I was honored to attend WithIt's annual conference in beautiful Greenville, SC along with 150 women from the furniture industry and 10 expert guest speakers. The theme for this year’s conference was "Next Generation Leadership - Building Bridges & Ladders." (Serena and Amy Van Dorp, WithIt's Executive Director) The conference keynote, Jessica Stollings-Holder, a professional trainer, coach, and author of “ReGenerate”, spoke

Visit High Point, the organization that promotes year-round tourism in High Point, held a press conference at the Nido & Mariana Qubein Children’s Museum recently to announce that the city of High Point has been designated as the first Certified Autism Destination (CAD) on the East Coast. Melody Burnett, President of Visit High Point, spearheaded this initiative, and called it

HPxD highlights the social scene at #HPMKT with exciting events for our design community. Doors open at 7pm Show: 8pm | Thursday, April 20 | COHAB Space / Ziggy’s (Tickets $30 to $60 on Ziggy’s website) Ghostland Observatory’s entire approach to music – sonically, aesthetically, conceptually – is essentially a melding of the two distinctly different personalities of its two members, Thomas

High Point Market is full up on education and we've identified 10 learning sessions hosted by our members or partners that are sure to have a positive impact on you and your business. ASID State of the Industry Report 10am - 11am | Saturday, April 22 | Sherwin-Williams Seminar Room (SAMS T-1022) In this panel discussion, the American Society of Interior Designers will

At Spring High Point Market, John-Richard Collection will host a panel discussion about the role decorative accents play in the final stages of interior design. Moderated by HPxD managing director Jane Dagmi, “The Art of Layering” discussion will probe challenges and opportunities professionals face when curating and mixing art, lighting, tabletop décor, and accent furniture for design projects. The conversation will

For the last few months, apart from watching over the off-Market design scene, we've been working on crafting the educational content for the first-ever Vacation Rental Design (VRD) Summit. With great excitement, we are sharing that renowned interior and lifestyle designer Barclay Butera, President and Founder of Barclay Butera Interiors will be the keynote. The multi-talented interior designer, product designer, and six-time author

March 2023 marks the one year anniversary of our Managing Director, Jane Dagmi joining HPxD and the half-year anniversary of Serena Martin of 24/7 Creative Agency, who supports our organization's education, marketing & events. The two women also celebrate a decade of friendship born in the home furnishings world. Jane and Serena met when Serena was the marketing director at ZUO Modern