DesignOn HPMKT by IMC’s TrendWatch program continues for High Point Market this fall, offering an inside look at leading trends shaping the home furnishings industry. These trends will be brought to you in partnership with home furnishings trend forecaster, creative director and curator Julie Smith Vincenti of Nine Muses Media.
These big picture trends are influenced by consumer insights and creative intelligence from the interiors, fashion and consumer product arenas. Julie will offer insight into how these trends will influence interior décor and product designs for furniture, upholstery, fabrics, decorative accessories, and more. This TrendWatch webinar will offer designers the inspiration and creative insight to meet the needs of their clients in the years to come.
Webinar presented by DesignOn HPMKT by IMC. (1 CEU)
In this exclusive presentation we will go behind the scenes with Sherwin-Williams color expert, Sue Wadden, Sherwin-Williams Director of Color Marketing, to discuss theprocess of trend color selection and the shift in color direction since 2020.
Presented by Sherwin-Williams in partnership with DesignOn HPMKT by IMC.
Plan to join us as we honor our WOW Award recipients from 2022 with a gala event. WithIt's WOW Awards are the only industry awards that specifically recognize and honor women and those who elevate women in our industry. All High Point Market attendees are invited to join us in this special evening.
WithIt Vision Sponsor: International Market Centers.
In an industry full of entrepreneurs trying to strike a balance between boundless creativity and savvy business skills, utilizing a business coach has been embraced by motivated design firm owners. Learn how to find the right coach for your needs, what to expect when hiring a business coach, and how the right match can adjust the outlook of your design firm, bringing your business to the next level. Joining the panel will be Traci Connell, Associate ASID, IDS, principal lead designer of award-winning Traci Connell Interiors based in Dallas, TX; Veronica Solomon, principal & lead designer for award winning Casa Vilora Interiors based in Houston, TX; and Gail Doby, of Gail Doby Coaching & Consulting for Interior Designers based in Denver, Co. Moderated by Andrea Lillo, Executive Editor of Designers Today.
Presented by DesignOn HPMKT by IMC in partnership with Designers Today.
DesignOn HPMKT by IMC’s bi-annual TrendWatch presentation returns this fall with a products-packed forecast comprised of leading trends shaping the home furnishings industry. Learn about the Fall 2022 program — “MODERNITY, MIDNIGHT & ENTWINE” — from home furnishings trend forecaster, creative director, and curator Julie Smith Vincenti of Nine Muses Media. Attendees will examine consumer research and creative intelligence from related arenas, as well as receive color, material, and finish guidance that buyers and designers will spot in the furniture, upholstery, textiles, decorative accessories, wall decor, and lighting categories. This in-person presentation will give designers the inspiration they need to exceed their clients’ expectations in the year ahead.
What does it take to hire top design talent? What do employees really want and how can you position yourself for hiring and retention success? Join business transformation coach, Gail Doby, and expert career matchmaker, Ken Roberts, CEO of Interior Talent, as they reveal the results from the just-completed design industry survey on hiring, salaries, benefits and fees. Find out what designers say is most important to them—wages, benefits, professional growth, culture—and learn how you can become the firm where everyone wants to work.
Come along and join us as Glen Peloso, owner and founder of Glen Peloso Design, tv personality, design writer & spokesperson, based in Toronto, Canada, shows us what he has found as new resources at DesignOn HPMKT by IMC this fall, and spend an hour with him on this intimate guided tour. Glen will introduce you to his favorite products and exhibitors, through all three floors of The Suites at Market Square – showcasing what’s new, fresh, and must haves!
Market is all about product and trends, but our extensive list of educational seminars and signature programming offers attendees the chance to hear about color, design and consumer influences impacting purchase decisions. It’s all part of the Market experience! Check out the schedule and explore opportunities that include everything from architecture to global trends to the business of bedding. And don’t forget to take advantage of the many opportunities to network and socialize!
International Market Centers and DesignOnHPMKT bring a strong series of original programming that will appeal to designers, buyers and retailers this fall – offering attendees a wealth of choices to connect with peers, become educated on industry trends, earn CEU credits and get insights on important issues impacting the future. Take advantage of these great resources, register to attend Market today!
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