PAVE gala helps interior wood design students
August 15, 2011 | 5:39 pm CDT
 PAVE was co-chaired by VP marketing
 Bill Goddu of Fleetwood Fixtures,
 Leesburg, PA (plant shown above).


-- Record-breaking attendance and sponsorships boosted proceeds at PAVE's 14th Annual Gala over the $110,000 mark. 

Planning and Visual Education Partnership encourages students to study in the field of retail design and planning and visual merchandising, key markets for the interior woodworking industry.

The PAVE gala drew over 500 influential retailers, designers, and industry suppliers such as  Macy's, Bloomingdale's, Ralph Lauren, Shopko, J. Crew, 7 For All Mankind, Diane von Furstenberg, d-ash design, Chute Gerdeman Retail, Callison, and TPG Architecture.

Linda Lombardi, vp global store design and visual merchandising for Godiva Chocolatier, and Bill Goddu, vp marketing for Fleetwood Fixtures were co-chairs of the event.>>

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