Congratulations on completing another, we are sure, intensive academic year! As you are working and enjoying the summer, be open to opportunities to learn more about the industries that supply the world of design. You might be able to visit a stone yard or quarry, and some factories and cabinet companies do offer tours. Learning about the worlds that create the materials in the world of design can help you be more effective in your designing and in your interactions with customers. Our Manhattan Chapter meetings always include vendor training that takes place at our vendor showroom, networking, and fun! Take a moment and fill out a form to apply for your free student membership, courtesy of
Summer is officially upon us and renovation season is in high gear. As I write this, today is Summer Solstice the official beginning of summer and the longest day of the year. More time and attention for our clients! I reflect on how blessed we have been to have such beautiful weather in New York over the last few weeks. We deserve this after the long slog of cold weather. Today is another comfortable and Summer-y day! Keep them coming, Mother Nature. Next month is our highly anticipated Summer Social on July 19th! We can't wait to celebrate with all of you as we mix, mingle, dine and laugh. The theme of this year's party will be Treasure Island, co-hosted by Hafele America and Toto. Both sh
'Tis nearly time for our annual summer social! Join us on Treasure Island! Meet with colleagues from the Manhattan chapters of NKBA, IFDA, IDS and DLF Sponsors: Toto and Häfele. Registration is now closed! Not a member? Please contact Charlotte Barnard VP Membership at email@example.com. We would love for you to experience all that our chapter has to offer! Please note that only pre-registered guests will be admitted.
Two candidates are nominated for the position of 2018-19 Programs Chair; as a result we will conduct a formal election. If you are a Manhattan Chapter member in good standing, please keep an eye out for a special edition email featuring the candidates and instructions for how and when to vote. We look forward to your participation.