Kichler to Host Seminars with Dross and "Extreme Makeover's" Sanders

[caption id="attachment_3682" align="alignleft" width="225"]Ed Sanders Ed Sanders[/caption]

DALLAS-Kichler will hold several seminars for attendees during the upcoming Dallas International Lighting Market in its showroom.

Ed Sanders, the designer/carpenter from "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition," will give two presentations on Friday, Jan. 21. The first, at 2 p.m., is called "Make it Personal: The Ultimate Customer Connection," where Sanders will discuss how to glean useful information from customers to help them make the right lighting decisions for their homes. At 5:30 p.m., the second seminar, titled "Make it Fun: Ed Sanders Shares His Personal Story," will contain behind-the-scenes stories of Sanders' television castmates and show tapings as well as his journey to success.

In addition, Jeff Dross, Kichler's newly minted director of education and industry trends, will present two discussions on 2011 lighting and home decor trends on Thursday, Jan. 20, at 2 p.m., and Saturday, Jan. 22, at 10 a.m.

HFN Staff | News & Commentary

HFN provides detailed information on the key home classifications: Housewares, Tabletop, Floor Covering & Rugs, Furniture, Home Textiles, Lighting, Home Decor, Mattresses & Bedding, Gifts, Major Appliances and Consumer Electronics as well as Business, Finance and Retail.

Videos

Current Issue

  • HFN May digital issue

    HFN's DIGITAL EDITION

    May 2017


    COVER STORY: HFN Turns 90

    We commemorate HFN's 90th anniversary by paying tribute to the iconic retailer and supplier brands--and the people--that have helped the industry flourish, then and now.


    ALSO IN THIS ISSUE:

    • Up & Coming Leaders - The home industry is in capable and visionary hands as this year’s 40 Under 40 list attests. Today’s young leaders span all disciplines and varied levels of operation.
    • Omnichannel Retailing - In the Mobile App World, Time is Money