PRATT AND ASA PARTNER FOR APPRAISAL SEMINAR LED BY KERWICK
NEW YORK - The Pratt Institute and the American Society of Appraisers (ASA) have partnered to offer a seminar on Fine and Decorative Art. The certificate program is scheduled to run June 7 and 8, 2007. The seminars will be led by Sharon Kerwick, a well-known specialist in rug appraisals.
Crunching the Numbers: OBTAINING STATISTICAL DATA ON RUG INDUSTRY A BIG CHALLENGE
By Lissa Wyman
WASHINGTON, DC -- Obtaining statistical data on the rug industry is a multiple challenge. Not only is it difficult to get "hard" data, but getting a handle on the size of the business also requires a great deal of "soft" interpretation.
WORLD MARKET CENTER LISTS HOTEL LINEUP FOR SUMMER MARKET
LAS VEGAS - The World Market Center has listed 20 hotels offering special rates for attendees at this Summer's World Market, July 30 to Aug. 3, 2007. Prices range from $89 to $245 per night in the partner properties.
RUG AND FURNITURE PARTNERSHIPS RAISE LIFE-STYLE MERCHANDISING CONCEPTS TO NEW LEVELS
Donald Trump, chairman of Trump Enterprises and Amir Mireskandari, president of Miresco Decorative Rugs.
By Arthur Douglas Thayer
HIGH POINT -- The concept of life-style merchandising gathered new momentum at this Spring's High Point Market with an increase in the number of formalized partnerships between furniture and rug suppliers.
WEST WARWICK, RI -- Central Oriental has named David Moss, Dennis Weaver, Mike Garvey and Robert McCarthy to its team of sales professionals, according to Jim Thompson, vice president of sales and marketing.
RUG & HOME FOUNDATION DONATES $100,000 TO BENEFIT HOSPICE
At presentation ceremony: Rakesh Agarwal, ceo of Rug & Home; Dr. Janet Bull, director of medical services, Four Seasons Hospice; Dolly Agarwal, president of Rug & Home; Aanchal Agarwal, vice president of Rug & Home; Cherry Meier, ceo of Four Seasons Hospice, and Tina Gentry, vice president of development and community relations for Four Seasons Hospice.
HENDERSONVILLE, NC -- The Agarwal family and The Rug & Home Foundation have pledged $100,000 to establish the "Agarwal Family Endowment Fund for Palliative Care€VbCrLf for the Four Seasons Hospice here.