Abe Abbas

Abe Abbas began working in the furniture business to help put himself through college. He stayed on after graduating, and since then has gained over 30 years of experience in many different facets of the furniture industry.


  • Worked for Sears Home Life and La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries
  • Was a buyer for Universal Furniture/Hong Kong Teakwoods


Abe Abbas wrote about furniture for The Spruce for seven years, beginning in 2008. He has been in the furniture industry for more than 30 years, and has been responsible for marketing, merchandising and advertising in addition to being a successful design consultant for companies such as Sears Home Life, Levitz and La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries. He has also served as a buyer for Universal Furniture/Hong Kong Teakwoods, managing imports from Southeast Asia. Abe has also owned and managed high volume furniture stores in California.


Abe has a Bachelor's degree in business administration from California Poly Pomona.

Expertise: Furniture
Education: Cali Poly Pomona
Location: San Francisco, CA

About The Spruce

The Spruce, a Dotdash brand, is a new kind of home website offering practical, real-life tips and inspiration to help you create your best home. The Spruce family of brands, including The Spruce, The Spruce Eats, The Spruce Pets, and The Spruce Crafts collectively reach 30 million people each month.

For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, a leading Internet measurement company, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population every month. Our brands collectively have won more than 20 industry awards in the last year alone and, most recently, Dotdash was named Publisher of the Year by Digiday, a leading industry publication.

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