LINCOLNSHIRE, IL - Wood & Wood Products magazine announced the 2011 Wood Industry Market Leaders. Interviews with Market Leaders will appear in WWP December 2011 print issue,

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WOOD100 Industry Leaders

Lary Skow
VP Sales & Marketing,
Northern Contours Inc.
John Wiley
President, Elipticon Wood Products Inc.
Leonard Morreale
CEO, A PerfectCloset & Cabinets Inc.

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mailing next week; and in the digital edition, available online next week as well.

The annual listing highlights movers and shakers in the secondary wood manufacturing markets who develop and implement strategies that places their firms on the leading edge of successful firms.

Market Leaders look for opportunities to grow production and profits for their companies, then go above and beyond, often establishing and reaching targets that help the wood manufacturing industry redefine the measures of success.

Roger Jones, VP Global Logistics, Century Furniture (residential)

Franco Bianchi, President & CEO of Haworth (contract furniture)

Eric Wolff, president & CEO, the Stow Co. (home organization systems)

Karen Strauss, president, Masco Cabinetry Group (residential cabinets)

Ron Wanek, chairman, Ashley Furniture (residential furniture)

Chris Watson, COO, Conestoga Wood Specialties (components/cabinets)

Jeff Pray, president/CEO, PIN (store fixtures/retail displays)

Mark Clemens, Vice President, Product Development, idX Corp. (store fixtures/retail displays)


Last Year's Market Leaders
Pictured top row, l to r:
Market Leaders: Jennifer Quinn Williams, Owner & President, St. Louis Closet Co.

Market Leaders: Steve Kincaid, President, Kincaid Furniture

Market Leaders: Jim Sherbert, CEO, Bush Industries

Market Leaders: Keith Atherholt, President, Lewis Lumber Products

Market Leaders: Steve Brewster, Director of Sustainability, Kimball Office

Pictured bottom row, l to r:

Market Leaders: Brian Walker, President & CEO, Herman Miller Inc.

Market Leaders: Greg Stoner, President, Masterbrand Cabinets

Market Leaders: Boe Young, VP of Manufacturing, Impressions Marketing Group

Market Leaders: Margaret Fisher, Director of Market Development, Lange Bros. Woodwork Co. Inc.

CLICK HERE to read about 2009's Woodworking Market Leaders

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