Items Tagged with 'Brian Walker'


Manufacturer appoints ex-furniture maker CEO to board

November 19, 2018
A local manufacturer has appointed the former CEO of a furniture maker in the region to its board of directors. Read More

College appoints ex-furniture maker CEO to board

October 22, 2018
A West Michigan business leader is joining the board of a college in the area. Read More

Privacy to headline 2018 NeoCon

West Michigan furniture makers to unveil products that solve trending problem.

June 1, 2018
Visitors to the 50th NeoCon will see West Michigan furniture makers unveil products designed to meet an increasing need for spaces that offer both privacy and collaboration. Read More

Talent tops furniture industry wish list

West Michigan’s commercial furniture makers aren’t sitting on their hands waiting for change.

April 20, 2018
Sit across from any furniture executive these days, and you’ll hear about new products, the internet of things and federal actions affecting business — but the talent gap will dominate the dialogue. Read More

Street Talk: Tariffs offset tax gains

Go with the flow.

April 20, 2018
West Michigan’s two largest furniture manufacturers are keeping an eye on the impact of steel tariffs on their bottom line. Read More

Furniture maker CEO retiring

February 6, 2018
The long-time CEO of a furniture maker in the region has announced he will retire this year. Read More

College to honor furniture maker CEO

September 26, 2017
The CEO of an office furniture maker has been selected as the recipient of an award for professional success and community service. Read More

But where can I put my picture of Fido?

Furniture makers design to balance nomadic workers, need for connection.

June 24, 2016
Choice has become a buzzword in the office furniture industry. Read More

Herman Miller takes a bite from Apple’s playbook

NYC retail store part of strategy to draw companies by wowing individuals.

June 24, 2016
This fall, Herman Miller Inc. of Zeeland will complete its move into its new New York City flagship location at 251 Park Avenue South in Gramercy by opening its first permanent North American retail store aimed at individual consumers. Read More

Universal Forest names furniture exec to board

February 2, 2015
Universal Forest Products has named a top furniture executive with a finance background to its board. Read More