by Decorating Den |
February 8th, 2013 |
In The Press
Top Design Businesses in 2012
Easton, Md.— Decorating Den Interiors, North America’s largest home furnishings and interior design franchise company, named its Chairman’s Circle award winners for being the highest in sales in 2012.
“The Chairman’s Circle Awards are the first we announce each year,” says James S. Bugg, Sr., who has served as company chairman since 1984, and is a member of the International Franchise Association’s Hall of Fame. “We do not announce the exact rankings within the Chairman’s Circle until our annual conference in May, but we like to recognize the entire group as a wonderful way to start the New Year.”
“Our company’s wide-spread geographic presence is highlighted by these distinguished owners,” Bugg emphasized. “These top franchisesoperate in California, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Missouri, Pennsylvania, Texas, and Canada.”
Chairman’s Circle achievers were:
Barbara Elliott and Jennifer Ward Woods, owners of Decorating Den Interiors of Stone Mountain, Ga.
Anne Fawcett, owner of Decorating Den Interiors of Milton, Mass.
Maryann Fisher, owner of Decorating Den Interiors of Chambersburg, Pa.
Lisa Landry, owner of Decorating Den Interiors of Arlington, Texas
Bonnie Pressley, owner of Decorating Den Interiors of Fort Worth, Texas
Windy Pugh, owner of Decorating Den Interiors of Leesburg, Fla.
Catherine Pulcine, owner of Decorating Den Interiors of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
Nola Shivers, owner of Decorating Den Interiors of Springfield, Mo.
Jeanette Turk, owner of Decorating Den Interiors of Baton Rouge, La.
Tonie Vander Hulst, owner of Decorating Den Interiors of Redlands, Calif.
Judy Underwood and Cliff Welles, owner of Decorating Den Interiors of Bonita Springs, Fla.
Established in 1969, DDI is the largest home furnishing franchise business in North America. Each interior decorator has access to thousands of samples of designer window, wall, floor covering, furniture and accessory products, all brought directly to the each client’s home or office. Decorating Den’s experts are featured in interior decoratingmagazines, journals and books, such as “Decorating…the Professional Touch,” by Decorating Den’s Director of Design, Carol Donayre Bugg, ASID, DDCD.