Michael Delgaudio, a creative force at some of the greatest brands in the furniture industry and a veteran high-end visual merchandising executive, died suddenly on Nov. 10. He was 66.
Burt Aaronson, a former furniture executive, IHFRA member, and Palm Beach County Commissioner passed away on Oct. 25. He was 90 years old.
Spring Air International has announced that Elaine “Laine” Bates McNulty, one of its principal owners, has died. She was 48.
Terry Wayne Lail, owner of TWL Marketing and long-time associate of Agio, USA, passed away on Oct. 10 from injuries he sustained in an automobile accident in 2017. He was 66 years old.
40-year furniture industry veteran, Stan Tremewan, passed away on Sept. 30. Tremewan was a leader and mentor to dozens of manufacturer representatives over his career. He is remembered for the dignity and knowledge he brought to the profession.
Arto Olavi Szabó, long-time resident of Greenwich, Connecticut, and current resident of Sarasota, Florida, passed away on July 23. He was 83 years old.
Art Van Furniture paid tribute to the company’s late founder and chairman, Art Van Elslander, by unveiling a 50-foot by 50-foot banner in his honor at its warehouse and distribution center in Warren, Mich.