Finkle to Speak at HFPA Annual Meeting

Janine Finkle

Janine Finkle

NEW YORK–Janine Finkle, vice president of market intelligence for Design Research Reports, will be the featured speaker at the annual membership meeting of the Home Fashion Products Association on Nov. 16.

Finkle’s topic will be “Macro-Trends Affecting the Home Furnishings Market: Tracking Consumer Attitudes and Behavior.” She is a veteran analyst of markets in home furnishings, home decor, housewares, luxury goods, bridal products, entertaining products and gifts.

The event, which will take place at the 7 W New York showroom building here, will begin at 9 a.m. with a continental breakfast and networking session. HFPA will then provide an association update at 9:30, and Finkle will make her presentation beginning at 10.

Finkle to Speak at HFPA Annual Meeting

Janine Finkle

Janine Finkle

NEW YORK—Janine Finkle, vice president of market intelligence for Design Research Reports, will be the featured speaker at the annual meeting of the Home Fashion Products Association.

Finkle has a background in home furnishings, home decor, housewares, luxury goods, bridal products, entertaining and gifts. Her experience is in tracking design and macro-societal trends tied to market statistics, from which she derives trends in consumer needs and desires.

The meeting is scheduled for Nov. 16 at the 7 W New York showroom building. It will begin with a continental breakfast/networking period from 9 to 9:30 a.m., followed by an association update from 9:30 to 10 and Finkle’s presentation from 10 to 11.