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2009 Kitchen/Bath Industry Show

Former Arkansas governor and presidential candidate Mike Huckabee delivered the K/BIS keynote.

NY Giants quarterback Eli Manning and his wife Abby accept a $10,000 donation to a birthing center at New York’s St. Vincent Hospital from Sears appliance president Doug Moore.

Sears appliance president Doug Moore takes on New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning in a charity football toss using the inside of a Kenmore washer as the target.

Michael Ahn, president/CEO of LG Electronics North America, demos the company’s enhanced front-load washer.

Haier Group’s Troy Mann demos a prototype dishwasher at K/BIS.

James Bakke, CEO of Sub-Zero/Wolf, was inducted into the Kitchen and Bath Hall of Fame by K/BIS producer NKBA.

Sears' supplier panel, from left, Bosch Sr. VP Gotard Von Hundt; Electrolux sales VP/Sears Jeff Jesina; GE GMM Robert Rogers; Betsy Owens, newly named VP/GM Kenmore; Samsung sales/marketing VP James Politeski; and Sears’ home appliance pres. Doug Moore

From left, Eastern Marketing president Marty Friedman with Scott King of Ferguson Enterprises and Bret Hadley, CEO of Lynx Professional Grills.