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Editor-at Large, Carolyn Englefield, from Veranda Magazine


“REDEFINING LUXURY” AND “THE EVOLUTION OF DESIGN”
 ARE THE THEMES OF THE DECORATIVE CENTER HOUSTON’S 
 2010 SPRING  MARKET
 

2010 Stars of Design Winners to be Announced

 


April 27, 2010 

 

 

 

HOUSTON, TEXAS, – Decorative Center Houston (DCH) announced today that the annual Spring Design Market will be held on Tuesday,
April 27, 2010, starting at 10:30 am with a Film Preview and Keynote Presentation.  The documentary preview and panel discussion on how luxury is being redefined in today’s marketplace will be moderated by Editor-at Large, Carolyn Englefield, from Veranda Magazine, and panelists, Art of Design award winner, Peter Pennoyer; designer and Art of Design Judge, Todd Merrell and designers, Michelle Nussbaumer and Geoffrery Westergarrd. Panels will lead discussions on craft, innovation, authenticity, value and social responsibility on how they contribute to today’s definition
of luxury. 

 

Following the keynote presentation, sponsors will host showroom events throughout the day.  Final keynote presentation will begin at 3:00 p.m. with “The Evolution of Design” lead by The Editor at Large, Sophie Donelson and Julie Noran.  Panelist, Michael Bruno, Founder, 1stDibs.com; Jillian St. Charles, Vice President and Site Director HGTV.com; Brad Ford, Designer and Founder, Design Therapy; Ronda Carman, Founder, All the Best Blog and Joni Webb, Founder, Cote de Texas will lead a discussion on using new tools and resources to innovate and take business in new directions.  Through creative initiatives and forward thinking, theses panelist have become trailblazers with setting new standards and contributing to a new evolving world of design.

 

 “We are very proud of the lineup we have secured for this year’s Spring Market.  Our goal is to always bring the ‘latest and greatest’ in interior design to our designer community and we feel this year’s market will be the best we have hosted to date,” said Charles S. Cohen, President and CEO of Decorative Center Houston.

 

After a full day of activities, the Spring Market will concluded with the announcement of the Stars of Design Award winners saluting outstanding design talent. 

 

Located at 5120 Woodway, Decorative Center of Houston is the Southwest’s premier design center.  DCH houses more than 40 showrooms that display and represent the products of over 1200 manufacturers. These products include fine traditional and contemporary residential and contract furnishings, fabrics, architectural products, floor coverings, wall coverings, lighting, kitchen and bath products and accessories, dedicated to the trade professional.  Current showrooms in the building include: Donghia, Inc., Ellouise Abbott, JANUS et Cie, Stark Carpets and David Sutherland
among many others.

 

About Cohen Brothers Realty Corporation

 

Decorative Center Houston is a division of Cohen Brothers Realty Corporation, which is a vertically integrated owner, developer and manager of the highest quality office and design center buildings in the country.  The company maintains its own leasing, marketing and operations teams.  The focus is on creating value, maintaining value and the enhancing value – all leading to the highest client satisfaction.  All buildings within the Cohen Brothers Realty portfolio offer the benefit of a premiere location with spectacular views and building amenities.  Each building was uniquely designed by the most notable architects.  For more information regarding Decorative Center Houston please visit www.decorativecenter.com and for more information regarding Cohen Brothers Realty, please visit www.cohenbrothersrealty.com.

 

 

 
 

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