NEWH Members – There are some spectacular social events happening at BDNY this year in addition to the NEWH NY Chapter Product Runway and HD Platinum Circle in which NEWH Scholarships will be awarded. Please join us at these events to celebrate!

NEWH BrandED Sessions at BDNY
Sunday, November 10th

2:45 – 3:30 pm – NEWH BrandED: Motto, a new lifestyle brand by Hilton
DISPLAY #2839 on the show floor

4:00 – 5:00 pm – NEWH BrandED: Tribute Portfolio by Marriott International

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Boutique Design Power Players: Women Leaders in Hospitality Breakfast and Panel Discussion
Monday, November 11, 9:30-11:00am – held at Javits Center
$125 per ticket

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 Boutique Design to Kayla Simmons, hotel administration major from University of Houston-Conrad N. Hilton College of Hotel and Restaurant Management. NEWH will also award the $3,000 NEWH Design scholarship sponsored by Séura to Joana Sotomayor, interior design major from Fashion Institute of Technology. Joana will be awarded in honor of the 2019 Séura Studio Series Design Competition winner.

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Gold Key Awards Gala
Monday, November 11, 6:30–10:00 PM
Cipriani 11- East 42nd Street $500 per individual ticket (reserved seating)
Cocktail Reception + Dinner, Awards Presentation (cocktail attire)

Presented by Boutique Design, the awards ceremony will be held in conjunction with Boutique Design New York (BDNY). Both finalists and winners in 23 project categories will be honored in addition to the Judges’ So Cool and Designer of the Year awards.

NEWH will award their $7,500 NEWH ICON of Industry scholarship to Carolina Cardona interior architecture student from Florida International University and the $10,000 NEWH Interior Design scholarship sponsored by P/Kaufmann Contract to Yi Hsuan Sung textile major from Parsons School of Design at The New School.

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HD Platinum Circle Awards Gala
Tuesday, November 12th, 6:30 PM -10:30 PM
Conrad New York – 102 North End Avenue
Cocktail Reception + Dinner, Awards
Black Tie Festive Attire
$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.

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NEWH scholarship honorees are as follows:

$10,000 NEWH Fabric Innovations Legacy Scholarship
Daniel Vater – Hospitality Management major from Cornell University SC Johnson School of Hotel Administration

$5,000 NEWH Clifford R. Tuttle Scholarship
Antara Naik – Interior Design major from Savannah College of Art and Design

$5,000 NEWH Ken Schindler Scholarship
Atina Kia – Environmental Interior Design major from Texas Tech University College of Human Science


Also – don’t forget to purchase a ticket for NEWH/New York’s Product Runway!

NEWH New York Chapter Product Runway
Sunday, November 10th, 6:00-9:00 PM; Sony Hall

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