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Kari-Jo Koshes Named to Leadership Sarasota County

JMX Brands’ Customer Experience Team Assistant Manager Kari-Jo Koshes has been named one of this year’s members of Leadership Sarasota County. The four-year veteran of JMX Brands, the parent company of the largest online retailer of Amish furniture at www.dutchcrafters.com, was selected for the prestigious program for people interested in leadership and the welfare of the Sarasota community. Koshes, a graduate of the University of Central Florida and Columbia Southern University…

Interior photo of the DutchCrafters Amish Furniture showroom in Sarasota, FL.

JMX Brands Named a Business Observer Top 500 Company

JMX Brands, parent company of the largest online retailer of Amish furniture at www.dutchcrafters.com and eco-friendly home goods site www.ecofriendlydigs.com, has made the Business Observer Top 500 list for the fifth year in a row. Formerly the Gulf Coast 500, the annual list ranks the top 500 companies by revenue in the nine counties that form the area from Tampa to Naples. Founded in 2003 by CEO Jim Miller, JMX…

Linse and Jim Miller in front of DutchCrafters Showroom in Sarasota

JMX Brands Makes Inc. 5000 for Sixth Year

JMX Brands has been named to the Inc. 5000 list of fastest growing private companies for the fifth year in a row, and sixth time since first making the list in 2012. The parent company of the largest online retailer of Amish furniture at www.dutchcrafters.com and new eco-friendly furnishing, décor, and accessories site at www.ecofriendlydigs.com placed 4,106 this year. JMX Brands President and CEO Jim Miller credits the companies continued…

DutchCrafters Announces 2018 Scholarship Winners

DutchCrafters Amish Furniture is pleased to announce Urwa Hameed, Maly Sears and Tan Vu as the winners of its 2018 Heritage Scholarship. Selection criteria included grade point average, a statement of financial need, and a 750-word essay on how their heritage has shaped them and their aspirations. Urwa Hameed, Vernon, Conn., plans to attend Boston College to pursue a dual degree in political science and international relations on an advanced…

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Eugene Alexander Documentary is Selected for Two Film Festivals

The short documentary “Eugene Alexander: The Fashion of Eugene Stutzman” has been named an Official Selection of the Love Your Shorts and Sunscreen film festivals. Presented by DutchCrafters, a JMX Brands store and the largest online retailer of Amish furniture at www.dutchcrafters.com, the 15-minute film reveals the lasting impact of the couture dresses created by the fashion design team of Eugene Stutzman and Alexander Wallace in the 1980s and 1990s.…

DutchCrafters Accepting Scholarship Applications for 2018-19 Academic Year

DutchCrafters, one of the largest online retailers of Amish furniture at www.dutchcrafters.com, is accepting applications for the DutchCrafters Heritage Scholarship. Information about the scholarship can be found at https://www.dutchcrafters.com/heritage-scholarship. The deadline to apply is May 1, 2018. Every year since its establishment in 2012, three exceptional students who have been accepted to or are attending a four-year college or university have received $500 to assist with their educational costs. Along…

JMX Brands Promotes Debra Gingerich and Recognizes Her with President’s Award

Debra Gingerich has been promoted to director of marketing at JMX Brands, the largest online retailer of Amish furniture with its flagship website www.dutchcrafters.com. The first employee of the company after the founders, Gingerich worked as writer and communications manager for JMX Brands from 2004-2006 before returning in 2015. Gingerich’s promotion to director of marketing recognizes her leadership responsibilities in the company, including chairing the committee that rewrote the mission…

JMX Brands Staff Accountant Gwen Heaton Honored at Anniversary Party

JMX Brands, the parent company of the largest online retailer of Amish furniture at www.dutchcrafters.com, awarded Staff Accountant Gwen Heaton with the first annual Built to Last Award at the company’s 15th anniversary party. The award was presented by Vice President Linse Miller to Heaton in recognition of her work ethic, ability to evolve with the company and loyalty. The eight-year veteran of the organization has assisted in several roles…

JMX Brands Recognizes Robert Ata with Rookie of the Year Award

JMX Brands, the top online retailer of Amish Furniture at www.dutchcrafters.com, honored Digital Advertising Specialist Robert Ata as the first recipient of company’s Rookie of the Year award. Ata, who joined JMX Brands’ content, communications and marketing team in August 2017, became Adwords certified between his first and second interview, and quickly learned and grew the company’s Google and Bing advertising platforms for an average return on investment of 242…

From Left to Right: Multimedia Producer and Graphic Designer Jake Smucker and Director of Marketing Debra Gingerich holding the JMX Brands Service Award

JMX Brands Jake Smucker First Recipient of Company Service Award

JMX Brands, the largest online retailer of Amish furniture at www.dutchcrafters.com, recently awarded company Multimedia Producer and Graphic Designer Jake Smucker the first annual Service Award during an anniversary party pep rally held at the business’ headquarters in Sarasota, FL. The award was presented to Smucker in recognition of his service to the organization and the community. The Goshen College graduate is a member of JMX’s garden club and chairs…