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9/19/2022 - High Point Market

High Point Market Taps Pinterest Leadership for Sunday Keynote Event

HIGH POINT, N.C., Sept. 19, 2022 – The High Point Market Authority announces a second Keynote event for Fall 2022 High Point Market, on Sunday, October 23, at 3pm in the High Point Theatre.

From the Pinterest leadership team, speaker Jeremy Jankowski will be joined by Business of Home editor-in-chief Kaitlin Petersen to review the social media platform’s latest features. The discussion, “Building a Design Community on Pinterest,” will outline marketing strategies for the curated digital space, as well as tips for growing engagement with home and interior design-related content.

“Pinterest has over 434 million active monthly users, with 89 million of those utilizing the platform specifically for home and design content,“ says Tom Conley, president and CEO of the High Point Market Authority. “This represents a significant opportunity for professional creatives and brands within our industry.”

“High Point Market is committed to supporting business growth and education through events like this one,” adds Conley. “Healthy businesses equate to a healthy industry.”

Sponsored by Pinterest, the event is open to all registered High Point Market attendees.
This event follows the already-announced opening day keynote program featuring Justina Blakeney. Doors will open at 2:30 pm. Additional keynote event details may be found online at

About the High Point Market Authority
The High Point Market Authority,, is the official sponsor and organizer of High Point Market in High Point, N.C. Featuring an extensive selection of exhibitors spanning every category, style, and price point, and attracting tens of thousands of visitors from more than 100 countries twice each year, High Point Market is the driving force of the home furnishings industry. Find the High Point Market anywhere online, and follow on social media using the hashtag #hpmkt.


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