City of Hope to honor Disa, O'Connor

July 2007
Furniture/Today;7/16/2007, Vol. 31 Issue 44, p1
Trade Publication
The article announces awards given to executives in the furniture industry in the United States, including the City of Hope's Spirit of Life Award to John Disa of Wickes Furniture and Kevin O'Connor of Samson Marketing.


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