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2013 Press Releases

December 2013 listed as ‘Hot 100 Best Retail Website’ by Internet Retailer

November 2013 Ranked #11 Mid-Sized Top Workplace by Houston Chronicle Wins Elite ‘Best and Brightest Company to Work For’ 2013 Award

October 2013

Jay Steinfeld, CEO of, Named a Top 60 CEO in Social Media
Stay safer, stay cordless: Window Covering Safety Month at

September 2013 ranked #219 on Internet Retailer 2013 Top 500 Guide

August 2013

Summer Sweepstakes from Offers $5000 Cash to Lucky Winner!

June 2013 ranked #219 on Internet Retailer 2013 Top 500 Guide Launches Window Décor Pinterest Cash Giveaway with ‘Pin Week’’s Stephen Riddell Speaks On Call Center Coaching at Call Center Event 2013

May 2013

Summer Sweepstakes from Offers $5000 Cash To Lucky Winner Launches Window Décor Pinterest Cash Giveaway with ‘Pin Week’’s Stephen Riddell Speaks On Call Center Coaching at Call Center Event 2013

May 2013

Christine Ha, aka ‘The Blind Chef’, talks cooking and continuous improvement at office featured on national Call Center Site Tour 2013

April 2013 team presents at Frost & Sullivan customer service conference

March 2013 Sends Entire Workforce Home
Sean Graham to Speak About Call Center Coaching at Contact Center 2013

February 2013 Awarded Gold and Silver Stevie Awards for Service, Innovation and Leadership Presents Web Re-design and Social Media ROI Tips at eTail West 2013

January 2013 Wins Gold ‘Best Email List Growth Campaign’ Award from MarketingSherpa

2012 Press Releases

December 2012

'Pay Your Bills' $5000 Sweepstakes from

November 2012 Offers 7 Days of Thanksgiving Sale Savings!
Employee Culture Recognized by Houston Chronicle ‘Houston Top Workplaces’ Award

October 2012 Named Houston’s Top ‘Best and Brightest Company to Work For’
Augmented Reality Shopping App from Presented at Internet Retailer 2012

September 2012 Pinterest Strategy Featured in New Marketing Book launches 'The Window Shopper' App on Android

August 2012 Honored As '50 Most Engaged Workplaces' in the United States
Stephen Riddell to Speak on call center leaders at APOE Outsourcing Annual Summit
New Motorized Cellular Window Shade Promotes Child Safety and Convenience

July 2012 Ranked as a Largest Private Company by Houston Chronicle

June 2012 donates house full of blinds to wounded Marine veteran

May 2012

'The Window Shopper' Augmented Reality Shopping iPhone App from Updated

April 2012 Celebrates 'Poem In Your Pocket Day' With Window Poems and Fun's Stephen Riddell to Speak at Contact Center Conference 2012

March 2012 Named 'Healthiest Employer' by Houston Business Journal

2011 Press Releases

April 2011 Introduces Collegiate Roller Shades

February 2011

Laura Ashley Launches New Collection of Custom Designer Window Treatments

2010 Press Releases

July 2010 Launches Shade of Hope Community Service Project

2009 Press Releases

October 2009 Kicks Off 5th Annual Customer Appreciation Week is Getting a Complex, Moves into New, High-Tech Office

September 2009 Gives Customers a Discount on New Blinds for Recycling or Donating Old Ones Launches New How-To Video Showing Customers It's Easy to Measure, Buy Online, and Install Blinds Launches New How-To Video Showing Customers It's Easy to Measure, Buy Online, and Install Blinds

August 2009 Gives Free Cordless Screwdrivers to People Who Buy Window Treatments Gives Flowers to Customers Who Buy Window Treatments

June 2009

Decorative Window "Decals" Gain Popularity as Inexpensive Substitute to Stained and Etched Glass
New Eco-Friendly Blind Approved for Federal Tax Credit for Energy Efficiency

May 2009

New Bali Diffusion Glass Essence Blind Added to Energy-Efficiency Collection 2009 Trend Report Reveals Significant Changes in Product Choice and Buying Behavior the First to Launch Retro-Style, Faux Leather Blinds Online

2008 Press Releases

December 2008 Announces Top Two Insulating Window Treatments

November 2008

New Interactive Tool Guides Cost-Conscious Shoppers to Perfect Low-Cost Window Treatments

October 2008

Partners with the Houston Food Bank to Feed Displaced Hurricane Victims

2007 Press Releases

December 2007 Introduces Largest Selection of Eco-Friendly Blinds Available
The Thomas Kinkade Company Partners with for New Drapery Line
The Internet Retailer Top 500 Releases 2007 Guide, Features June 2007
For The First Time Ever, Internet Company Gives Away Free Blinds to Customers

2006 Press Releases

November 2006 Issues Holiday Report on Most Trendy Blinds and Shades, Including New Chic Designer Collection

March 2006

Natural Gas Price Increases Affect Costs of Popular Faux Wood Blinds

2005 Press Releases

September 2005

American Blinds Falling Behind Imported Options? A Look at the Numbers and the Reasons for Recent Trends

In the News

Business Week, August 2010

"The New Entrepreneur,"

White House blog, August 2010

"Another Step Towards Sustainable Recovery,", November 2009

"Window Into Web 3.0: CEO Jay Steinfeld"

Internet Retailer, October 2009

" reaches out to international customers with Bongo"

Internet Retailer, October 2009

"New animated video pulls up conversion rate at"

USA Today, May 2009

"CEOs tweet in news story reported completely on Twitter"

Restaurant Startup and Growth, August 2009

"It's More Than Just Window Dressing: How to Select Curtains and Blinds for Your Restaurant"

Better Homes and Gardens, June 2009

"20 Bright Ideas for Your Home"

Reuters, January 2009

"Cutting Cost, Not People"

Shoestring Magazine, December 2008

"The Good Life: Gifts of Comfort and Joy, Nesting Reigns"

MSNBC, December 2008

"Some Companies Won't Kill Holiday Parties"

Practical Ecommerce, November/December 2007

"No Fear for"

Houston Business Journal, Friday, April 13, 2007

"Click and Grow"

Entrepeneur Magazine, August 2006

"The Hot Zone"

Houston Chronicle, July 8, 2006

"Entrepeneur says he is sold on the merits of online retail"

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