Although High Point Market is still a couple of months away, event leaders are working to stay ahead of the game.
At its quarterly meeting Thursday, the High Point Market Authority board discussed what is possibly the most important part of the market - funding.
Chairman Doug Bassett
and President Tom Conley
have and will make trips to Raleigh to educate new senators and representatives of the statewide importance of the High Point Market....
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Furniture Market Money
January 8, 2013
Local organizers and supporters of the High Point Market hope to continue funding this year through a critical financial artery that supports key aspects of the world's largest home furnishings trade show.
Furniture market backers already are making connections in Raleigh as the 2013 session of the N.C. General Assembly opens Wednesday at the State Legislative Building. For 10 years, the General Assembly has provided state appropriations to promote the High Point Market as an industry trade show destination and fund transportation services that shuttle visitors in and out of the market district each spring and fall.
High Point Reflections
From Home Furnishings Business
Samson Marketing CEO Kevin O’Connor’s tenure as chairman of the High Point Market Authority was a time that saw plenty