12.01.2016 - 15.01.2016 — Hall: 4.0 Stand: D 51C
Home Accent Fabrics is the collaborative effort of merchandiser and designer of textiles, Ronnie Gold and her husband, veteran textile executive, Lee Kabat. The new company, started in 2009, brings to the mar-ket place cohesive collections of well priced printed, woven and embroidered fabrics.
Ronnie Gold, formerly Vice President of Design for both Bloomcraft and textile giant Westpoint Stevens, has had a long honored career in that field. She is the recipient of many design awards including the Cotton Incorporated Textile Design Award, the Hometex De-sign Award for Excellence and eight Tommy Awards given by the American Printed fabrics Council for ex-perience in printed fabric design.
Lee Kabat was a corporate vice president of the deco-rative fabric converter, P/Kaufmann Inc. During his 30 year tenure he held numerous executive positions including presidency of three separate divisions. He has vast marketing and sourcing experience, both domestically and internationally. He is founder of the International Textile Market Association, the sponsor of the fabric exposition, Showtime.