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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…
Maria Mullen, Hubbardton Forge CEO
Maria Mullen has been named CEO of Hubbardton Forge

Maria Mullen Named CEO of Hubbardton Forge

Maria (Scutaro) Mullen, who was appointed President & COO of Hubbardton Forge on June 1, 2020, will now assume the role of CEO, with Bubba Sandford having completed his mission to assist the…
Jeb Bassett
Jeb Bassett

AHFA Announces 2021 Leadership

The American Home Furnishings Alliance (AHFA) announces John E. “Jeb” Bassett, Chief Operating Officer/Senior Vice President, Bassett Furniture Industries, Bassett, Va., will serve a second term as…
Roland Maddrey joins Sunpan
Roland Maddrey is the new Key Account Manager at Sunpan.

Sunpan Names Roland Maddrey Key Account Manager

Roland Maddrey has joined Sunpan as its new  Key Account Manager in High Point, NC.  As a seasoned sales executive with more than 35 years of experience in varying home furnishing categories,…
Pam Cain Chelsea House Wildwood Home
Pam Cain has been named President of Chelsea House following the retirement of the current President.

Pam Cain Elevated to President of Chelsea House

Chelsea House has tapped Pam Cain as President after the retirement of its longtime president Bill Cain (no relation). Bill Cain had led Chelsea House for more than two decades. His father Alvin…