There are some spectacular social events happening at BDNY this year in addition to the NEWH NY Chapter Product Runway and HD Platinum Circle! If you would care to attend, please see below on how to purchase a ticket.

Boutique Design Power Players: Women Leaders in Hospitality Breakfast and Panel Discussion
Monday, November 12, 9:30-11:00 AM- held at Javits Center
$100 per ticket (reserved seating)

A Boutique Design signature event, presented in partnership with NEWH, this session brings together women through leaders in hospitality design, operations, investment and manufacturing for a lively, strategic discussion of the challenges, opportunities and trends facing the industry. These forward thinkers give designers insider advice on how they can make the current hotel development and investment climate work to their advantage. In addition, NEWH will award the $5,000 NEWH Women Leaders scholarship, sponsored by HMG to Beth Wi, hotel administration major from University of Nevada Las Vegas. NEWH will also award the $3,000 NEWH Design scholarship sponsored by SĂ©ura to Kelsea Stickelmaier, interior design major from Interior Designers Institute. Kelsea will be awarded in honor of the 2018 Studio Series Design Competition winner, sponsored by SĂ©ura.

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Gold Key Awards Gala
Monday, November 12, 6:30–10:00 PM
Gotham Hall – 1356 Broadway
$475 per individual ticket (reserved seating)
Cocktail Reception + Dinner, Awards Presentation

The awards ceremony will be held in conjunction with Boutique Design New York (BDNY). Both finalists and winners in 21 project categories will be recognized at the gala, along with the 2018 Designer of the Year honoree. NEWH will honor their annual ICON of Industry award to Esther Cohen of PI Fine Art and present a $7,500 scholarship to Jieru Lin, interior architecture student from California College of Arts. Kim Kedem will also be awarded the $10,000 NEWH Interior Design scholarship generously sponsored by P/Kaufmann Contract.

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HD Platinum Circle Awards Gala
Tuesday, November 13th, 6:30 PM cocktails/7:30 PM dinner
Ziegfeld Ballroom – 141 West 54th Street
Black Tie Festive
$405 per individual ticket

For nearly three decades, Hospitality Design magazine has awarded industry leaders—designers, architects, hoteliers, restaurateurs—with the coveted Platinum Circle designation. Over the years, more than 100 honorees have been celebrated for a lifetime of achievement in their respective fields, creating a virtual who’s who of hospitality. We will be naming our 2018 honorees later this year. All will be lauded at the Platinum Circle Awards Gala, a black-tie festive dinner in New York in November. NEWH will honor the following recipients: $10,000 NEWH Fabric Innovations Legacy scholarship, sponsored by Fabric Innovations, recipient Raquel Raney interior architecture student at Florida International University; $5,000 NEWH Clifford R. Tuttle scholarship recipient, Seammala Sun, interior architecture major from Cal Poly Pomona and $5,000 NEWH Ken Schindler memorial scholarship recipient, Brianna Hunter, interior architecture major from Florida International University.

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NEWH New York Chapter Product Runway
Sunday, November 11th, 6:00-9:00 PM; Rumi Event Space
$190 Member/ $225 Non-member

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