Friday, May 21, 2010

Interior Design Expert Panel

Thank you to all who attended our first Interior Design Expert Panel Discussion on May 11th. Nine industry experts talked about the realities of the Interior Design world and what it's going to take to break into the industry.

Panelists included:
Beth Anderson of Herman Miller
Heather Bethea of Bernhardt Design + Bernhardt Textiles
Wendy Lee Mancha (AiD Alum) of DESIGN Duncan Miller Ullman
Kaye A. McCallum of INTERPRISE
Laura McDonald Stewart of PLiNTH & CHiNTZ
Tracy M. Rasor of Dallas Design Group Interiors & Leslie Taylor Showroom
Jena Tiedeman (AiD Alum) of Jena Tiedeman Designs
Stacy Vestal-Elliston (AiD Alum) of RDH & Associates
Cherrie Wysong of Gensler

Kaye McCallum, Vice President of INTERPRISE

Laura McDonald Stewart shares some valuable information

If you are interested in learning more about these industry experts, handouts are available on the 'take one' stand located outside of the Career Services Office on the 5th floor.

Wednesday, May 5, 2010

Hospitatlity Design Expo & Conference (Las Vegas, NV) - May 19th-21st


2010 Hospitality Design Exposition & Conference (HD Expo)
Presented by: Hospitality Design
May 19-21, 2010
Sands Expo & Convention Center
Las Vegas, Nevada
The Center of Design and Innovation

As a hospitality professional you are looking for opportunities to turn today's challenges into tomorrow's solutions. Attend HD Expo, the premier industry event of its kind, where you can examine tools, products and services to remain successful in our changing economy and network with leaders in the hospitality industry.

The 2010 Hospitality Design (HD) event is the one-stop resource for the ever-changing and evolving world of hospitality design. With over 900 world-leading exhibitors, HD captures the energy of our dynamic industry.

Hospitality Design Student Day: May 21, 2010. Includes ASID Career Exchange and Student Forum. - FREE for Students! It's a fun event that’s worth attending if students can make it.

HD EXPO provides legendary speakers and conference sessions to motivate you, innovative new products and services to inspire you and cutting-edge ideas to help you stay on the forefront of the creative landscape. 2010 HD Expo is your best resource for today and tomorrow.

More than 900 exhibitors: A mix of manufacturers and artisans of hospitality products and services benefit from the most comprehensive resource for the latest trends, innovations and services you need to over come your design challenges

LU/CEU accredited, peer-based conference sessions

Networking events which connect you to the wider hospitality design industry