• The annual Portfolio Awards Dinner was held at Produce Row Café. The evening began with a cocktail hour followed by a dinner reception and awards presentation. 

  • Jessica Eaton, Callison; Andrea Smith, MG2 Architecture; Mitch Pride, Callison 

  • Ignaz Gorischek, Neiman Marcus; Chelsea Uhl, Sterling Jewelers; Lynn Gonsior, Change UP 

  • Tina Dominguez, 3M Commercial Solutions; Cindi Kato, Callison; Cynthia Jenkins, 3M; Joan Insel, Callison 

  • Jill Dearing Beckmann, Save-A-Lot; Sherif Ayad, ID & Design Intl.; Naoko Fujioka, Plazastyle; Deverell Smith; Casie Idle, ID & Design Intl. 

  • Alisa Caton, Tim Greenhalgh and Michael Brindley, FITCH 

  • Mel Durana, CPWM Corporate Office; Amer Maleh, Feelux Lighting Inc. 

  • Peter Huston, Noa Brands; Mark Looper, Payless Shoesource; Erica Hirschfeld, B+N Industries 

  • Brian Davies, University of Cincinnati; Denny Gerdeman, Chute Gerdeman; Alexis Yamokoski, WD Partners; Lena Lim, B+N Industries 

  • Brianne Ratliff, Visual Citi; Katie Costa, University of Cincinnati; Devin Dardanes, Fusion Specialties; Jesse Moyer, Levi Strauss & Co. 

  • Chris Love, BCBGMAXAZRIA; Claudia Cerchiara, BHDP Architecture; Randy Ng, FRCH Design Worldwide 

  • Ron Jackson, Architectural Systems; Nancy Jackson, Architectural Systems; Charles Sparks, Charles Sparks +Co.; Sharon Sparks 

  • Ayca Stiffel, Francesca’s; Katie Rowe, Shaw Industries 

  • During cocktail hour, attendees showed off their pingpong skills.  

  • Attendees mingled and enjoyed dinner prior to the awards presentation. 

  • A chalkboard artist entertained guests during dinner. 

  • This year’s Retail Design Luminaries: Tim Greenhalgh, FITCH; Brad Lenz, Hudson Group; and Toni Roeller, DICK’S Sporting Goods. 

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