The HON Company Introduces Mobil App for Furniture Sales Professionals
Ensuring total connectivity with its nationwide network of furniture dealers, The HON Company is launching what promises to be an indispensible digital tool, The HON Gallery Mobile App. This newly developed Apple iPad App makes access to the company’s latest product imagery, literature and videos, easier than ever.
Designtex President Tom Hamilton Retires
Designtex, a Steelcase company announced today that President and CEO Thomas Hamilton retired effective February 24, 2012. A career that spans 28 years, the last 18 as the company's president, Tom has been responsible for the global operations and business performance of the Designtex Group.
Showcasing Your “Specials” is Now Easy with 20-20 Visual Impression
20-20 Visual Impression now supports graphic “specials” making it easier to showcase creativity. Visual Impression visualization tool makes full 3D presentations possible by integrating with CAP Studio, Giza Studio, and Worksheet, 20-20 Technologies’ software solutions for office design.
ECi Announces Launch of ECiCloud for DDMS
ECi Software Solutions has announced their premier office solution, ECi DDMS, has moved to “the cloud” with the launch of ECiCloud for DDMS. The biggest advantage of a cloud application is ease of use; open a browser, log in and start using it. ECiCloud can be up and running much quicker than traditional systems and total cost of ownership is less than an onsite solution. In addition, the user does not have to worry with server maintenance or software uploads, as that is handled by DDMS.
AmpliVox Launches Enhanced Website
AmpliVox Sound Systems has unveiled a redesigned website to deliver a seamless, efficient online experience to its customers. The new site contains expanded image options of over 200 products offered by AmpliVox, along with a wealth of resources to assist with product selection.
Alan Morgenstern Joins @theOffice as Representative for N. California & N. Nevada
@theOffice, a manufacturer of workplace seating, is pleased to announce Alan Morgenstern as the representative for Northern California and Northern Nevada. Alan has over 40 years in the furniture industry where he is well respected in the commercial, healthcare, education and GSA markets.
Bretford Appoints Phil Cloutier to VP of Sales & Marketing
Bretford Manufacturing, Inc., has appointed Phil Cloutier to the newly created position of Vice President of Sales and Marketing. Cloutier is responsible for the development of Bretford’s North American and international market strategies, and for leading and mentoring Bretford’s customer-facing teams, including; sales, marketing, customer care, contracts, and special projects.
NeoCon Presents Must-See Keynote Speakers
Each year, NeoCon taps the brightest minds and industry innovators for its keynote presentations and this year’s show, to be held June 11-13 at Chicago’s famed Merchandise Mart, is no exception. Show organizers have lined up four incredible and informative keynote speakers including Richard M. Daley, former Mayor of the City of Chicago, Primo Orpilla, Principal of Studio O+A, Gary Lee, Principal of Gary Lee Partners, and Ian Schrager of Ian Schrager Company. Keynote programs are free to attend, open to trade professionals only, and merit 0.1 CEU credit.
CIFF in Guangzhou, China, Signs More Exhibitors for March Show
Guangzhou’s China International Furniture Fair, held each March and September, typically attracts more than 150,000 visitors for the indoor and office furniture segments.The upcoming show will take place March 18-21 at the China Import & Export Fair Complex in Guangzhou. It is held in conjunction with an outdoor furniture show, a home décor and accessories show, and a home textiles show. A second phase of the CIFF, for office furniture, woodworking machinery and raw materials, is set for March 27-30.
HON Adds to SmartLink Series
The HON Company has added seating to its SmartLink series of education furniture. The collection, which includes highly mobile task chairs and stools in 12 color choices, is designed with a modern approach to the classroom, both in style as well in performance. The complete group of lightweight desks together with seating can be reconfigured within minutes, transforming a space from traditional instructor-led layout to student discussion or collaborative project-based learning formations. The back and seat of the chairs feature an ultra-modern, contoured design that supports the way students move, allowing them to turn around, sit sideways, and stay comfortable and focused for longer periods of time. To learn more, visit www.HON.com.