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ART — The Creative Home Furnishings Network and the Interior Design Society (IDS) will host its first combined conference from May 18-21, 2017 at the FireSky Resort in Scottsdale, AZ. The conference will feature joint... read more
Amanda Foust, Generation Brands
Amanda Foust joins the Generation Brands team as its Director of National Accounts. In her role, Foust will secure corporate account specifications in retail, restaurant and hotel markets for the Generation Brands portfolio... read more
Mitchell Massey, Holtkoetter USA
Mitchell Massey, who currently serves as President of Blanche Field, will take over the day-to-day responsibility as President of Holtkoetter USA, due to current President Thomas J. Lillie leaving the company to... read more
Dallas Market Center, co-founder and producer of the ARTS Awards, along with ART — the Creative Home Furnishings Network, announced the judges for the 28th ARTS Awards. The judges select winners for 24 categories including:... read more
Littman Brands Contract, Mark Miller, Rachel Daus
Littman Brands Contract has hired two Regional Sales Specialists Rachel Daus and Mark Miller. “We are enthusiastic about having Rachel and Mark join our Littman Brands family," said Meghan Hanley, Director of Sales &... read more
Hinkley Lighting App
Hinkley Lighting launched a new iPad app aimed at homeowners, designers, architects and stylists. Users can browse an assortment of Hinkley products, style guides and how-to videos, along with the ability to locate their... read more
Jon Brody, Lighting Science, Senior Director of Sales
Jon Brody has been appointed as Lighting Science’s new Senior Director of Retail Sales. Prior to joining the company, Brody held senior positions at Binatone (a licensee of Motorola) and Jawbone. In his new role, Brody will... read more
The ALA Education Foundation raffle, which is typically held during the annual American Lighting Assn. (ALA) Conference, will be hosted online due to the cancellation of this year’s conference. The raffle is open to all ALA... read more
Lighting for Tomorrow, a competition that challenges manufacturers to develop residential lighting products that successfully incorporate advances in both design and energy-efficiency, announced its 2016 award winners via a... read more
Crystorama, Flood Relief for Baton Rouge
Many lighting retailers and employees were affected by the flooding that occurred in August 2016 in Baton Rouge, LA, and surrounding areas. Some were directly affected with showroom floodings or home floodings. Others felt... read more
Nora Lighting, Mary Cardenas, Andrew Rios
Nora Lighting expanded its customer service team with the appointment of Mary Cardenas as a Customer Service Rep and the promotion of Andrew Rios to Technical Support Associate. “Nora Lighting is delighted to bring these two... read more
Kichler, Jim Reginelli, Bruce Ziegler, Dennis Snyder
Kichler has announced new hires in four of its departments — marketing and brand management, operations, engineering and sales. Marketing and Brand Management Bruce Ziegler, Vice President of Marketing — In his new role,... read more
ARTS Awards Finalists 2016
Dallas Market Center (DMC) and ART — The Creative Home Furnishings Network announced the 28th annual ARTS Awards finalists. The ARTS Awards, presented each January during the Dallas Total Home & Gift Market, honor top... read more
Dan Ocasio, Nora Lighting
Dan Ocasio has been appointed the new Director of National Accounts at Nora Lighting. “Dan comes to Nora with more than 25 years of industry experience and a deep understanding of the needs and concerns of distributors and... read more
Häfele America Co.
Häfele America Co. is constructing new renovations and additions to its headquarters. “Our new building, with its sleek design and updated amenities, will be a dynamic addition to the community — for all who visit and work... read more
Frank Marrow Co.
The Frank Morrow Company was restructured in late November of 2015, and continues to produce its full line of decorative metal banding, trim, filigrees, as well as its full line of individual stamped leaves, rosettes, candle... read more
Expressions Home Gallery is hosting a grand opening event for its new kitchen and bath showroom on Thursday, September 22 from 6-9 p.m. in Austin, TX. Attendees can enjoy light refreshments, cocktails and giveaways as they... read more
Sherwin-Williams, 2017 Color of the Year, Poised Taupe
Sherwin-Williams announced Poised Taupe (SW 6039) as the 2017 Color of the Year. Poised Taupe signals a new direction in society’s ever-growing interest for neutrals that bring warm and cool tones together. “Poised Taupe... read more
Nora Lighting announced the appointment of six new sales agencies throughout the Western United States. Three rep firms will service commercial accounts and three will oversee commercial/showroom accounts. “Each of these... read more
During the month of October — National Breast Cancer Awareness Month — Golden Lighting will campaign to raise funds for breast cancer research. The lighting manufacturer has committed to donating five percent of all proceeds... read more

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