Amy Hill & Irvin Johnson of Grohe, with NKBA Manhattan Chapter President Toni Sabatino & Programs Chair Dawn DeLuca. Photography by Kitty Dadi. NKBA Manhattan sponsor, Grohe, a LIXIL brand, treated members and guests to an evening of networking, refreshments and a CEU program presented by Irvin Johnson, The Edge of Water. Attendees learned a great deal about water conservation and what we can do as kitchen & bath designers and professionals to make a real difference. We reviewed solutions and strategies to apply to various design projects aimed at protecting water usage without sacrificing design and functionality. As water is a key resource that is growing in scarcity, implementing such tec
Salone del Mobile and EuroCucina FTK kicked off in Milan last month, bringing the global design industry together to experience the biennial expo. According to NKBA Executive Vice President, Industry Relations & Chief Strategy Officer Suzie Williford, “The world has become so much smaller, with the rapid evolution of technology and instantaneous global communication. This opportunity to promote awareness of the NKBA on an international scale is a great way to build connections with companies around the world, show them how to leverage the buying power of the vibrant North American market, as well as expose our members to new ideas that they can explore as they build their own businesses.” NK
Lineadecor, kitchen furniture brand designed in Italy and manufactured in Turkey, opened its doors to the public in March 2018 at 900 Broadway in the Flatiron District. The new showroom features a number of trade partners and select display kitchens representing various lifestyles, with the goal of providing a resource center for architects, interior & kitchen designers, contractors and developers alike. Lineadecor's annual manufacturing capacity has reached 30,000 kitchens as a result of cutting-edge technology used in its 320,000+ square foot factory. Please join us in welcoming Lineadecor to NKBA Manhattan!
WantedDesign has always been a forge for fresh ideas. Design conversations of great importance have blossomed here and grown into successful international ventures. It is this spirit of collaboration without frontiers that helps so many designers reach new markets and scale. Join in on the conversations that will propel the future of design at WantedDesign Manhattan with Design Milk and Modenus Talks, happening May 19 - May 21. The full schedule of events will be shared on the NKBA Manhattan Facebook page as in the coming weeks. Visit wanteddesignnyc.com for more info.