Kevin Castellani named president of Sandow Media's Furniture/Today group
GDA Staff -- Casual Living, March 28, 2011
Sandow Media announced today that it has appointed Kevin Castellani as president of the leading home furnishings trade publication group, which includes Furniture/Today and Casual Living.
Since 1993, Castellani has worked with Furniture/Today's group of publications, operating out of its headquarters in North Carolina, adjacent to the High Point Market. Castellani, former vice president and publishing director of Furniture/Today, will continue to oversee six home furnishing publications, all in conjunction with Furniture/Today. These publications are uniquely designed to provide manufacturers and retailers with current business information and the latest style and design trends.
"This new role is an exciting opportunity and I'm grateful for the confidence and trust Sandow Media has placed in me," Castellani said.
In addition to the printed editions, Castellani will continue to also oversee the online editions for each title, which are updated daily and provide current news as well as opportunities for manufacturers and suppliers to reach their customers with immediate information.
"I am fortunate to be surrounded by what I believe are the best editorial and publishing teams in the business-to-business sector," Castellani said. "With their ongoing support, we will continue to grow by bringing our audiences must-have market intelligence and creative marketing solutions in print and online."
Adam I. Sandow, chairman and CEO of Sandow Media, said, "Sandow Media is thrilled to promote Castellani to his new position. Kevin will be defining the course that the Furniture/Today family of brands will take in the next several years. He is a true leader and expert in the industry and indisputably capable of surpassing the industry's expectations. We are very happy to have him accept this position and look forward to what he will accomplish for Furniture/Today."
Furniture/Today (furnituretoday.com) is a weekly publication for the retail furniture industry and provides its readers with business, fashion and statistical information for the home furnishings industry.
Furniture Today's group of publications includes Casual Living, Gift and Decorative Accessories, Home Accents Today, Home Textiles Today, Kids Today and Playthings.
Founded by Sandow in 2002, Sandow Media (sandowmedia.com) is a leader in building multichannel, vertically integrated luxury brands in print and online. The company's foundation is built on launching indispensable resources and creating influential consumer and trade publications, online properties and exclusive events. Sandow Media's flagship brands include the powerhouse beauty publication NewBeauty; Worth, the business and finance magazine for the ultra-affluent; Luxe Interiors + Design, the nation's largest network of luxury design magazines; Interior Design, the iconic publication serving the interior design industry; and Furniture Today's group of publications.
Sandow Media is the founder of AccessLab, an experiential and event marketing company, whose portfolio includes Gen Art, the beloved organization that engages consumer audiences and aligns brands organically with emerging talent in film, fashion, music and art. With more than 350 employees nationwide, and offices in New York, Florida, Los Angeles and North Carolina, Sandow Media produces over 300 publications annually.