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David Grasse has joined Harounian Rugs International (HRI) as Managing Director. In his new role, Grasse’s prime responsibility is the development of new business with major national accounts.

Barclay Butera & Home Accents Today Panel | Portfolio by Nourison Meet & Greet: Leading floor covering and home accents manufacturer Nourison will host two events at the Nourison showroom during High Point Market. On Sunday join Nourison for an engaging Tea & Trends discussion panel with Barclay Butera and Home Accents Today Editor in Chief Susan Dickenson and Senior Fashion Editor Jane Dagmi. On Monday High Point Market attendees are invited to a Meet & Greet with the Portfolio by Nourison designers.

Which specialist carpet retailers and departments set good examples in the market? Who is especially courageous, creative and successful? At Domotex 2018 in Hanover, the world's largest trade fair for floorcoverings, Carpet XL honored exemplary achievements and concepts with the Carpet XL Star. Carpet XL, the international trade magazine for carpets, invited retailers to apply for the award in the summer of 2017, and applications were sent in from all over the world and from different trade company types. Prizes were awarded in six categories.

Attracting over 75,000 attendees across the entire business-to-business buying spectrum, High Point Market remains the go-to destination for buyers seeking a broad selection of household furnishings, including rugs and carpets.

Nourison has appointed Dipesh Haria as Creative Director for its Hospitality business segment. Haria will be responsible for development of brand positioning strategies to include design trend analysis, collections, product launches, marketing, media, trade shows and sales collateral. He will collaborate with the company’s design, marketing, sales management and product development teams to help increase market awareness for Nourison’s hospitality offering.