Vaughan-Bassett Furniture Company, which specializes in making bedroom and dining room furniture, is counted among the leading wood furniture manufacturers in the US. It's one of the few companies that operates furniture factories in America -- in Virginia and North Carolina. Vaughan-Bassett collections are made using wood solids and wood veneers from pine, oak, cherry, maple, ash, beech, poplar, and birch trees. It also operates a One for One tree-planting program to promote sustainability. At the helm is namesake John Bassett III, who comes from a family of furniture entrepreneurs. His grandfather founded industry leader Bassett Furniture Industries in 1902.