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Bringing years of furniture experience to the table, our team of journalists and furniture insiders bring you the latest in furniture news. The latest products, trends and business news from the world of furniture can be found here at casualnewsnow.com.

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About Alex Milstein, Editor-In-Chief, Casual News Now

Milstein brings a strong understanding of not only the outdoor industry, but also the technology sector. For the past eight months, he has served as product editor for both Casual News Now and sister site Home News Now. Prior to that, he covered the casual industry as well as the interior design community as senior editor of Casual Living, Casual Living Today and Designers Today. Milstein also served as a content editor for Progressive Business Media and frequently contributed to Furniture Today. Milstein also is a contributor to The FAM-For All Things Mattress.

About Rick Harrison, Founding Publisher, Casual News Now

With nearly 25 years of experience in media, much of which has focused on the home category, Harrison brings a unique skill set and range of capabilities to any product.  With stints as publisher and in sales and product management at Furniture Today, Interiors Magazine, Kids Today and Casual Living, as well as founding publisher of InFurniture for Conde Nast, Harrison has a history of successfully developing products that are embraced by the home furnishings industry.  Harrison is owner of HCG Media, a full service provider of rich media ad technology, media buying, in-store digital display, brand management and premium content.

Harrison holds a BA from the University of North Carolina, as well as an MBA from the UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School.  He lives next to a trout stream with his wife and four children and is a very average Little League baseball and Pop Warner football coach.


Alex Milstein, Editor-In-Chief


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Rick Harrison, Founding Publisher

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