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DMC: Dallas Market Center Fuels Local Economy

Dallas Market Center

DALLAS–The Dallas Market Center has a direct impact of more than $406 million on its local economy—with a full economic impact of Dallas Market activities equaling $1.2 billion, according to an independent research consultant study. Dallas Market Center, which announced the finding, said approximately 375,000 people visit its campus each year, including more than 75,000More »

Generation Brands Promotes Vollmer to Feiss-Monte Carlo President

Matt Vollmer

SKOKIE, Ill.–Generation Brands, the parent company for Feiss-Monte Carlo, LBL Lighting, Tech Lighting and Sea Gull Lighting, has promoted 14-year company veteran Matt Vollmer to president of Feiss-Monte Carlo, in addition to his current position as president of Sea Gull Lighting and Ambiance Lighting System brands. He replaces Maria Scutaro, who left the company thisMore »

HFN High Point, Tabletop Show Editorial Deadline: March 5

HFN

NEW YORK–HFN has started collecting new product information and high-resolution images for its editorial show coverage of both the High Point and tabletop markets in April. To be included, please send a brief product description, your company website and a hi-res image to us no later than Wednesday, March 5. Images (preferably jpegs, but weMore »

Dallas Market Center Wins ASID Designers’ Choice Award

Dallas Market Center Expands Gourmet, Handmade Opportunities

DALLAS–Dallas Market Center has been named the Best Business Services/Design Center at the second annual Designers’ Choice Awards, which is hosted by the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID). The awards honor the ASID’s industry partners who were voted by Dallas ASID members as the best in their categories. This is the second win forMore »

ELK Group Promotes Haste, Ashley

James Ashley

NESQUEHONING, Pa.–ELK Group International has promoted industry veteran John Haste to senior vice president of sales and marketing, where he will assume the management of the company’s hospitality division, ELK Hospitality, along with his current responsibilities. In addition, James Ashley has been promoted to the position of senior vice president and has also recently takenMore »

Dallas Market Attendance Gains

Dallas Housewares & Gourmet, Total Home & Gift Markets Open

DALLAS-Attendance at the recent Dallas Total Home & Gift Market increased across multiple categories and regions, according to a statement from Dallas Market Center. Cindy Morris, the market center’s chief operating officer, said the market recorded an overall attendance increase and that “hundreds of new and expanded exhibitors were unveiled. Buyers showed up early andMore »

Las Vegas Summer Market to Feature Interior Designer Camp

IMC

LAS VEGAS–International Market Centers will partner with the organizers of Interior Design Camp, a two-day seminar hosted by Celebrity Interior Designers Kelli Ellis and Lori Dennis, for the this Summer Las Vegas Market. Information and event registration about Interior Design Camp is now on-line at designcamp.com. Interior Design Camp, to be held July 29-31 atMore »