Read more about 2011 Inductee Bill Hinks’s story here.
The city of Cedar Falls and Cedar Falls Utilities will honor local businesses and organizations, as well as the Representative Citizen of the Year, at the city’s annual Business & Industry Appreciation Awards Luncheon at 11:30 a.m. April 26 at the Hilton Garden Inn.
Furniture Mart USA Inc. will receive the New Investor Award. Founded by Bill Hinks in 1977, Furniture Mart USA Inc. has grown from a single store operation in Sioux Falls, to a regional operation of over 40 stores across six Midwest States. Operating under three brand names including Unclaimed Freight, Furniture Mart, and Ashley HomeStores, the team has a dedicated customer focus and remains 100 percent family-owned and operated.