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Rachel Long will be the Brand Leader for HD Expo and BDNY tradeshows.

Emerald's Design Group Appoints Brand Leaders

Emerald, the parent company of Hospitality Design (HD) and Boutique Design (BD), has announced the promotion of Keisha Byrd to Brand Leader of BDNY and BD’s portfolio of non-tradeshow events,…

Michael Bauer Joins the Feizy Rugs Team

Feizy Rugs welcomes Michael Bauer as the Director of Trade Relations. Michael was the Vice President of Design at Dallas Market Center for ten years and brings 20 plus years of experience in interior…
Larry Lauck as its president and chief executive officer.
Larry Lauck, ALA President and CEO.

ALA President and CEO Appointed

The American Lighting Association (ALA) has announced the appointment of Larry Lauck as its President and Chief Executive Officer. This announcement comes following the decision last fall by current…
Fairfield Virtual Design Challenge finalists
These seven designers will showcase their original designs in the Fairfield Virtual Design Challenge.

Fairfield Chair Announces Virtual Design Challenge Designer Lineup

Fairfield Chair, a leading provider of premium furnishings, upholstery, and casegoods, has unveiled the hand-picked all-star lineup of the top seven interior designers for its annual Virtual Design…
Chris Caldwell, Julie Tambert
Chris Caldwell and Julie Tambert now hold Sales Manager positions at Outdura.

Sattler Outdura Names Two Sales Managers

Sattler Outdura, a division of The Sattler Group, Austria, has announced that Chris Caldwell, current Product Manager for Outdura casual furniture and Sattler shade fabrics, has taken on the new…
Rene Romero Schuler
Romero Schuler has partnered with Relativity Textiles.

California Artist Partners with Relativity Textiles

Artist René Romero Schuler has announces a partnership with Relativity Textiles, aimed at extending her art-inspired collection of wallpapers and fabrics to homeowners and designers interested in…
Jeff Young, Markor
Jeff Young left his position as President, CEO of Jonathan Charles at the end of 2022.

Jonathan Charles Designs President Steps Down

After spending the last 14 years working in various positions with Markor International Home Furnishings, industry veteran Jeff Young left his most recent leadership role as President and CEO of…
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Louis Poulsen has named a new CEO for the U.S. and Canada.

Louis Poulsen Names New CEO for U.S. and Canada

Louis Poulsen is honored to announce the appointment of Carly Conelli as its new CEO for the United States and Canada. Conelli will lead the newly established Louis Poulsen head office in New York,…
Gabriel Duran
Gabriel Duran has been promoted to VP marketing at AICO.

AICO Names New VP of Marketing

AICO / Amini Innovation, Corp. has announced that Gabriel Duran has been promoted to the position of Vice President of Marketing. Duran has been a valuable member of the AICO Team over the past 19…
Elk Home CEO Todd Webb
Todd Webb has been promoted to CEO of Elk Home.

Elk Home Names New CEO

Elk Home has announced the appointment of Todd Webb as Chief Executive Officer. Webb was previously Chief Operating Officer of Elk Home, and his promotion to CEO is effective January 16th, following…