Donahue of Safety Speed named IWF chairman for 2020
March 5, 2019 | 3:30 pm UTC

ATLANTA -- The International Woodworking Fair has announced the appointment of Brian Donahue, president of Safety Speed Manufacturing, as the 2020 IWF Chairman.

IWF 2020 will take place August 25-28, 2020 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, Georgia.

“As an exhibitor for many years and a member of the management committee I’m excited about the outlook for our industry in the coming years,” Donahue said. “IWF continues to be the leading showcase for trends, technology and innovation. IWF 2020 will be opening a day earlier to all attendees, Tuesday the 25th and the last day of the show will be Friday.”

“IWF will be expanding back to three buildings in 2020, plus added exhibits in the new concourse between halls B and C.  This will mark the first time we have occupied three buildings since the 2008 show.”

Registration to attend IWF 2020 will open in January 2020. See, or call 404-693-8333.

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