Coviello, HTI Buying Group Founder, Passes
November 12, 2013,
ROCHESTER, N.H.-Robert Coviello, founder of HTI Buying Group based here, has died at 71, after an 11-month battle against pancreatic cancer.
Coviello founded HTI in 1998. The company offers independent kitchenware and tabletop retailers the opportunity to purchase products and programs from member vendors using a corporate discount plan. He was also the co-founder and partner of Gallery of Gifts and Kitchen Etc.
Funeral services will be at St. Mary's Church here on Nov. 15. Memorial donations in Coviello's memory can be made to the American Cancer Society.