Veronika Miller, CEO of Modenus Media, moderated several panel discussions at this year's WantedDesign Manhattan, hosted in conjunction with Design Milk. Program attendees heard from industry experts on topics ranging from sustainability and materials, to luxury branding to business models. Notable panelists included NKBA Insiders Grace Jeffers & Elle H-Millard and Richard Anuszkiewicz, inaugural member of NKBA Thirty Under 30.
Fashion meets appliances as Monogram® unveils its new marketing campaign. Chapter President Toni Sabatino and Treasurer Felicitas Oefelein (pictured above with Zac Posen) attended a dinner held at the Pool Lounge for the unveiling of the new Monogram campaign. Monogram is rolling out the red carpet to debut a column refrigerator door panel artfully conceived by style and fashion icon Zac Posen. With intricate details from the outer column pattern to the heavy glass interior, Zac Posen’s door panel exudes sophistication that will help its owners Elevate Everything™ in the kitchen. Currently, the column that Posen designed is not for sale and is one-of-a-kind. Monogram will collaborate with Po
John Tudisco has added his years of experience in the surfaces and tile industry to the crew at Tilebar. John is also the host of the John Tudisco Happy Hour on Facebook every Friday from 5:30 to 6:30. If you are interested in setting up a trade account with John, email him at email@example.com
There is still time to enter the NKBA Design Competition! Cash prizes will be presented to winners during a special ceremony at KBIS 2019 in Las Vegas, and your design(s) will be featured in NKBA Magazine, on NKBA.org, and in the NKBA Booth at KBIS 2019. CLICK HERE to enter.
Join Sub-Zero, Wolf, and Cove for their 2017-2018 Kitchen Design Contest and have the opportunity to compete against the best across the globe. Gain global recognition of your talent and amplify your career. The contest is open to professional kitchen designers, architects, interior designers, builders, remodelers, landscape designers, landscape architects, and design students only. Interested in the contest? Visit us at www.subzero-wolf.com/east for more details.
Nice weather is so liberating! Less layers, less encumbered, more playful. “Play More” was a theme at the recent Wanted Design exposition at the Industry shops. Eye candy of the useful kind, innovations (like a water cooler made of natural terra cotta that is sculptural art and requires no power), and discussions (DMM Talks featuring discussions about materials, business models, and of course “trends”), were a great prelude to ICFF. Yes, we are lucky here in Manhattan to have the world come to us every spring, bringing gifts of design and innovation! “Play More” works with our Manhattan chapter calendar, too. Upcoming are a great night of tile, tapas and Spanish wine with a CEU, followed by