Icon Honors Achievement Award Winner Announced
Home & Textiles Today Staff -- Home Textiles Today, July 25, 2013
ATLANTA - Hallmark Cards president and ceo Donald Hall Jr. has been named the recipient for the Icon Honors 2013 Lifetime Achievement Honor.
The award will be conferred at the Icon Honors awards ceremony on July 11 at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis. The gift and home industry ceremony was founded and is staged by Americas Mart Atlanta and is sponsored exclusively by the Gift & Home Trade Association and HTT parent company Progressive Business Media.
"Don Hall, Jr. and the Hallmark brand he leads are the very essence of American enterprise and ingenuity," said Jeffrey Portman Sr., president and ceo of Americas Mart Atlanta. "Over more than 100 years of innovation, Hallmark and the Hall family have helped to shape how our culture expresses itself across the great range of human emotion. Hallmark's contributions are inextricably linked to our lives."
At the 2013 ceremonies, the home and gift industry's best home and gift retailers, manufacturers, sales agents and service providers. Grammy-winning musician Peter Frampton will perform in an exclusive private engagement. The event will include dinner, cocktails and entertainment. Finalists for Icon Honors 2013 have been notified and the finalists and Honorees will be announced at the July 11 event.
For more details or to purchase tickets and tables, visit www.americasmarticonhonors.com.
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