The WMIA Board of Directors has appointed Jason Howell (WEINIG) as the newest member of the IWF Management Committee for the IWF Woodworking Fair. IWF is the largest woodworking fair in the western hemisphere and attracts attendees from more than 70 countries. Mr. Howell will one of three members of the Management Committee representing WMIA, together with three members from the WMMA.

WMIA and WMMA, in their joint venture partnership, continue to support the primary objective of the show: To provide long term insight, growth, new technology and continued education to companies engaged in the vital woodworking industry, through the International Woodworking Fair in Atlanta.

Mr. Howell will replace Richard Hannigan (HOLZ-HER), currently Chairman of IWF 2014 and the Management Committee, whose term expires in Jan 2015. Mr. Hannigan has served on the IWF Board of Directors since 2007.

About IWF - International Woodworking Fair®

The largest woodworking technology trade show in North America is held every other year at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, Ga., and is ranked among the largest trade shows in the world. Recognized around the world as the pre-eminent event for introducing and selling manufacturing equipment, supplies and innovative new technology, IWF attracts visitors from every level of the industry and over seventy countries and all 50 states. For more information about the International Woodworking Fair, go online to

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