Furniture First members mingle in New Orleans
  • Sheane Hatch, left, Hatch Furniture, Yankton, S.D.; Bill Hartman, Stephanie Wirth and Ryan Felix, Furniture First, Harrisburg, Pa.
    Sheane Hatch, left, Hatch Furniture, Yankton, S.D.; Bill Hartman, Stephanie Wirth and Ryan Felix, Furniture First, Harrisburg, Pa.
  • Bob Tracy, Tracys, Anacortes, Wash.; Dave Harkness, Harkness Furniture, Tacoma, Wash.; and Clay Erickson, Erickson Furniture, Everett, Wash
    Bob Tracy, Tracys, Anacortes, Wash.; Dave Harkness, Harkness Furniture, Tacoma, Wash.; and Clay Erickson, Erickson Furniture, Everett, Wash
  • Ron Passaglia, left, Restonic; Sharon Deets and Ron Deets, Deets HomeStore, Norfolk, Neb
    Ron Passaglia, left, Restonic; Sharon Deets and Ron Deets, Deets HomeStore, Norfolk, Neb
  • Matt Steinhilber, left, Indiana Furniture, Valparaiso, Ind.; John Egger, Profitability Consulting Group; Ashley Miller, Indiana Furniture.
    Matt Steinhilber, left, Indiana Furniture, Valparaiso, Ind.; John Egger, Profitability Consulting Group; Ashley Miller, Indiana Furniture.
  • Scott Selden, left, and Vicky Selden, Selden’s Home Furnishings, Tacoma, Wash.; Larry Schneiderman and Jason Schneiderman, Schneiderman’s, Lakeville, Minn.
    Scott Selden, left, and Vicky Selden, Selden’s Home Furnishings, Tacoma, Wash.; Larry Schneiderman and Jason Schneiderman, Schneiderman’s,
  • Gail Komisar, left, Bilt Rite Furniture, Greenfield, Wis.; Deb Tatro, Rotmans, Worcester, Mass.; and Marty Komisar, Bilt Rite Furniture
    Gail Komisar, left, Bilt Rite Furniture, Greenfield, Wis.; Deb Tatro, Rotmans, Worcester, Mass.; and Marty Komisar, Bilt Rite Furniture
  • Bill Ream, left, Smith Village Home Furnishings, Jacobus, Pa.; Bev Waltman and Frank Waltman, Waltman Furniture, Chicora, Pa.
    Bill Ream, left, Smith Village Home Furnishings, Jacobus, Pa.; Bev Waltman and Frank Waltman, Waltman Furniture, Chicora, Pa.
  • Irizarry
    Sheane Hatch, left, Hatch Furniture, Yankton, S.D.; Bill Hartman, Stephanie Wirth and Ryan Felix, Furniture First, Harrisburg, Pa.
  • TUUCI
    Bob Tracy, Tracys, Anacortes, Wash.; Dave Harkness, Harkness Furniture, Tacoma, Wash.; and Clay Erickson, Erickson Furniture, Everett, Wash
  • Bercier
    Ron Passaglia, left, Restonic; Sharon Deets and Ron Deets, Deets HomeStore, Norfolk, Neb
  • Stansbury
    Matt Steinhilber, left, Indiana Furniture, Valparaiso, Ind.; John Egger, Profitability Consulting Group; Ashley Miller, Indiana Furniture.
  • Ryan Trainer, president of the International
    Scott Selden, left, and Vicky Selden, Selden’s Home Furnishings, Tacoma, Wash.; Larry Schneiderman and Jason Schneiderman, Schneiderman’s,
  • Furniture/Today’s David Perry
    Gail Komisar, left, Bilt Rite Furniture, Greenfield, Wis.; Deb Tatro, Rotmans, Worcester, Mass.; and Marty Komisar, Bilt Rite Furniture
  • Tronstein
    Bill Ream, left, Smith Village Home Furnishings, Jacobus, Pa.; Bev Waltman and Frank Waltman, Waltman Furniture, Chicora, Pa.
 
The Furniture First buying group drew a record crowd to its dealer symposium in New Orleans as its retailer members and supplier partners networked, discussed best practices and product promotions.
 
Posted: May 28, 2013