Tag Archives: Home Fashion Products Association

Blog: Grand Finale

Mark Grand

Yesterday was an occasion in which the textiles industry honored a person whose coming departure will make the business quite a bit poorer, and a lot less fun. Mark Grand, who will retire as of president of Peking Handicrafts at the end of this year, received the Carl Goldstein Lifetime Achievement Award from the HomeMore »

Last updated: November 14, 2014

Portico’s Zaroff to Keynote HFPA Meeting

Marci Zaroff

NEW YORK-Marci Zaroff, president of Portico Brands, will deliver the keynote presentation at the annual meeting of the Home Fashion Products Association on Nov. 13. Zaroff’s presentation is titled “Sustainable Style: Driving Fashion Forward in the 21st Century.” It will focus on how consumers are seeking products and brands “that speak to both value andMore »

Last updated: November 4, 2014

Grand to Receive HFPA Lifetime Achievement Award

Mark Grand

NEW YORK-Mark Grand, president of Peking Handicraft, will receive the Carl Goldstein Lifetime Achievement Award from the Home Fashion Products Association at its annual meeting on Nov. 13. The award, named for the late vice chairman of S. Lichtenberg & Co., recognizes Grand’s commitment and dedication to the HFPA, its board of directors and theMore »

Last updated: September 29, 2014

HFPA Sets 2017 Market Dates

HFPA

NEW YORK-The Home Fashion Products Association’s board of directors has approved the 2017 dates for the New York Home Fashions Market. The spring market will take place from March 27-30, 2017, while the fall market is scheduled for Sept. 11-14. This year’s fall market is slated for Sept. 15-18. The 2015 spring market is scheduledMore »

Last updated: June 26, 2014

HFPA to Hold Tribute to Goldstein

Carl Goldstein

NEW YORK-Carl Goldstein, vice chairman of S. Lichtenberg & Co., who passed away on Oct. 19, will be honored at the next annual meeting of the Home Fashion Products Association. Goldstein’s son, Scott, now president of Lichtenberg, will accept HFPA’s Lifetime Achievement Award on his father’s behalf. Goldstein worked for Lichtenberg from 1976 until hisMore »

Last updated: November 1, 2013

Carl Goldstein, S. Lichtenberg Vice Chairman, Passes

Carl Goldstein

NEW YORK-Carl Goldstein, vice chairman of S. Lichtenberg & Co. and one of the most recognizable executives in the window-treatment business for decades, has died. He was 71. Goldstein joined Lichtenberg in 1976 as senior vice president overseeing sales, a post he held until 2010 when he was named the company’s vice chairman. He alsoMore »

Last updated: October 21, 2013

HFPA to Honor Goldstein at Annual Meeting

Carl Goldstein

NEW YORK-The Home Fashion Products Association will present its Lifetime Achievement Award to Carl Goldstein, vice chairman of S. Lichtenberg and Co., at its annual meeting next month. Goldstein has been a member of the HFPA board of directors since 1971, when the trade group was called the Curtain & Drapery Association. An HFPA statementMore »

Last updated: October 14, 2013

HFPA Schedules Annual Meeting

HFPA

NEW YORK-The Home Fashion Products Association has set its annual meeting for Nov. 13 from 9-11 a.m. in the Buyer’s Lounge of 295 Fifth Ave., the showroom building here. During the meeting, Keith Sorgeloos, HFPA president and president and CEO of Home Source International, and Bob Leo, the association’s legal counsel, will report on theMore »

Last updated: September 20, 2013