WMC petition seeks lower rents

Thomas, Larry
February 2008
Furniture/Today;2/25/2008, Vol. 32 Issue 25, p34
Trade Publication
The article reports that Robert Weiss, president of home accents and accent table source Robert M. Weiss Presents, has sent an e-mail to dozens of World Market Center (WMC) exhibitors in Las Vegas, Nevada, asking them to sign a petition seeking lower rents from building management. The email also asks exhibitors if they are willing to help pay for a lawyer to help present their case to WMC officials.


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