CHICAGO - The Business of Luxury Design (BOLD) Summit, aimed at design industry business owners focusing on the luxury market, takes places Sept. 25-27 at the Chicago Auditorium Theater. 
The 3-day event, which takes place every other year, feautures peer group collaboration, intimate conversations with industry luminaries and content that directly addresses designers current needs as a luxury provider, according to the event's website. This year's conference speakers include icons in the design industry like Barclay Butera, Jamie Drake and Pamela Babey.
“As our 2017 event draws closer and closer we couldn’t be more pleased with the finalization of our jam-packed agenda and our glamorous nightly events that I know attendees are going to love,” says Julia Molloy, owner BOLD Summit and Julia Molloy Consulting. “The conference content this year will focus on strengthening and diversifying revenue streams with advanced level information from top tier speakers. I think this year’s speaker lineup truly elevates the level of education that BOLD Summit has to offer, we can’t wait to learn and work with these staples of the industry to help grow our attendees to the next level in their business.”
The 2017 BOLD Summit will host an exclusive designer showcase featuring products from luxury interior designers - Michelle Workman, Jillian O’Neill, Liz Carroll, Marlene Holmquist, Susan Winchester and Deborah Main - throughout the conference. The BOLD Product Showcase provides an opportunity for attending designers to display their unique products to the design community as well as gain national media exposure.
In addition to daily training and development the BOLD Summit features BOLD topic dinners, a BOLD cocktail party, lunches in the Congress Plaza Hotel Ballroom and a black-tie charity dinner and fundraising event to be held in the John Hancock building.
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