Covington Industries Honors Marjorie Hoyne

Marjorie Hoyne was honored at a dinner party to commemorate her retirement as president of the
Spectrum Fabrics division of Covington Industries Inc., New York City.The private dinner party,
hosted by Abby Gilmore, president and CEO, Covington, was attended by Hoynes colleagues, family and
friends. Hoyne had been president and creative director of Spectrum Fabrics since 1994, when
Covington acquired the division. Although retiring from her presidential role, Hoyne will remain
with Spectrum as senior creative director of the Spectrum Designer Gallery, a collection of
higher-end, highly decorative fabrics. The first line will be introduced in September of this year.July 2001