Apollo Award Finalists Named 2016

HIGH POINT, N.C. – The International Casual Furnishings Association announces the finalists for the 2016 Apollo Awards. The program recognizes retail excellence in the sales and marketing of outdoor furnishings.

Finalists must demonstrate outstanding accomplishments and a commitment to customer service. The ICFA membership voted via an online ballot for a winner in each of two categories. Finalists were honored and the winners announced at the ICFA Awards Gala on September 22 at The Field Museum during the Casual Market Chicago.

Single-Store Category Winner:
Village Green - Rockford, Illinois


  • Kolo Collection, Atlanta
  • Outdoor Elegance, LaVerne, Calif.
  • Patios Plus, Rancho Mirage, Calif.
  • Sunnyland Furniture, Dallas

Multi-Store Category Winner:
ABSCO Fireplace and Patio


  • Daylight Home, Lighting & Patio, San Luis Obispo, Calif.
  • Elegant Outdoor Living, Bonita Springs, Fla.
  • Great Gatherings, Annapolis, Md., and Gainesville, Va.
  • Outside in Style, Austin, Texas

The International Casual Furnishings Association, based in High Point, N.C., represents manufacturers, retailers, sales representatives and designers of outdoor furnishings plus suppliers to the industry.