Valdosta Badcock store owner recognized as HFA Emerging Star

Valdosta Badcock store owner recognized as HFA Emerging Star

VALDOSTA – Badcock Dwelling Home furniture congratulates Matt Pridemore for remaining named 2023 Rising Star by the HFA.


Matt Pridemore of Badcock Residence Furniture & additional retail chain headquartered in Valdosta, GA has been named the 2023 Rising Star by the Dwelling Furnishings Association (HFA). This award acknowledges and benefits exceptional emerging talent in the household furnishings field. It gives a platform to recognize, inspire, and aid the professional growth of the most effective-rising expertise in residence furnishings.

Matt was judged by a panel of industry specialists on 8 categories: Occupation overview, Worries, Aims and Aspirations, Industry Contribution, Organization Tradition, Social Obligation, Innovation, and Achievements.

In January of 2016, Matt purchased his very first Badcock Household furniture Shop in Douglas, GA., and quickly additional on suppliers all over South Georgia in Valdosta, Lake Park, Quitman, Baxley, and Glennville. Continuing to increase functions, Matt now owns 16 Household furniture retailers across 4 states in the southeast.

“I’m completely in excess of the moon to receive this award. To me, this demonstrates our group. The group has bought into the lifestyle that we are driving residence and developing just about every day. We have all labored tough to develop an astounding buyer practical experience. To know that the furnishings marketplace acknowledges our corporation as being a leader is extremely unique and incredibly significantly appreciated.”

Mark Schumacher, the CEO, of the Property Furnishings Affiliation, will be on hand to present the award to Matt Pridemore in an awards celebration on Thursday, February 23, at 11:00:00 am.

We invite you to come to assist us rejoice.

About W.S. Badcock Company
W.S. Badcock Company, a subsidiary of Franchise Team Inc. (NASDAQ: FRG), is a southeastern property furnishings enterprise headquartered in Mulberry, Fla. Launched in 1904, its branded Badcock Residence Household furniture &a lot more retail chain has grown to much more than 380 company and associate seller shops across 8 states. Badcock carries a total line of furnishings, appliances, bedding, electronics, house place of work furnishing, equipment and seasonal things when presenting payment plans for its customers. For additional information, take a look at

About Residence Furnishings Association
The House Furnishings Affiliation (HFA), with roots relationship back again to 1920, is North America’s greatest group devoted specifically to the needs and pursuits of residence furnishings shops, with a lot more than 1,400 members representing extra than 10,000 storefronts globally. HFA provides customers with systems, sources, expert services, and a unified voice in government relations by collaborating with house furnishings field suppliers, sellers, affiliate marketers, and other organizations. For more facts on the HFA stop by