Commerce, CA The Association of Woodworking & Furnishings Suppliers (AWFS) has installed its 2004 board of directors, the trade association announced.
The AWFS represents companies that supply the home furnishings industry, including kitchen and bath cabinet manufacturers.
Barry Howerton, of Leggett & Platt, will serve as AWFS
president. Elected to three-year terms as directors were: Kevin
Bedell, of Foamex; Steve Byers, of Louis & Co.; and Ase
Stornetta, of Ritter Mfg. Co. The AWFS' 2004 board also includes:
V.P. Skip Hem, of Royal Plywood Co.; Secretary/ Treasurer Joan
Kemp, of JK Enterprises; Past President Tom Orlando, of CTD
Machines; Richard Crouch, of California Woodworking Machinery; Wade
Gregory, of Sierra Pine Ltd.; Larry Hilchie, of Weinig Group;
Michael Lenvin, of Michael Lenvin & Associates; Jeff Oliverson,
of Mountain View Machinery; Jon Sanchez, of Hanes Industries;
Archie Thompson, of Kleiberit Adhesives USA; and Tony Varda, of
Giardiana Finishing Systems.