Gary McCray Receives 2020 Lifetime Achievement Award


Gary McCray

The prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award is reserved for individuals who have made exemplary contributions to the casual furniture industry and to their individual communities. 

The 2020 honoree is Gary McCray, former president of Klaussner Outdoor and Lane Venture. The tireless manufacturing executive is known for creative talents that brought innovation to the category. His leadership of ICFA during two terms a decade apart helped launch several new initiatives that made the Association stronger. He spearheaded the first ICFA Educational Conference and renewed the ICFA board committee system, which collaborated to initiate a philanthropic relationship with the City of Hope.