Cheyenne Mountain Resort: Going Greener

architectural firm Ricca Newmark Design:

Surrounded by nature in a gateway city to the Rockies, the Cheyenne Mountain Resort offers guests natural beauty and plenty of fun while practicing eco-friendly initiatives.   Long before “buying green” in Colorado meant legalized marijuana, residents of the Centennial State have been interested in eco-friendly practices. As the state with the highest average elevation, Colorado […]

How to Increase Floor Traffic

How to Increase Floor Traffic

 Las Vegas Market seminar speaker Becky Tyre offers advice on bringing customers into your showroom all year long.    Before she signed on as senior trends editor for Gift Shop Magazine, Tyre worked for a major retailer and even operated her own successful retail store. As the writer of the Retail Details blog for swirlmarketing.com […]

Cohn Restaurant Group

Cohn Restaurant Group

About Cohn Restaurant Group For more than 33 years, David and Lesley Cohn have brought San Diego dining to a new level.  Beginning with one small diner in 1981, their company (Cohn Restaurant Group) now owns and operates approximately 25 restaurants within Southern California and Maui.   The couple is proud of their family-owned and […]

Vintanta Wine & Dine: The Sky’s the Limit

Rosemarie Allaire Lighting Design

With property in San Diego County at a premium, Cohn Restaurant Group positioned its 10,000-sq.-ft. Vintana Wine + Dine restaurant with 20,000 sq. ft. of outdoor terraces on top of a Lexus dealership.   The average American consumer is used to experiencing stand-alone car dealerships – a destination property typically comprised of a single large building […]

Restoration Hardware: Backen, Gillam & Kroeger Architects

SOURCE Award Winner Backen- Gillam-Kroeger

Originally the site of a historic Boston museum, this grand building is now retail giant Restoration Hardware’s flagship. The redesign won the Professional Commercial category for the 37th Annual SOURCE Awards last month at Lightfair.   In Los Angeles, you might expect the grand opening of a flagship store to attract celebrities or for the […]

ART Hosts Session on “The Changing Role of Sales Reps”

Accessories Resources Team Hosts Session during Atlanta Market

Accessory Resource Team, the creative home furnishings network, invites all home accents vendors, sales representatives, buyers, and industry suppliers to attend and participate in Industry Talks with Randy Eller of Eller Enterprises on Thursday, July 10 at 8:30 am, Building 1, 10th Floor – Meeting Room 10-01 during the Atlanta Market in AmericasMart. The subject […]

Dallas Market Center’s Best Visual Presentation Award Winners

Feiss-Monte Carlo Among Dallas Market Best Visual Presentation Award Winners

The summer market season got off to a strong start with the June 18-24 edition of the International Lighting Market, running concurrently with exhibitors in the decorative accessories, home decor, gifts, and gourmet food industry under the Total Home & Gift Market umbrella. The June show offered buyers 75 new and expanded showroom resources as […]

Universal Taps David Mendes as OEM Regional Sales Manager

Universal Lighting Technologies OEM NE Regional Sales Manager David Mendes

Nashville-based Universal Lighting Technologies has hired industry veteran David Mendes to its team as the new OEM Regional Sales Manager for the Northeast region of the United States. Mendes joins Universal with 14+ years of electrical industry experience including distribution and lighting services. Since graduating from Long Island University in 2007 with a degree in […]