From Home Furnishing Business
Home Furnishings Business Taps Larry Thomas as Business Editor
Veteran journalist Larry Thomas, who has covered the home furnishings industry for more than 25 years, has been named business editor of Home Furnishings Business Magazine.
In his new position, Thomas will focus on business and financial news, and will write a variety of feature articles for the monthly magazine. He also will oversee the daily newsletter Home Furnishings Business Now, HFB's Designer Weekly newsletter, and write additional content for the website, www.HFBusiness.com.
"We are excited to have a respected journalist like Larry join the Home Furnishings Business team," said Bob George, Publisher and Editor In Chief. "His deep knowledge of the furniture industry and his passion to deliver information that will help retailers and manufacturers make better business decisions will be valuable assets as we move forward."
Previously, Thomas was a writer, editor and columnist at Furniture Today for nearly three decades. During his tenure there, he covered motion upholstery, leather upholstery, bedding, logistics, and business and financial news. Most recently, he was the publication's news editor, where he wrote and edited content for the digital and print editions.
A graduate of Ball State University, he began his journalism career as a reporter for the Evansville Courier, the morning newspaper in Evansville, Ind.
Thomas can be reached at LThomas@HFbusiness.com