City of Hope honors two

April 2006
Furniture/Today;4/24/2006, Vol. 30 Issue 33, p1
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The article reports that President and CEO Todd Wanek of Ashley Furniture Industries Inc. and Furniture Publisher Joe Carroll have been named as 2006 City of Hope Spirit of Life Award honorees in North Carolina. Wanek and Carroll have been leading an industry-wide fundraising campaign for the City of Hope Cancer Center. They have been honored for their contributions to the community and the industry.


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