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Jeremy Hoff, Hooker Furnishings
Jeremy Hoff has assumed the role of CEO for Hooker Furnishings this month.

Jeremy Hoff Assumes Hooker Furnishings Chief Executive Role

Jeremy Hoff has become the fourth Chief Executive Officer of Hooker Furnishings (HFC) in the company’s 97-year history. The position became effective February 1, 2021, upon the retirement of Paul B.…
Monique Honaman, International Market Centers
Monique Honaman has been named Chief Human Resources Officer at IMC.

International Market Centers Names Honaman to Top Human Resources Role

International Market Centers (IMC) has announced the hiring of Monique Honaman as Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO), joining IMC’s executive leadership team with responsibility for all aspects of…

Sustainable Furnishings Council Names New Board of Directors, Officers for 2021

The Sustainable Furnishings Council (SFC) has elected its incoming Board of Directors for 2021, which also serves as the Board of Sustainable Furnishings Education Fund, the nonprofit organization’s…

NRF Hires VP for Corporate Social Responsibility & Sustainability 

The National Retail Federation announced that it has hired Scot Case as vice president for corporate social responsibility (CSR) and sustainability. “Scot will lead the expansion of NRF’s CSR and…
American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame Board Members
Clockwise from top left: Caroline Hipple, David Gebhart, Martin Ploy, Scott Eckman and Tyson Hagale.

American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame Foundation Announces New Officers and Board Members

The Board of Directors of the American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame Foundation Inc. has elected new officers and board members for 2021, including the Foundation’s first female Board president.…
Mohammad "Kam" Ansari
Mohammad "Kam" Ansari

Moe's Home Collection Names First Chief Technology Office, VP of E-Commerce

Moe’s Home Collection, the North American retailer and wholesaler best known for its modern and contemporary furniture, lifestyle products and home decor, has announced that Mohammad "Kam" Ansari has…
Kris Yates and Bernie Guerin
Kris Yates and Bernie Guerin

Brown Jordan Inc. Names CFO, Chief Commercial Officer

Brown Jordan Inc. a U.S. designer, manufacturer and marketer of luxury home, outdoor and upscale contract furnishings, has named Bernie Guerin as Chief Financial Officer of Brown Jordan Inc. and Kris…

Home Furnishings Association Names 2021 Officers

The North American Home Furnishings Association (HFA) held its annual membership meeting Thursday, January 21. Usually, members would meet for breakfast at the January Las Vegas Furniture Market, but…
Mark Ross, Chelsea House
Mark Ross has been named Showroom Designer for Chelsea House, responsible for updating the company's showrooms.

Chelsea House Names Mark Ross Showroom Designer

Chelsea House has named Mark Ross as Showroom Designer. Ross will work with the team headed by Creative Director, Bradshaw Orrell. “We undertook an extensive search to find the right designer who …
Adam Glassman, O, the Oprah Magazine, Gift for Life
Adam Glassman has been named the 2021 Spokesperson for Gift for Life

Adam Glassman Named 2021 Gift for Life Spokesperson

Gift for Life, the gift and home industries' sole charitable organization, announces that Adam Glassman, Creative Director of O, The Oprah Magazine, will serve as its honorary chair and spokesperson…