From Home Furnishing Business
Kim Wray Joins Steinreich Communications as SVP
2022 by Laurie Northington in Business Strategy, Industry
Steinreich Communications Group, Inc., an international public relations firm, has appointed Kimberley Wray, one of the most respected names in marketing and communications in the home furnishing industry, as senior vice president and leader of our home furnishings practice.
For the past 30 years, she has been both a leading journalist in the space as well as representing top brands on the public relations side of the aisle. For the past 12 years, she ran her own consultancy. Prior to that role, she was the vice president of marketing and communications for the High Point Market Authority and before that, served as vice president of marketing and communications for Connie Post Companies, the leading designer of home furnishings showrooms and retail stores.
As a journalist, she was the editorial director and furniture group editor of Fairchild Publications, which at the time owned publications like HFN and High Points Magazine. She was senior editor of Furniture, Lighting & Décor and Furniture Insights, and earlier in her career executive editor of Spotlight Magazine.
Wray is a co-founder of WithIT (Women in the Home Industries Today), a former board member of the Furniture Fellowship and a former board member of the International Society of Furniture Designers (ISFD).
“We are thrilled to welcome Kim to our team. She is one of the industry’s most effective and experienced marketing and communications professionals, who is already bringing terrific insight and value to our clients and people,” said President and CEO Stan Steinreich.
She resides in Eden, North Carolina with her family.