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Carrie Dillon
Carrie Dillon

ITA Promotes Carrie Dillon to Managing Director

Effective September 1, the International Textile Alliance (ITA) will begin its 2020-2021 fiscal year with the promotion of Carrie Dillon to the newly created position of Managing Director.  Dillon…
Christopher Guy
Christopher Guy Harrison has passed away at the age of 59.

Christopher Guy Harrison Passes

British luxury furniture designer Christopher Guy Harrison, who founded international furnishings brand Christopher Guy in 1993, has died after battling lung cancer since early 2019. Harrison grew…
Craig Starnes
Craig Starnes

Four Hands Names Craig Starnes Vice President of Logistics

Four Hands, global designer and wholesaler of trendsetting lifestyle home furnishings, has announced the creation of a new position within the company — Vice President of Logistics. Four Hands…
Tim Hart NY NOW Gift for Life
Tim Hart is the newest board member of Gift for Life

Gift for Life Adds NY NOW's Tim Hart to Board

Gift for Life, the gift, stationery and home decor industries’ sole national charitable organization, announced today that Tim Hart of Emerald Expositions has joined its board of directors. Hart is…
SFC Brand Ambassadors named for 2020
Nine esteemed designers have been tapped as ambassadors for the Sustainable Furnishings Council.

Sustainable Furnishings Council Names Its 2020 SFC Brand Ambassadors

The Sustainable Furnishings Council (SFC) has named this year’s team of dedicated professionals to its annual SFC Ambassadors program, selected to advance the organization’s mission to promote…
Ed Logan
Ed Logan

Ed Logan Joins Crestview Collection

Industry veteran Ed Logan has joined Crestview Collection, and will serve in the newly-created position of National Sales Manager/Vice-President of Sales. Logan most recently spent a decade with…
Sharron Bradley and Mark Schumacher
Sharron Bradley and Mark Schumacher

Sharron Bradley Retiring as Home Furnishings Association CEO

Sharron Bradley, who led the merger of three furniture retailer associations into what is now the Home Furnishings Association, will retire next month. Executive Vice President Mark Schumacher will…

Dillon Parrish Joins Uttermost as Senior Designer

Uttermost, a manufacturer and wholesaler of home accessories and furniture, continues to build its Product Development team with the hiring of Dillon Parrish as Senior Designer. Parrish joins…
Malina Tabor Shayla Copas Interiors
Malina Tabor has joined Shayla Copas Interiors as Director of Marketing and PR.

Shayla Copas Interiors Announces New Marketing Director

National interior design firm Shayla Copas Interiors has tapped Malina Tabor as its new Director of Marketing & Public Relations. After a career in corporate marketing and editorial work, Tabor…

Former Sam Moore President John Boardman Dies at 91

John Boardman, who served as president of Sam Moore Furniture for 40 years, passed away on July 8, 2020 at the age of 91.  Boardman was a graduate of Washington and Lee University and served in the…