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March 21, 2024 – NEWH/Las Vegas held a Membership Drive at Distill at Inspirada. Members were given the opportunity to receive a professional headshot. (click here for headshots!)



June 3, 2023 – NEWH/Las Vegas held a brunch for a Triple Event – including Scholarships Awards – TopID recognition – Panel Discussion. Our first ever BRUNCH was quite a success! We gave away $30K in SCHOLARSHIPS to 7 local students. These students are following their career choice in Interior Design, Hotel Management and Hospitality Human Resources. We are excited to help them with their future. Our TopID winners were also amazing at sharing their thoughts and approach on Hospitality Design today.


These are some fun shots taken of your Las Vegas NEWH 2023 Board Members. We were tasked to create a video that showcases various parts of our AMAZING city! The video will be used to promote the annual NEWH Leadership Conference that will be held in Nashville February 2024.




April 2023 – For two full days, these four ladies “PAINTED THE TOWN RED” with red balloons and red outfits. Their goal was to spread the word about a very important event. September 23rd will be our 2023 HOSPY Awards. You don’t want to miss out!

Wanda Luna – NEWH LV President
Hope Case – Fundraising
Kris Hanson – VP Development
Christy Adams – Marketing


March 30, 2023 – STUDENT CAREER DAY was held at the Las Vegas Design Center on March 30th. NEWH was well represented by our President – Wanda Luna, Past President – Edgar Gutierrez, local design graduate – Rei On. A lot of students signed up to become members of our chapter.




March 23, 2023 – We had an EXTREMELY SUCCESSFUL networking event in March at our local restaurant – La Strega. The highlight of the evening was their Chef Gina Martinelli shared her inspiring personal hospitality path.






February 23, 2023 – The NEWH/Las Vegas 2023 board members were installed! Attendees also enjoyed networking and wine tasting at Garagiste.





December 15, 2022 – For our 2022 Christmas Party NEWH Las Vegas members filled the MINT Club all decked out in “Vegas Glam” while the band played songs from the Rat Club, Elvis Presley, and Tony Bennett.






November 2022 – We found a few of our local Las Vegas members at BDNY 2022. We love our NEWH members!






September 2022 – NEWH/Las Vegas Glamp Event!







September 8, 2018 – NEWH Las Vegas is honored to announce the award recipients for the 14th Annual HOSPY Awards.  The awards dinner and fundraiser recognizes “Excellence in the Hospitality Industry”. The event was held on Saturday, September 8, 2018 at Wynn Las Vegas. click here to see the winners – click the thumbnail to the right for a picture slideshow of the event or click here






July 6, 2017 – NEWH Las Vegas held its 2017 scholarship awards ceremony at Ping Pang Pong, designed by Dezmotif Studios.





November 19, 2016 – NEWH Las Vegas is honored to announce the award recipients for the 13th Annual HOSPY Awards.  The awards dinner and fundraiser recognizes “Excellence in the Hospitality Industry”. The event was held on Saturday, November 19, 2016 at Wynn Las Vegas. click the thumbnail to the right for a picture slideshow of the event or click here




November 19, 2016 – NEWH Las Vegas hosted its Second Annual Owner’s Roundtable at the Wynn Hotel in Las Vegas. Members had the opportunity to have conversations with some of the industry’s top executive professionals while also networking with others in the industry.





June 3-5, 2016 – NEWH Las Vegas held its 2nd Annual Glamping event at the Zion Ponderosa Ranch Resort in Zion, Utah. The event, stretched over a 3-day weekend, included a ‘Glamp Chateau’ competition between 6 of Las Vegas’ interior design firms, and a ‘Burning Glam’ structure competition between 3 of its architectural firms. It was a weekend of networking, outdoor activities, and fun!




March 10, 2016 – NEWH Las Vegas held its first Glamp Match event at DW Bistro to promote their upcoming Glamping event, held in June 2016.





February 4, 2016 – NEWH/Las Vegas held a Mixology and Mingling event at Elements. Attendees enjoyed live mixology demos and met the 2016 NEWH/Las Vegas chapter board members.




May 28, 2015 – This year, the Las Vegas Chapter of NEWH awarded seven students with eight scholarships to honor their effort and continue support their education toward their career in the hospitality industry at the Fizz. (click thumbnails to view album)





June 3, 2014 – The NEWH/Las Vegas Student Scholarship Event was held June 3 at Gold Spike – Tony Hsieh’s newest renovation downtown.





March 27, 2014 – NEWH/Las Vegas Chapter toured the Downtown Grand Hotel & Casino! Attendee enjoyed wine and appetizers following the tour. The 2014 Chapter Board was also introduced and installed.




June 22, 2013 – The Art of Design Chair Competition event! The Brett Wesley Gallery hosted our Competition. Awards for design teams, independents and student teams were selected by our celebrity judges panel, the gallery itself and all the attendees.






April 30, 2013 – NEWH/Las Vegas participated in GREENFest and 17th annual Festival of Communities honoring Earth Day and celebrating the rich cultural diversity of UNLV.







April 27, 2013 – NEWH/Las Vegas Art of Design Key Party at Lady Silvia! The Art of Design is a scholarship fundraising event showcasing the talents of architects, designers, students and other hospitality creatives. Design teams are randomly matched with local & national hospitality manufacturers. Student teams and Independents also compete in their own categories. All proceeds benefit NEWH’s mission of education and scholarship. At the Art of Design ’Key Party’, design sponsors (manufacturers) put their keys into a bowl and at the end of the party, the design teams blindly selected a key to determine who they are working with in the Chair Design Competition.