Members newly elected to serve three-year terms on the AHFA
Board of Directors include: Joe Johnston, Johnston Casuals; Bill Wittenberg, Klaussner; Kevin O'Conner, Samson Marketing; Steve Lehman, Smith Brothers of Berne; and Harvey Hollingsworth, The Natural Light.
The Summit was co-sponsored with AHFA
by Cargill's BiOH polyols.
In keeping with more than 100 years of service to members, the AHFA
continues efforts to provide access to a wide variety of group discounts that can help contain and/or drive down costs.
Providing access to insurance products is absolutely a 'must have' for us, and it was important that we found the right organization to not only provide us with quality products, but that is also highly professional, knowledgeable of our business and easy for our staff to work with," said Mike King, administrator for AHFA
Winner of the first SAGE Sustainability by Design award, co-sponsored by AHFA
and Cargill's BiOH polypols, was presented during the summit to Hickory (NC.
Kathwari, at the helm of Ethan Allen for almost 20 years, was also recognized "for his devotion to his family, his faith and his humanitarian pursuits," according to AHFA
In related news, the AHFA
awarded Robert Spilman 3r.
is dedicated to fostering the growth and global well-being of its member companies.
5, American Furniture Manufacturers Association became AHFA
, the American Home Furnishings Alliance, and opened membership to "any company that manufactures or imports home furnishings products for wholesale distribution.
Speakers: Tim Petersen, Leed AP, Door Division, VT Industries; Kevin O'Neill, Wellborn Cabinets; Dennis Creech, Southface Institute; Bill Perdue, AHFA
In 1999, AHFA
introduced an environmental management program for furniture manufacturers.
opposed this part of the measure and succeeded in having it removed from the final regulation.