KBIS Multimedia Stage
Posted: 04/05/2013 9:32PM
KBIS is proud to announce the schedule for the Multimedia Stage. Join us for compelling presentations showcasing the latest industry news, platforms, trends and more! The Stage is located right on the show floor in the area marked “Multimedia Stage”, to view it on the show floor plan, please click here. We’ve lined up an exciting schedule with a variety of topics and there is no cost to attend.
Friday, April 19
11:00 AM • Design and Construction Week Preview Panel Discussion
Moderator: Kermit Baker, Senior Research Fellow, Joint Center for Housing Studies.
Panelists: John Morgan, President, NKBA; Rick Judson, Chairman, NAHB; Lorenzo Marquez, VP, Marketing North America, Cosentino; Steve Levinson, VP Group Publisher, Meredith Corporation; Dick Titus, Executive Vice President, KCMA; Tom Cohn, Executive Vice President, DPHA
This compelling panel discussion moderated by Kermit Baker, Senior Research Fellow, Joint Center for Housing Studies, with top industry leaders previewing “Design & Construction Week. Baker will engage panelists in conversation about current housing trends culminating in a review of the benefits of creating the Design & Construction Week platform.
12:15 PM • Outstanding Media Award Presentatio
Presenter: John A. Petrie, President-Elect, NKBA; CMKBD, MH Custom Cabinetry
Join us for this year’s Outstanding Media Award. For the first time at KBIS, we’re proud to recognize a member of the media who has demonstrated outstanding promotion of the kitchen and bath industry.
1:00 PM • Making a Difference in New Orleans with Dynamic Partnerships: A Focus on Rehabilitation
Presenters: Efrain Perez, Corporate Relations Director, Kitchen & Bath, The Storehouse of WorldVision with Richard Ourso, CKD, CAPS, Richard Ourso Designs
Learn all about how Storehouse is rebuilding communities by rehabilitating homes right here in New Orleans. Understand the design challenges and see the how the generosity of industry professionals can help the lives of many. See the differences and design challenges presented by the Storehouse focus on rehabilitation with Richard Ourso, CKD, CAPS, lead designer for this particular project.
2:00 PM • The Evolution of Cabinet Design
Presenter: Melinda Miller, Social Media Manager, Wellborn Cabinet
Kitchen Cabinet Design has come a long way. Join us for a look back at how technology, economics, regulations, and consumer tastes have influenced products that we bring to market.