International Market Centers (IMC) says another 26 new temporary exhibitors will debut in the Suites at Market Square (SAMS) – bringing the total number of SAMS newcomers to 50 for Fall 2019 High Point Market, Oct. 19 - Oct. 23. In addition to 300+ temporary exhibits, including SALON and Hospitality Design Studio, SAMS also will feature a robust lineup of seminars, tours and events.
High Point-based design firm Allen and James will participate in multiple educational and design events occurring during the Fall 2019 High Point Market. The international design firm will kick off the Market as one of the local designers taking part in the High Point Designer’s Showhouse. Stephanie James and Patti Allen, co-owners of Allen and James Designs will also collaborate with exhibitors, associations and trade media on educational events during the market.
Watermark Living will host a Lunch ‘N Learn during the October High Point Market featuring Amanda Frisbee, merchandising manager, Glen Raven Custom Fabrics. “Well-Being and Design: Elements of Positive Environments” is the title of the CEU eligible presentation. It will be held in the Watermark Living showroom at 205 S Main Street on Monday, Oct. 21, from 11:45 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Digitally native and vertically-integrated furniture brand, Interior Define (ID) has hired home decor industry veteran, Jill John, as the new chief customer officer. A strategic leader with over 20 years of experience in sales and business development, John will be charged with establishing the voice and visual identity of the brand, and continuing to build a genuine, unparalleled connection with the consumer.
High Point, NC-based Allen and James Designs have announced that Gina Hopkins has joined the firm as an interior designer. With seven years of experience working on residential projects nationwide, Hopkins is a graduate of Salem College where she earned her Bachelor of Arts in Interior Design. She will work in conjunction with the team of award-winning designers from Allen and James on interior and exterior curation and design.
The Specialty Interiors business of Milliken & Company, a leading global innovation company with textile, specialty chemical, healthcare and floor covering manufacturing expertise, has key new placements for Fall Market for its popular Breathe by Milliken collection of eco-elegant performance fabrics.
Martyn Lawrence Bullard, an award-winning interior designer recognized internationally for his broad range of styles and eclectic, yet sophisticated and inviting interior designs and licensed collections, will be honored as the 2020 Design Icon during Winter 2020 Las Vegas Market, Jan. 26 - 30, 2020. The award highlights the achievements of exemplary design and architectural professionals and offers Las Vegas Market attendees an opportunity to connect with and learn firsthand from living legends.