Pride Family Brands Marks Ribbon Cutting Ceremony and Pantone Design Exhibition Sponsorship

Ft. Lauderdale, FL – January 11, 2016 --

Online PR News – 11-January-2016 – Raleigh – On Wednesday, January 13, 2016, Pride Family Brands will officially mark the opening of its newest permanent showroom located in The Gardens of Atlanta's AmericasMart. The ribbon cutting ceremony, open to all show buyer attendees, will take place at 10:20 a.m. on the 10th floor of Building 2 in 10-A07. During the International Gift and Home Market, running January 12 - 19, 2016, Pride also will debut as a sponsor of the Pantone® Design Exhibition. Highlighting the 2016 Colors of the Year per the Pantone Color Institute, Pride Family Brands’ products will be incorporated into VIP designer vignettes within the market.
"We are excited to be exhibiting in Atlanta and especially as a part of The Gardens with its outdoor living designer focus," said Steve Lowsky, CEO, Pride Family Brands. "With the Pantone Exhibition, the Mart also has provided opportunities for us to highlight our products and catch the attention of buyers that may be experiencing Pride for the first time.” Pride Family Brands currently maintains permanent showrooms within the Merchandise Mart in Chicago and the IHFC- Main building in High Point, NC.
"We are thrilled to add one of the top brands in the category when Pride Family Brands becomes a part of the family in The Gardens® in January,” said Jill Ford, Vice President Leasing, Living, The Gardens and Casual Furniture. “The collections offered by Pride Family Brands exemplify the artistry of custom designed casual furniture. We can’t wait to share their luxury and craftsmanship with our buyers.”
As a sponsor of the Pantone® Design Exhibition, Pride Family Brands’ products will be used by leading designers in vignettes featuring the new Colors of the Year and PANTONEVIEW® home+interiors 2016 color forecast. The vignettes will be open for viewing by designers and buyers throughout the eight day market and will feature Rose Quartz and Serenity, the 2016 Pantone® Colors of the Year. The work of designers including Robert Leleux, Shaun Smith, Jamie Durie, Heather Hogan Roberts, Janie Hirsch, Michael Habachy, Kristin Alber, Michel Boyd, Tami Ramsay and Krista Nye Schwartz of CLOTH & KIND will be featured within this trend-setting program.
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