Valdese Weavers has relocated its High Point showroom from the sixth floor of Market Square Tower to 311 N. Hamilton St., and it is prepped to open the space next week during Showtime
Occupying the entire third floor of the building, the new space was originally set to host to several events during last April’s High Point Market and officially open in May during ITA Showtime, but plans for both were delayed by pandemic-related market cancellations. Now, after trial openings during the fall Premarket and High Point Market, Valdese Weavers is officially opening the space during the Nov. 15-18 Showtime with a small ribbon cutting ceremony.
“This is simply a very momentous decision for us,” said Mike Shelton, president and CEO of Valdese Weavers. “We have enjoyed a wonderful 30-year home at Market Square Tower, and I feel that we established an identity for Valdese Weavers on the sixth floor of Market Square Tower that allowed us to showcase, in the best possible way, our growing portfolio of brands.”
The company started out in Market Square Tower in 1990 with a single showroom space. As of last Showtime, Valdese