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Surya Launches 35th Anniversary Celebration

Surya Launches 35th Anniversary Celebration

CALHOUN, Ga. — Surya celebrates 35 years in business in 2011, and will host parties at all eight of the markets it exhibits at during the year, starting with the Atlanta International Area Rug Market and the Las Vegas Market this month. The kick-off party will be this Friday, Jan. 14, at the Ritz-Carlton GrandMore »

Winner of Kaleen’s Mini Cooper to be Chosen Jan. 15

Winner of Kaleen’s Mini Cooper to be Chosen Jan. 15

ATLANTA—There is still time for Kaleen’s retailers and dealers to enter the company’s Open for Business Sweepstakes, where one participant will win a red Mini Cooper convertible. Entries can be received up to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 15, which is when the drawing will take place from among hundreds of entries already submitted. HeldMore »

Momeni Plans Kick Off Party on January 13 for Atlanta Market

Momeni Plans Kick Off Party on January 13 for Atlanta Market

ATLANTA — Momeni will kick of the Atlanta International Area Rug Market with a party on the first day of the show, Thursday, Jan. 13, starting at 6 p.m. Held in the company’s AmericasMart showroom, #4-B-4, the event will include butlered hors d’oeuvres and cocktails, as well as a chance for attendees to see theMore »

Turner to Leave Martha Stewart Living CFO Post

Turner to Leave Martha Stewart Living CFO Post

NEW YORK—Kelli Turner, chief financial officer for Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia, will leave the company in the near future, according to the company. An MSLO statement said Turner will “join a private company in the near future,” although it did not specify which company. MSLO has also begun a search for a new chief financialMore »

AmericasMart Jumpstarts Home in 2011

AmericasMart Jumpstarts Home in 2011

ATLANTA—AmericasMart Building 1 marks its 50th anniversary with the premiere of 28 exhibitors and the introduction of 22 expanded showrooms, all set to open during the Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishing Market and the Atlanta International Area Rug Market this month. “For 50 years, Building 1, first known as the Merchandise Mart, has stoodMore »

Capel Rugs to Give Away Kindle E-Readers at Atlanta Market

Capel Rugs to Give Away Kindle E-Readers at Atlanta Market

ATLANTA—Capel Rugs will give away Amazon Kindle e-readers to customers who visit the company’s showroom, located on the sixth floor in #F2 of the Merchandise Mart, during the Atlanta International Area Rug Market. One winner will be drawn daily at 4 p.m. during the first three days of market. The e-readers are Wi-Fi accessible andMore »

Dallas Holiday & Home Expo Features Ford Mustang Giveaway

Dallas Holiday & Home Expo Features Ford Mustang Giveaway

DALLAS—One lucky buyer will win a 2011 Ford Mustang during the Dallas Holiday & Home Expo, Jan. 19-25, which is being given away by the Decorative & Holiday Association. To be eligible to win, participants must be registered buyers with the Dallas Market Center and visit 16 participating Decorative & Holiday Association members’ showrooms andMore »