2011 Event Archive

Tuesday, December 6, 2011

Annual Holiday Party

Reno's Appliancesl
West Fairfield, NJ

Social hour begins at 5:30

Join your colleagues and friends in a relaxed atmosphere for appetizers, drinks and great networking with no program in RENO’S APPLIANCE Fairfield Showroom. Your new 2012 Chapter Officers will be installed. Price have been rolled back as our gift to you!

  • You MUST PRE-REGISTER online to attend this event. [Click here.]

Thank you to our sponsor: Reno's Appliances

Tuesday, November 8, 2011

Harmonizing Your Inner & Outer Space

Somerset Hills Hotel
Warren, NJ

Social hour begins at 5:30

As part of the seminar, Laurie Bornstein will discuss the synergistic blend of Feng Shui methods and techniques in combination with elements of holistic design, the power of life coaching, intuitive skills and sacred ceremony to create a sense of comfort and balance in all areas of the Kitchen and Bath practices within the Feng Shui methods.

Laurie Bornstein is an international recognized Master of Education of Interior Alignment, with graduates throughout the World; she is an active participant in International Feng Shui Guild for over 9 years.

Thank you to our sponsor: Fessenden Hall

Tuesday, October 11, 2011

Anatomy of Kitchen Ventilation

Hawthorne, NJ

Social hour begins at 5:30

As part of the seminar, Kevin McGauley will discuss

 - The basics…Why Vent
 - Why the cooking manufacturer’s CFM recommendation is important?
 - The truth about Recirculation: Good, Bad, the Necessity
 - Basic components of recirculation hoods

Kevin McGauley has 10 years in the Ventilation industry as a regional manager for Best and Broan. He has provided more than 150 ventilation training courses over 3500 designers, architects, builders, and retail salespeople in the Northeast.

Thank you to our sponsor: Subzero Wolf-East



Tuesday, June 14, 2011

Color Trend for Kitchens & Baths

Artistic Marble and Granite
Hawthorne, NJ

Social hour begins at 5:30

Presented by Ann Morris, CMKBD. Explore the Fundamental of the psychology of color to know what your client’s color preferences are. What is the difference between a trend and a fade? Where have color trends been and where are they now? And where are they going? Color trends have longevity in the Kitchen and Bath industry. They evolve and shift in varying hues over time. We will explore what inspires us. Who are the color forecasters? How does the environment and technology affect trends? What’s new in cabinetry, countertops, and tiles? We will explore the fundamentals of the psychology of color to know what your client’s preferences are.

Thank you to our sponsor: Artistic Marble and Granite Surfaces

Tuesday, May 10, 2011

Designing Outdoor Kitchens

Crestmont Country Club
West Orange, NJ

Social hour begins at 5:30

As part of this seminar, Brian Eskew will discuss Outdoor Kitchens Designs. The topics will also include: teaching the fundamentals of Outdoor Kitchen Planning,  with a focus on location, environmental considerations, and construction.

Brian has been involved with outdoor kitchens since the mid 1990’s, working in marketing and product development for a number of premium brands.  

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Thank you to our sponsor: Eastern Marketing Group

Tuesday, March 8, 2011

Understanding Today's New Consumer

Embassy Suites
Parsippany, NJ

Social hour begins at 5:30

Presented by, Leslie Hart of Fry Communications.  She has an in-depth understanding of kitchen and bath consumers and writes the Consumer Insights columns for Kitchen & Bath Design News.

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Thank you to our sponsor: Liebherr

Tuesday, February 8, 2011

LED Lighting for Residential Applications

Landmark Restaurant 
East Rutherford, NJ

Cocktail hour begins at 5:30

As part of this seminar, Kenneth G. Daniel will discuss the principals of LED Lighting for Residential Applications. Kenneth G. Daniel is the Principal Designer of Visual Terrain, experts in Lighting Design, Theatre Consulting, Production Design, Television, Architecture and Entertainment.

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Thank you to our sponsors: Green Demolitions and Outwater Plastics