|NEW YORK Chapter Event Circle of Excellence Awards
Circle of Excellence Awards
The Circle of Excellence Awards will take place on Tuesday, May 4, 2010 at the prestigious Union League Club in New York City.
One of the industry's most anticipated and festive events, The Circle of Excellence has saluted many of the outstanding leaders in the industry since its inception in 1992. It recognizes individual talent, corporate initiative and significant accomplishments within the design and furnishings community. This gathering has been called the Oscars of our industry.
What better way to celebrate the new decade than to honor achievers; current trendsetter's and those who are the future of the industry. Our honorees will be exemplars in the fields of Media, Interior and Product Design, Retail, Education and “Green” Achievement. Join us as we salute innovation, imagination and performance.
|INDUSTRY LUMINARIES TO BE HONORED AT
CIRCLE OF EXCELLENCE AWARDS
New York, NY—March 2010— The New York Chapter of the International Furnishings & Design Association (IFDA) will honor industry luminaries through its bi-annual awards, the Circle of Excellence (COE) in New York City on Tuesday, May 4th.
The award program was created to recognize individuals and organizations demonstrating exemplary leadership, achievement and initiative in the design and furnishing communities. The IFDA is a worldwide alliance of those in the commercial and residential design sectors and this award is considered a top honor, as it celebrates the industry’s diversity in a number of distinct categories.
Honorees for 2010 include:
• Media: Cindy Allen, Interior Design Magazine
“This year’s awards will be our most exiting yet,” remarked IFDA NY President, Su Hilty. “We are especially prod that honorees reflect changes in our industry and the ability to offer solutions to pressing local and global issues.”
The event on May 4th will feature cocktails and a presentation from 6:00-8:00 PM at New York City’s renowned Union League Club at 38 East 37th Street. Jim Druckman, President and CEO of The New York Design Center will serve as Master of Ceremonies. A portion of the evening’s ticket sales will support the IFDA’s Educational Foundation.
IFDA member tickets are $95; non-member tickets are $150. To purchase tickets to this year’s Circle of Excellence, email the IFDA New York Chapter office at email@example.com or call 212-686-6020. For additional information about Circle of Excellence honorees, email Carol VanderKloot at firstname.lastname@example.org.
IFDA (the international Furnishings and Design Association is the only organization whose members represent the total design and furnishings industry in all its aspects. With 16 chapters nationwide, plus a chapter in Japan and members in Australia, the Middle East, Caribbean and United Kingdom, IFDA provides a professional forum for communication and interaction among its high-profile members. Celebrating its 63rd year, the association is structured to increase public awareness of the furnishings and design industry.
For information on membership or to learn about upcoming events and programs, visit www.ifda.com
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