• The design:retail Portfolio Awards took place Sept. 14 as part of the annual design:retail Forum. Attendees enjoyed hors d’oeuvres, wine and the amazing views at Chalk Hill Winery in Healdsburg, Calif. The awards dinner was held in the winery’s dressage barn, honoring the best in retail design.

  • Erin Halpin and Kim Zakaib, AEDIFICA; Steven Olson, CESO

  • Amy Spiess; Domenico Ponti, Eataly; Ignaz Gorischek, CallisonRTKL; Aaron Spiess, Big Red Rooster-a JLL company

  • Melanie Gifford and Nikki Francisco, Sargenti Architects; Peter Rivera-Pierola, McDonalds Corp.

  • Sandy Schichel Swanson, 3M; Tina Dominguez, 3M Commercial Graphics; Christopher Ortiz, VSP Global

  • Giorgio Borruso, Giorgio Borruso Design; Catherine Messina, Park Avenue Consulting; Mark Brungo, Genlser

  • Vicky Leavitt, Interbrand; Tony Camilletti, d|Fab; Carolyn Fields, Interbrand

  • Joe Nevin, Bergmeyer Associates Inc.; Ken Nisch, JGA; Jamie Poults, OPTO International Inc.; Bevan Bloemendaal, The Timberland Co.; Erica Ecker, Ross Stores; Mare Weiss, Bergmeyer Associates Inc.

  • Lucy Baraquio, CallisonRTKL; Justin Hill, MG2

  • Jose Padron, The Hershey Co.; Linda Lonbardi, Godiva Chocolatiers Inc.

  • Retail Design Luminaries: Paul Lechleiter, FRCH Design Worldwide; Vicky Leavitt, Interbrand; Bevan Bloemendaal, The Timerland Co.

  • Retail Design Influencers: Sarah Amundsen, Target; Mare Weiss, Bergmeyer Associates Inc.; Eric Daniel, FITCH; Tim Perks, Nike; Megan Stone, The High Road Design Studio LLC

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design:retail Forum, Part 1
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CitySCENE Columbus
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CitySCENE Toronto
August 22, 2017

design:retail CitySCENE hit Toronto on August 9.

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June 14, 2017

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