MIAMI—Tuuci Worldwide LLC, designer and manufacturer of umbrellas and cabanas, has acquired Pavilion Furniture.
“Pavilion represents Tuuci’s first effort via acquisition to leverage its strengths in design, manufacturing and distribution, and we are excited to welcome its team to our family of companies,” said Tom Parker, president, Tuuci. “Pavilion will continue to operate as its own company and brand, independent from Tuuci’s umbrella and cabana divisions. Pavilion has designed and manufactured quality exterior furnishings for over 40 years. We look forward to helping the Pavilion team with its strategic plan for the growth.”
Ward Usmar, formerly SVP of sales at Tuuci, will lead Pavilion.
“We are also pleased to announce that Ward Usmar has been appointed president of Pavilion,” said Parker. “Ward has been with Tuuci for 15 years and has been in the outdoor furniture industry for over 22 years, serving on the International Casual Furnishings Association Board from 2011 to 2016, and as chairman in 2013 and 2014. His experience and professionalism will help drive Pavilion to be a leading brand in the outdoor furniture world.”