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Global Furniture Brand Akiba Unveils First U.S. Showroom in Dania Beach

Dania Beach is now the home to the first U.S. showroom for Akiba as the brand works to strengthen its presence among North American design professionals. Located at 1941 Tigertail Blvd., the store represents the brand’s efforts to enhance its presence among North American design professionals. 

The showroom was designed by Akiba, with an area of 6500 square feet divided into various distinct spaces. The layout is intentionally designed for different exhibitions to showcase the versatility of Akiba’s products. Akiba’s collection features live-edge tables, contemporary indoor and outdoor furniture, and flooring and fixtures to reflect elegance, integrity, and sustainability. 

In addition to the new showroom, there will be a welcome customer area and a work area where clients can meet with their architect or interior designer. There is also a warehouse space where different slabs of wood are stored that the upfront showroom cannot accommodate. 

“Akiba is proud to be expanding our North American operations to include a U.S. location,” Gianni Sharrouf says, oversees the development of the company’s Akiba furniture brand. “This expansion establishes our company’s investment in the North American market to offer more sustainable options to consumers.” 

(Photo Credit: Renato Freitas)

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Drew Limsky joined Lifestyle Media Group in August 2020 as Editor-in-Chief of South Florida Business & Wealth. His first issue of SFBW, October 2020, heralded a reimagined structure, with new content categories and a slew of fresh visual themes. “As sort of a cross between Forbes and Robb Report, with a dash of GQ and Vogue,” Limsky says, “SFBW reflects South Florida’s increasingly sophisticated and dynamic business and cultural landscape.”

Limsky, an avid traveler, swimmer and film buff who holds a law degree and Ph.D. from New York University, likes to say, “I’m a doctor, but I can’t operate—except on your brand.” He wrote his dissertation on the nonfiction work of Joan Didion. Prior to that, Limsky received his B.A. in English, summa cum laude, from Emory University and earned his M.A. in literature at American University in connection with a Masters Scholar Award fellowship.

Limsky came to SFBW at the apex of a storied career in journalism and publishing that includes six previous lead editorial roles, including for some of the world’s best-known brands. He served as global editor-in-chief of Lexus magazine, founding editor-in-chief of custom lifestyle magazines for Cadillac and Holland America Line, and was the founding editor-in-chief of Modern Luxury Interiors South Florida. He also was the executive editor for B2B magazines for Acura and Honda Financial Services, and he served as travel editor for Conde Nast. Magazines under Limsky’s editorship have garnered more than 75 industry awards.

He has also written for many of the country’s top newspapers and magazines, including The New York Times, Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, Miami Herald, Boston Globe, USA Today, Worth, Robb Report, Afar, Time Out New York, National Geographic Traveler, Men’s Journal, Ritz-Carlton, Elite Traveler, Florida Design, Metropolis and Architectural Digest Mexico. His other clients have included Four Seasons, Acqualina Resort & Residences, Yahoo!, American Airlines, Wynn, Douglas Elliman and Corcoran. As an adjunct assistant professor, Limsky has taught journalism, film and creative writing at the City University of New York, Pace University, American University and other colleges.