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Hubbardton Forge New VP of Sales Andrew Knapp
Andrew Knapp will oversee commercial, trade and residential lighting sales.

Hubbardton Forge Appoints New VP of Sales

Luxury lighting company Hubbardton Forge has announced some changes in its sales  organization.  Effective November 23rd, Andrew Knapp has been appointed to the position of Vice President of Sales,…
Kim Golden
Kim Golden

Napa Home & Garden Promotes Kim Golden

Napa Home and Garden announced the promotion of Kim Golden to VP E-Commerce and Key Account Operations. Golden joined Napa Home & Garden in September of 2017 as Key Accounts Product Manager so…
Josh Hudson, Randy Tilinski and Jeremy Hoff
Left to right: Josh Hudson, Randy Tilinski, Jeremy Hoff

High Point Market Authority Adds 3 Members to Board of Directors

The High Point Market Authority has welcomed three new members to its board of directors, following a vote of approval at the most recent board meeting on Oct. 21, 2020. Two retailers join the ranks…
Nathen Bliss, Eurofase, National Sales Manager, Lighting
Nathen Bliss joins Eurofase as National Sales Manager.

Eurofase Names New National Sales Manager

Eurofase has announced the appointment of Nathen Bliss to the position of National Sales Manager.  Bliss comes to Eurofase with a wealth of sales experience, most recently having served as Director…
Emily Severson, Kimberley Wray, Thomas Smith, FurnitureDealer.net
FurnitureDealer.net adds Emily Severson, Kimberley Wray and Thomas Smith to its team.

FurnitureDealer.net Adds to Team to Expand Home Furnishings Supplier Focus

FurnitureDealer.Net has added three new members, including two industry professionals — Emily Severson and Kimberley Wray — to its team in an effort to expand its focus on home furnishings suppliers…
Brad Cates has been named CEO of Sarreid Ltd.
Brad Cates has been named CEO of Sarreid Ltd.

Brad Cates Named CEO of Sarreid Ltd.

Brad Cates has been named chief executive officer of Sarreid Ltd., following one year as chief operating officer of the company. Partners Alex Sarratt, Charles A. Hoffman Jr., and Charlie Mauze will…
 Sy Gerber
Sy Gerber

American Lighting Association Inducts Sy Gerber into Lighting Hall of Fame

The American Lighting Association (ALA) recognizes the newest ALA Lighting Hall of Fame inductee, Sy Gerber of GM Lighting. The honor became official during the ALA Virtual Symposium in September.…
ASID board of directors
Top row, left to right: Kerrie Kelly, Carolyn Ames Noble, Jennifer Kolstad, John Cialone, Ellen Fisher, Elizabeth Von Lehe. Bottom row, left to right: Ken Wilson, Margi Kaminski, David C. Euscher, Lisa M. Tucker, Patricia Dominguez

ASID Announces 2021 Board of Directors

The American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) has announced the members of its National Board of Directors for 2021. Consisting of 11 volunteer members with three officers (Chair, Chair-Elect,…
Klaussner Stacy Garcia
Stacy Garcia is launching the On Deck and Curvature collections with Klaussner at High Point Market this fall.

Klaussner to Debut Stacy Garcia Collections at High Point Market

Klaussner Home Furnishings has announced its latest product collaborations with designer and trend forecaster, Stacy Garcia, to debut at High Point Market in October 2020. The Curvature and On Deck…
Dorothy Belshaw and Scott Eckman have been promoted into new executive leadership roles.
Dorothy Belshaw and Scott Eckman have been promoted into new executive leadership roles.

IMC Announces New Organizational Structure for Leasing, Leadership Teams

International Market Centers (IMC) today announced a new organizational structure for its leasing and leadership teams, which more closely aligns permanent showroom and temporary tradeshow leasing…