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Summer 2024 Market Pros Share Las Vegas Market Trends

Furniture World News Desk on 7/9/2024


Market Pros, a long-standing ANDMORE℠ influencer program, invites leading industry designers and trailblazers to share their favorite finds and market highlights in a series of social media takeovers during Las Vegas Market, July 28 – August 1, 2024, at World Market Center Las Vegas.

"Market Pros plays a crucial role in keeping market participants informed about the premier offerings at Las Vegas Market,” said Karen Olson, ANDMORE executive vice president and chief marketing officer. “Through the influence and expertise of these professionals, we easily introduce buyers to the latest trends and highlight products that capture attention.” 

Market Pros for the Summer 2024 Las Vegas Market are:

Theresa Butler is the owner and principal designer of Theresa Butler Interiors, a premier interior design firm known for blending traditional elegance with modern flair, infusing each space with a touch of whimsy. Butler’s interiors are meticulously curated to meet the practical needs of her clients and reflect her belief that true beauty lies in the harmony between form and function. Before fully immersing herself in interior design in 2020, Butler worked as a nurse anesthetist for over a decade. The pandemic ignited her desire to change careers and return to doing more of what she loves –– interior design. @theresabutlerinteriors

Lauren Lerner is the principal designer and founder of Living with Lolo, a top-rated design firm located in Scottsdale, Arizona. Lerner’s design approach looks different from most other firms’, as her focus is on how a space makes a person feel versus how it looks. Recognized as one of Arizona’s top 10 interior designers, Lerner works with a select group of clients nationally. Designer to many celebrities, athletes and busy executives, Lerner’s work has been featured in national publications for its unique style. @livingwithloloaz

Jennifer Luna is a passionate entrepreneur and the proud owner of a family of gift shops in the greater Tacoma area, including Paper Luxe, The Curious Bear Toy & Book Shop and The Kindship Studio. With locations in Fircrest and Gig Harbor, her shops are dedicated to celebrating family and friends through uniquely curated gifts and greeting cards. As a woman-owned and operated business, Luna emphasizes kindness and community, striving to create a welcoming atmosphere for all her customers. Her commitment to personal touch and local charm has earned her the Gift + Stationery 40 Under 40 award from Stationery Trends and Gift Shop Plus magazines, and she was named to Stationery Trends’ Editorial Board in 2021. @paperluxeshop

Jennifer Morton, CEO of the Association of Golf Merchandisers (AGM), brings over 30 years of expertise in marketing and golf retail to her role. At AGM, she leads initiatives to enhance networking and education in golf retail, fostering growth and innovation in the industry. With a history as a buyer, merchandiser and the driving force behind a successful multi-million-dollar e-commerce site, Morton is a business strategist and international speaker with a unique insight into identifying and capitalizing on market opportunities. Known for her engaging and informative speaking style, she is passionate about helping others enhance their communication and marketing strategies, thereby maximizing sales and profitability. Recognized as an industry expert, she specializes in retail, merchandising, e-commerce and digital marketing within the golf sector. @agm.golf

Veronica Sanders is the creative powerhouse behind Design with Veronica Sanders. With a flair for modern artisan design and a wealth of experience spanning residential, commercial, hospitality and set design, Sanders has established herself as an award-winning designer. Her journey began under a prominent New York designer's mentorship, where she contributed to notable projects like the Steve Harvey Show. Sanders’s expertise extends beyond design; she's a master of project management, seamlessly orchestrating everything from lavish greenroom designs for celebrity icons to restaurant revamps and TV makeovers. Sanders’s work and design expertise has been featured in Forbes, Business of Home and Designers Today. Currently, Sanders serves as the President of the ASID Texas Chapter, where she has made a significant impact by founding the organization's first Diversity in Design Small Business Grant. @designwithronnie

The Market Pros program at Las Vegas Market handpicks industry tastemakers to discover noteworthy trends and products at Market. This July, five designers, retailers and trend-spotters participate in social media takeovers and share their top picks from Market on the @LasVegasMarket and @LasVegasDesignCenterInstagram accounts and the @LVMarket and @LVDesignCenter Facebook pages.

More information about these five Market Pros, as well as their tips for maximizing Market, are available at LasVegasMarket.com/Market-Pros.

 


 

About Las Vegas Market 
Las Vegas Market is the leading home furnishings and gift market in the western U.S., presenting thousands of furniture, home décor and gift resources in an unrivaled market destination. Las Vegas Market’s diverse product offerings allow for cross-category commerce among these industries. The Summer 2024 Las Vegas Market is July 28 – August 1, 2024, at World Market Center Las Vegas. For information, visit LasVegasMarket.com.

About ANDMORE℠
 
ANDMORE, formerly International Market Centers, is an omnichannel wholesale marketmaker that fuels opportunities for wholesale buyers and sellers to connect, grow and prosper through physical markets, design centers and digital channels. The company owns and operates more than 20 million square feet of premium event and showroom space, hosting live events in Atlanta, High Point, N.C., Las Vegas and New York City. By pairing face-to-face events with always-on digital tools, ANDMORE provides truly omnichannel business platforms for its global wholesale customer base. For more information, visit ANDMORE.com.