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October 25, 2023 – NEWH/North Central held its 2023 Masquerade at the Wabasha Street Caves in St. Paul. Guests enjoyed a magical night of mystery and intrigue with live music, best mask contest, haunted cave tours, whiskey/wine pull, and celebrated its 2024 TopID recipients DLR Group, ESG Architecture and Design, and Studio Grey!




January 19, 2023 – NEWH/North Central Happy Hour at Graze Provisions and Libations.





December 8, 2022 – NEWH/North Central In the Spirit Event – The North Central Chapter’s annual ‘In The Spirit Event’ was held at the Graduate Hotel in Minneapolis. The 2023 Scholarship recipients: Trent Burk, Annabelle Weiss and Betsy Holmstrom were honored.




October 26, 2022 – NEWH/North Central Masquerade Ball – NEWH North Central members gathered at the Wabasha Caves in Saint Paul where the TOP ID Winners were announced and celebrated. This year’s 2023 Top ID Winners are: Shea, Studio Grey and DLR Group.




September 15, 2022 – NEWH/North Central Summer Vendor Fair! Food trucks, snow-cones and so much fun! NEWH North Central met for a local trade event on a beautiful sunny day to connect, share and learn from our local vendors/reps. You won’t want to miss the next one!




August 20, 2020Chapter Chat with Cuningham Group’s Michele Espeland and Janet Whaley:
“The Need for Clean – Don’t Panic” 
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June 25, 2020Chapter Chat with ESG, Interior Design 2020- What’s next?
A candid chat with Melissa Metzler and Ann Fritz about what they see on the horizon for hotel interiors.
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January 30, 2019 – North Central held its first event of the year on a brisk Thursday night at No.12 Cider House House, a Top ID project designed by Cuningham Group. Attendees enjoyed cider samplers along with delicious pizzas from Little Tomato.




December 4, 2018 – North Central Chapter’s annual ‘In The Spirit Event’ was held at the new Top Golf facility in Brooklyn Center where it was a chilly 24 degrees and snowing but that didn’t stop the fun! The 2018 Scholarship recipients Gwen Northey, Kendra Bastian and Rachel Springman were honored tonight along with the announcement of the 2019 Top ID winners. Congratulations again DLR Group, Cuningham Group and Shea!



August 20, 2018 – NEWH/North Central held it’s annual Fundraiser at the newly designed Brookview Golf Course in Golden Valley. To raise funds for future scholarships over 70 people attend and took part in the wine pull and putting contest held inside due to rain but that didn’t stop the fun! Thanks again to all our sponsors – Bernhardt Hospitality, Better Design Lighting, Durkan, PKaufmann Contract, Distinction Hospitality, Emser Tile, DLR Group, Webb Hall & Associates, Fashion & Function Kim Faith, US Vinyl Wallcovering, Chris Hall Resources and the numerous people that donated wine!



June 19, 2018 – NEWH/North Central held its second happy hour event this year along with a bonus tour of TopID ESG’s Renaissance Minneapolis Hotel. The event was highly popular and sold out within days! Along with their tour, guests enjoyed light appetizers, cocktails and some great networking!




April 17, 2018 – The North-Central chapter had their annual membership drive. The theme this year was “Pairings + Pups”. Attendees had the pleasure of meeting dogs from the local animal shelter while enjoying fabulous food and libation pairings. We had door prizes and free membership drawings through out the evening. We set a chapter record of bringing in 12 new members during the event!




October 5, 2016 – North Central held its Speed Mentoring event at Fluid Interiors. Students from University of Minnesota, University Wisconsin-Stout and Alexandria Technical College attended the event. Thank you to our sponsors! Fluid Interiors and Kimball Furniture





August 22, 2016 – North Central’s members have fun at the Annual Brit’s Pub Fundraiser with photobooth props from headliner sponsor Fabric Innovations! 2016 Student Scholarship recipients were honored. North Central’s Top Interior Design Firms were announced – accepting the awards on behalf of their respective firms were Staci Patton with DLR Group, Michele Espeland with Cuningham Group, and Ann Fritz with ESG Architects.




May 21, 2015 – NEWH/North Central held a Membership drive at Memory Lanes. Attendees enjoyed an evening of networking, bowling and prizes!





February 19, 2015 – NEWH/North Central hosts Portfolio Event at Target Commercial Interiors.





NEWH/North Central Happy Hour






August 18, 2014 – NEWH/North Central hosts London Calling Scholarship Fundraiser