Andy Thornton, the design-savvy founder of contemporary furniture powerhouse La Difference in Richmond, Va., will be keynote speaker at this year's Pinnacle Awards Banquet during the High Point Market.
Buyers visiting the Hamilton-Wrenn design district showrooms for the fall High Point Market taking place October 14-18, will find an expanded roster of upscale product debuts.
Jardinico Caractère, CEO and designer, Bruno Vandeputte, will be on hand at the Treasure Garden/Shademaker showroom in the Chicago Merchandise Mart during the 2017 Casual Market Chicago, Sept. 12 – Sept 15. Vandeputte will provide insight and interviews on the commercial and residential shade product he designed.
In honor of his decades-long involvement in educating others in the discipline of lighting design, University of Kentucky Associate Professor of Interiors Joseph Rey-Barreau, AIA, IES, will be inducted into the American Lighting Association’s (ALA) Hall of Fame at their annual conference in September.
As part of the educational Keynote Series being presented at the upcoming October High Point market, Ashley and India Hicks, the son and daughter of legendary decorator David Hicks’ will be speaking about their father’s legacy.
The gift and home industries’ charitable organization Gift for Life will be honoring Trevor Cohen, president and CEO of Giftcraft, during their annual Party for Life in February 2018 at Stage 48 in New York City.
One year after breaking ground in Cherokee County, rug and home décor supplier Jaipur Living is ready to move into their new 180,000 square-foot Acworth, Ga headquarters and distribution center and has planned a ribbon-cutting celebration for Friday, Aug. 25 at 2 p.m.