Over 149 Years of Service to the Furniture Industry

 Furniture World Logo

Apollo Award Dinner Scheduled For September 14th

Furniture World News on

he International Casual Furnishings Association announced that it will honor the 2011 Apollo Award finalists at a gala dinner during the September 12-15 International Casual Furniture and Accessories Market.

The Wednesday, September 14 event will be held at The Field Museum in Chicago and is open to both members and non-members of ICFA. The evening begins with a 6:30 p.m. cocktail reception, followed by dinner at 7:30 p.m. The awards program will conclude at 9 p.m., after which guests may enjoy dancing and dessert, which will be served at stations around the event hall.

The Apollo Awards honor retail excellence in the outdoor furniture industry. The program also will include recognition of Robert D. Vanderminden Sr. of Telescope Casual Furniture, who will receive a Lifetime Achievement Award.  A fashion show of outdoor furniture fabrics, co-sponsored by Casual Living Magazine and industry fabric suppliers, will provide entertainment during the dinner.

Seating at the event is limited, and Friday, July 22 is the deadline for ordering tickets. Seats are $48 each or $480 for a table of 10 for ICFA members. The non-member price is $75 each or $750 for a table of 10.

For further information or a ticket order form, email Rhonda Craven at rcraven@ICFAnet.org.

Furniture World Magazine-Business solutions for furniture retailers