Fall trade fair/conference grows to 120,000 sq. ft.
Hospitality design professionals can now register to attend this year’s Boutique Design New York (BDNY) trade fair and conference. The event will be held Nov. 12-13 at the Javits Center, and is expanding to 120,000 net sq. ft. for its eighth run.
Expected to draw a record 7,000-plus interior designers, architects, purchasing executives, hotel owners and operators this fall, BDNY has seen double-digit growth each year since its 2010 debut, charting a 19 percent increase in attendance year-over-year in 2016. More than 6,900 hospitality design professionals attended last year’s trade fair.
BDNY showcases creative elements for hospitality interiors and Designed Spaces created by leading design firms, as well as offers educational and social events, and a conference program spearheaded by Boutique Design executive editor and HMG conference director Mary Scoviak. The annual two-day fair is co-located with HX: The Hotel Experience—Rooms to Restaurants and held in conjunction with the Gold Key Award for Excellence in Hospitality Design gala, which will take place Nov. 13.
Attendee registration and trade fair details are available at BDNY.com.
BDNY is produced by HMG (Hospitality Media Group) in association with the Boutique & Lifestyle Lodging Association (BLLA), the International Society of Hospitality Purchasers (ISHP), the International Society of Hospitality Consultants (ISHC), and NEWH (The Hospitality Industry Network), and in partnership with the American Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA), the Hotel Association of New York City and the New York State Hospitality and Tourism Association.
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