July 30, 2019
Las Vegas Market names Best Booth Awards winners
Las Vegas Market announced today that 11 furniture, home décor and gift temporary exhibitors have been named Best Booth winners for the Summer 2019 Las Vegas Market. The Market’s temporary gift and home décor exhibits run through Wednesday, July 31, and furniture and casual/outdoor temporaries run through Thursday, Aug. 1.
“Las Vegas Market is pleased to award these 11 temporary exhibitors for the energy, effort and creativity they put into their displays,” said Dorothy Belshaw, executive vice president, chief marketing and digital officer, International Market Centers. “These exhibitors motivate and inspire retailers and designers with exceptional booth design and visual merchandising.”
In the home furnishings temporary booths, Best Booth Awards were presented to Shiv Shakti Exports and Vietnam Trade Promotion Agency. In the casual temporary exhibits, awards were given to Lenasi and Pottery Paradise.
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Additionally, seven exhibitors from the 500+ temporary gift and home décor lines showing in the Pavilions at Las Vegas Market were recognized with Best Booth Awards. Winners include: All Across Africa (HANDMADE); Broke Jewels/Moss Industry (DISCOVERIES: The Antique Vintage Marketplace); Daylight Dreams Edition (DESIGN HOME); Miss Rose Sister Violet (Cash and Carry); Muzen (DESIGN LIFESTYLE); Personal Space MB (HOME); and Poo-Pourri (GIFT).
Summer Market judges were Jeremy Bauer and Jason Clifton, owners of Bauer/Clifton Interiors and Frenchie’s Floral Studio; Kate Lester, owner of Kate Lester Interiors and Kate Lester HOME; Mikel Welch, interior designer on TLC Network’s Trading Spaces; and Sam Ujvary, managing editor of Museums & More Magazine, Gift Shop Pets Magazine and Party & Halloween Retailer. The five-person panel considered five criteria in determining the winners:
- section/category representation, indicating how well the booth represents and embodies its Market destination
- overall visual design of the booth
- creative merchandising
- brand messaging
- personality and attitude of the booth and sales staff
Las Vegas Market features thousands of furniture, home décor and gift lines, allowing for cross-category commerce among these industries. The Summer 2019 Las Vegas Market runs July 28 – Aug. 1, 2019, at World Market Center Las Vegas. For more information, visit www.lasvegasmarket.com.