Oct 18, 2022
WithIt Launches New Website in Line with Their Mission to Empower and Inspire Women in the Home Furnishings Industry
High Point, NC, October 2022 — WithIt, the women’s leadership development network for the home and furnishings industry, announces their new website: https://withit.org/
Designed with enhanced features and an easy-to-navigate interface, the new site introduces a modern look with improved functionality and dynamic tools that establish the website as a leading industry resource for education, events, career advancement, mentoring, scholarship and job search/postings.
The new site also includes:
- WithIt Career Center – a job posting and search tool that connects employers and talent.
- WithIt Events– complete listing of free and ticketed events for networking, mentoring, inspiration and education.
- WithIt Foundation Scholarships – WithIt’s foundation gives scholarships annually to students in majors related to the home and furnishings industry as well as to professional women in the industry pursuing continuing education.
- MyWithIt – WithIt’s member area offers over 50 videos/print articles educational courses, workshops and tools for members to advance their career skills plus a directory of members and a member discount program, mentoring and networking opportunities.
“We are delighted to share our new website with the industry and hope it will be a useful tool for information, connections and content for current and future WithIt members and sponsors,” says Renee Loper-Boyd, Vice President of Marketing for International Market Centers and 2022 President of WithIt.
Visitors of the new https://withit.org/ may also explore the “News” section of the website where they can access the latest home furnishings news, member spotlights and upcoming event opportunities. STORIS is the sponsor of the website which was also made possible through grants, fundraising and the volunteer members of the WithIt Board.
“STORIS is pleased to sponsor the new website experience from WithIt. At STORIS, we whole-heartedly believe in WithIt’s mission to support the professional development of women in the industry. Their reimagined website platform spotlights the resources and community engagement WithIt provides for the industry. We are proud to be aligned with this initiative,” said Kaitlin Surdoval Deane, Sr. Manager of Marketing for STORIS.
WithIt was formed in 1997 for women in the home and furnishings industries in order to support their multi-dimensional career paths. The non-profit network is based in North Carolina and supported by leading companies across the industry including their Vision and Platinum sponsors: International Market Centers, Furnitureland South, J.B. Hunt Final Mile, Myriad Software and Outward, Inc. WithIt’s purpose is to encourage and develop leadership, mentoring, education and networking opportunities for professional women in the home and furnishings industries. https://withit.org/