The much-anticipated ARTS Award gala is often likened to our industry’s version of the Academy Awards®.
Scheduled for the Saturday night during January Dallas market, the annual event draws the “stars” of nearly every category in home furnishings.
|(L to R) Craftmade’s David Rauschuber with parents, Geri and Ed Rauschuber – owners of Passion Lighting.
|Geri Rauschuber, Lisa Neison-Smith, and Karen Johnson from Passion Lighting, nominated for best Lighting Showroom in the Midwest-Southwest.
|The Kleinberg family celebrates their double nomination: Crystorama in the Lighting Fixtures category and
the family-owned retail store Elements was nominated (and won) for best Lighting Showroom in the East.
|Dallas Market Center president and CEO Bill Windsor (left) and his wife Kathleen, with Harry and Cathy Gregoria of GDC Home.
|(L to R) Joe McKearn of Flambeau Lighting, Susan Wagner Carter, JoAnn and Michael Boyd, and Susan’s niece, Mary.
|The Uttermost Company president Mac Cooper and his wife, Inglath, stand proudly with their daughters –
who are the third generation of family members who already are market veterans.