The Houston Design Center (7026 Old Katy Rd.) will welcome experts, trendsetters and influencers in design and luxury marketing to the annual Spring Market Tuesday April 11, 2017. Interior design consultant Lloyd J. Princeton and luxury marketer Stephanie Pfeffer Anton will participate in a Keynote panel discussion at 11AM AT Bunch & Shoemaker, Showroom 152. The Keynote Program “Understanding the needs of the affluent consumer to create value and grow your business,” will share insights and information from the panelists on the affluent consumer and how to use this information to expand businesses into the luxury market. The panel discussion will be moderated by Heritage Texas Properties Owner & CEO, Robin K. Mueck.
Lloyd J. Princeton, a principal consultant at Design Management Company, is a noted speaker to the design industry. He addresses a full range of topics including the latest developments in the industry and the market for professional service. He is a nationally recognized business manager and recruiter for interior design professionals. Lloyd focuses on helping designers make more money through strategic use of marketing, pricing and staffing.
Stephanie Pfeffer Anton is the Executive Vice President for Luxury Portfolio International®. She has been with Leading Real Estate Companies of the World since 2005 and today oversees the day-to-day operations of this global, multi-faceted program which represents brokers in over 50 countries. Stephanie frequently speaks to audiences around the world about the luxury industry, real estate marketing, and research & insights into the luxury consumer.
The Spring Market will also include programs and panel discussions “This Old House: Perspectives on Renovating and Restoring” and “Exploring the Intersection of Fashion and Interiors.” Panel participants include Paloma Contreras with Paloma Contreras Design, Regan Miller from Reagan Andre Architects, Mike Mahlstedt, Heritage Texas Properties, Melissa Morgan, M Interiors, Jillian O’Neill with Jillian O’Neill Interior Design, Julie Rhodes with Julie Rhodes Fashion & Home and Katie Scott, Katie Scott Design.
This event and all market events are free and open to the public but reservations are required. For the full market schedule and reservation information visit www.thehoustondesigncenter.com/springmarket, or call 713-864-2660.
The Houston Design Center (HDC) is located on 17 acres of lushly landscaped grounds at 7026 Old Katy Road, just inside Loop 610. HDC is a premier design center for residential and contract furnishings and home to some of Houston’s top interior design, architecture and home building firms. Encompassing 280,000 square feet, HDC’s over 45 showrooms and design studios offer the most comprehensive collection of the industry’s finest product lines including furniture, fabric, kitchen, bath, fixtures, antiques, lighting, accessories, mantels, home theater products, tile, stone, floor, wallcoverings and more. HDC is also home to the American Society of Interior Designers, Texas Gulf Coast Chapter. Showrooms open to the public weekdays 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM or by appointment.