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    10/14/2019

    Top Tastemakers Take Over DesignOnHPMkt Instagram

    Designers and Industry Influencers Share Their Favorite Fall Market Moments

    HIGH POINT, N.C. – (October 14, 2019) - Through an “Instagram Takeover” of International Market Center’s (IMC) DesignOnHPMkt account, 22 leading designers and tastemakers will share their favorite new lines, exciting events and fashion-forward trends during Fall 2019 High Point Market, running Oct. 19 – Oct. 23, 2019.

    “Designers, bloggers and tastemakers are critical influencers at High Point Market,” said Dorothy Belshaw, executive vice president, chief marketing and digital officer for International Market Centers. “IMC’s Instagram Takeover gives them a platform to identify and communicate leading trends emerging within the breadth and depth of IMC’s High Point Market furniture and home décor offerings.”

    From Saturday to Wednesday of Fall Market, a different group of tastemakers will provide an inside look at their favorite finds, friends and more on Instagram. The program is limited only to IMC properties. Below is a day-by-day schedule of participants:

    Saturday, Oct. 19: Denise Morrison of Denise Morrison Interiors; Elissa Grayer of Elissa Grayer Interior Design; Kelly Galvin Robson of High Street Market; Sandra Funk of House of Funk; and Zachary Luke of Zachary Luke Designs.

    Sunday, Oct. 20: Ariene Bethea of Dressing Rooms Interiors Studio; Joshua Rose and Rafael Kalichstein of FORM Design Studio; Lauren Clement of Lauren Nicole Designs; Lori Paranjape of Mrs. Paranjape Interiors + Design; Jason Arnold of Jason Arnold Interiors; and Zachary Luke of Zachary Luke Designs.

    Monday, Oct. 21: Gary Inman of The Art of Fine Living & Baskervill; Christina Dandar of The Potted Boxwood; Theresa & John Dorlini of CIRCLE Design Studio; Timothy Corrigan of Timothy Corrigan Inc.; and Zachary Luke of Zachary Luke Designs.

    Tuesday, Oct. 22: Lifestyle Expert & T.V. host Evette Rios; Charles Pavarini III of Pavarini Design; Christi Barbour of Barbour Spangle Design; Vicky Serany of Southern Studio Interior Design; and Zachary Luke of Zachary Luke Designs.

    Wednesday, Oct. 23: David Santiago of Casa Santi Interior Design; Rachel Cannon of Rachel Cannon Ltd. Interiors; Brittany Roux & Robert MacNeill of Roux MacNeill Studio; Liles Dunnigan and Zandy Gammons of The Warehouse 1924; and Zachary Luke of Zachary Luke Designs.

    Find out all of the latest Market happenings from these prominent personalities through these URLs and hashtags: https://www.instagram.com/designonhpmkt/ and #DesignOnHPMkt: https://www.instagram.com/explore/tags/designonhpmkt/ during Fall 2019 Market for complete behind-the-scenes action and insights. Learn more about the IMC Instagram Takeover at http://www.imchighpointmarket.com/designon-hpmkt-instagram-takeover.

    High Point Market is the largest furnishings industry trade show in the world, with more than 2,000 manufacturers in 11.5 million square feet of showroom and exhibit space in multiple buildings in downtown High Point, North Carolina. Each Market attracts tens of thousands of retail home furnishings buyers, interior designers, architects, and others in the home furnishings industry. International Market Centers owns the vast majority of the prime High Point Market showroom and exhibit real estate, which contain seventy percent of the exhibitors, including the majority of the top 500 manufacturers. Fall 2019 High Point Market runs Oct. 19 – Oct. 23, 2019. For more information, visit http://www.imchighpointmarket.com.

    About International Market Centers:
    International Market Centers (IMC) is the world’s largest operator of premier showroom space for furniture, gift, home décor, rug, and apparel industries. International Market Centers owns and operates nearly 20 million square feet of world-class exhibition space in High Point, N.C., Las Vegas and Atlanta. IMC’s mission is to build and operate an innovative, sustainable, profitable and scalable platform for the furniture, gift, home décor, rug, and apparel industries. For more information on IMC, visit www.imcenters.com.

    Media contact:
    Cathy Steel
    203-340-9251
    cathysteel@imcenters.com


    Dallas Britt
    PR Manager
    336-821-1507
    dbritt@imcenters.com