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Barkley Named Head of Amer’s Sales Team

Joe Barkley

ATLANTA–Amer Rugs has named Joe Barkley as vice president of sales and marketing, overseeing Amer‘s sales and marketing and the expansion of Amer’s growth into additional markets. He reports to Tanuj Gupta, president of Amer. A veteran industry executive with more than 30 years of experience, Barkley was most recently a senior partner at ProvisionsMore »

Blog: Worldly, Distressed Looks Proliferate in Atlanta

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ATLANTA–In Atlanta, plenty of new rug designs are distressed—a positive attribute in the rug category—as consumers love the worn, zero-pile look. Worldly influences such as tribal and plaids are also popular looks at the Atlanta International Area Rug Market, which ends tomorrow. Dynamic Rugs incorporated both a distressed and a tribal look in a newMore »

Updated Showrooms and New Market Club on Tap in Atlanta

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ATLANTA–Attendees at AmericasMart’s Atlanta International Area Rug Market next week will see both new and expanded showrooms, updated buyer amenities and design-driven educational programming. The strategic integration of the Home and Rug collections in AmericasMart Building 1 continues on Floors 3 through 6. On Floor 3, Oriental rug resource Neman International will have a newMore »

Kaleen to Debut Expanded Showroom in Atlanta

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ATLANTA–At next month’s Atlanta International Area Rug Market, Kaleen will unveil its newly expanded and renovated showroom. Located in 3-C-9 in AmericasMart’s Building 1, the showroom has increased from 3,500 square feet to 6,000 square feet. The company will have a ribbon cutting on Thursday, July 10, at 9 a.m. The Atlanta showroom will featureMore »

Rugs | High Point Highlights | April 2014

Foreign Accents

Saturated colors, exploded florals, distressed designs—it’s all part of the lineup of introductions at this month’s High Point Market.  Here’s a preview of what will be seen.—Andrea Lillo CLICK ON IMAGES TO ENLARGE

Las Vegas Market Opens

Las Vegas Market Opens Today

LAS VEGAS–The Las Vegas Market opens today, kicking off a new Sunday to Thursday schedule, along with thousands of product debuts and tons of educational and networking opportunities. Celebrity designer Monica Pedersen, always a much-seen face at the market, will be even more visible this time around with two new offerings—furniture at Abbyson Living (B-880)More »

Christie Returns to Kaleen

Grey Christie

DALTON, Ga.–Grey Christie has returned to Kaleen as regional vice president for the Atlanta region, where he reports to Blake Dennard, senior vice president. Christie was Kaleen’s regional vice president of the north region when he left early last year. In between he served as vice president of sales for Orian Rugs. Christie does notMore »

Horton and Booth Join Rizzy Home

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CALHOUN, Ga.–The sales agency team of David Horton and Chuck Booth have joined Rizzy Home as territory managers in Texas and Oklahoma. Both report to Kevin Welch, Rizzy’s national sales manager, and come to Rizzy Home with a long record of sales success, the company said. Previously, their positions have included sales and territory managementMore »