ICFA Business Associate Award recipients David Heiman, Victoria Echols, Teresa Buelin and Chris Caldwell, all of Outdura.
Outdura, the upholstery material division of Sattler AG, acquired ICFA’s 2022 Business Associate Award on the Affiliation’s Instructional Convention on the Walt Disney World Swan in Orlando earlier this month.
The award is introduced yearly to an organization or particular person who has served on an ICFA board, council or committee and demonstrated a heightened stage of participation in advancing the group’s strategic plans and targets. Earlier recipients embody theMART, Sunbrella / Glen Raven and Richard Frinier Design Studio.
The fifth-generation, family-owned firm headquartered in Graz, Austria, has 145 years of historical past within the solution-dyed acrylic market. They specialise in manufacturing and advertising materials for outside furnishings together with awning, marine, transportation and industrial functions all through the world. The U.S. arm of the corporate is headquartered in Hudson, N.C., full with personnel liable for manufacturing, gross sales and advertising, company companies and distribution/logistics.
Outdura has been acknowledged because the winner within the Materials class of ICFA’s Design Excellence competitors in 2012, 2013, 2015 and 2016.
In 2021, Teresa Buelin, Enterprise Growth and Advertising and marketing Supervisor for Outdura, was a member of the ICFA Board of Administrators and served on the Govt Committee.
About The Worldwide Informal Furnishings Affiliation
The Worldwide Informal Furnishings Affiliation, primarily based in Excessive Level, N.C., represents producers, retailers, gross sales representatives and designers of outside furnishings plus suppliers to the trade.
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