White, LLC, parent company to Summer Classics and Gabby, leaders in the outdoor and indoor furniture industry, announces the formation of an Advisory Board of Directors. Bew White, Founder…
Kellee Hollenback Hammond
Kellee Hollenback Hammond

Varaluz Names VP of Sales

Varaluz is thrilled to announce the hire of the Kellee Hollenback Hammond as VP of Sales. Hollenback joins Varaluz from 11 years at Hudson Valley Group and has many years of industry knowledge.…
Troy Hanson
Troy Hanson

Troy Hanson Joins Dallas Market Center

Dallas Market Center, the largest and most active open-daily design marketplace in the country, today announced that Troy Hanson has joined the company in the new position of senior leasing director…
Jim Anderson Four Hands
Jim Anderson

Four Hands Appoints Chief Technology Officer

Four Hands, a global designer and wholesaler of home furnishings, announced the appointment of Jim Anderson as its new Chief Technology Officer (CTO) to accelerate technological innovation and lead…
Myrtle Hayworth Barthmaier
Myrtle Hayworth Barthmaier will be inducted into the American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame as a Trailblazer.

American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame to Induct Myrtle Barthmaeir as a Trailblazer

Myrtle Hayworth Barthmaier, the President and Chairwoman for 27 years of Hayworth Industries will be inducted as a Trailblazer and will receive the industry’s highest honor as a member of the…
Neil Goldberg
Neil Goldberg

American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame Foundation Elects Neil Goldberg to Board of Directors

The American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame Foundation Inc. has elected Neil Goldberg to its Board of Directors. Goldberg is chairman and CEO of Raymour & Flanigan, the largest furniture retailer…
Leigha Lugo, Luxury Products Group
Leigha Lugo joins Luxury Products Group as Director of Marketing

Luxury Products Group Announces New Marketing Director

Luxury Products Group has announced that Leigha Lugo has been named Director of Marketing and will help build on LPG’s legacy of creating value for its members and suppliers. Lugo is the former…
Rachel Peace, Windward Design Group
Rachel Peace is the new CIO at Windward Design Group

Windward Design Group Names New Chief Information Officer

Windward Design Group announces its appointment of Rachel Peace to the position of Chief Information Officer of the family-owned outdoor furnishings company.  Daughter of company Founder and…


Summer Classics founder William Bew White III is this year’s recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award presented by the International Casual Furnishings Association. Founded in 2002, the annual…

New Jersey ASID Presents 2021 Design Excellence Awards

Entrants from the New Jersey Chapter of the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) into its annual Design Excellence Awards (DEA) learned the results of the competition at an action-packed …