Adriana Hoyos to host Hall of Fame Foundation banquet
Home Accents Today Staff -- Home Accents Today, 8/20/2013 2:47:45 PM
Designer Adriana Hoyos, whose portfolio includes residential, commercial and hospitality projects, will host the 25th American Furniture Hall of Fame Induction Banquet on Oct. 20 during the High Point Market.
"Adriana is a natural-born designer, who enriches the industry with her passion for timeless, sophisticated design," said George Cartledge, president of the American Furniture Hall of Fame Foundation. "With a career that spans more than 25 years, seven furniture collections, retail stores and 500-plus interior design projects, it is fitting that she help celebrate our 25th anniversary.
"Adriana is recognized as a leader and an accomplished spokesperson on furniture design as well as interiors. We are delighted to have her help celebrate our new Industry Fellows and the accomplishments of these visionary leaders of our industry."
"I'm truly honored and humbled to be a part of the Foundation's 25th anniversary celebration," Hoyos said. "I'm sure countless others share my gratitude to these men and women, whose innovative ideas, passionate commitment and hard work have built the home furnishings industry. Their leadership inspires me."
Hoyos has led projects in the U.S., Mexico, the Caribbean, Latin America , France and the United Kingdom. Hospitality design has become a specialty for Adriana Hoyos Interiors, whose clients include international hoteliers Trump, Starwood, Swissotel, Marriott and Hilton. Her work has been featured in Architectural Digest, Florida Design, Interior Design, Ocean Drive, Hola Decoracion, CNN Espanol and numerous other media in the U.S., Latin America and Europe.
Among many honors, she received Architectural Digest Latin America's Editorial Award for Excellence in Design, and the International Contemporary Furniture Fair's Most Memorable Exhibitor Award.
Industry Fellows who will be recognized for their exceptional leadership, accomplishments and contributions to the furniture industry are Aminy I. Audi, John D. Bassett III, Milo Ray Baughman Jr., A. Leon Capel Jr., Hassell H. Franklin and Eugene Rosenberg. Inductees into the Hall of Fame also will be announced at the banquet.
The new slate of Industry Fellows was selected based on their contributions to the growth and development of the furniture industry in America, including enduring excellence, superior accomplishments, innovation and creativity, and philanthropic generosity. The voting period began July 15 and ended Aug. 16.
The deadline for banquet reservations is Oct. 4. Tickets are $125 each and can now be purchased online at http://furniturehalloffame.com/banquet_tickets.aspx. Reservations may also be made by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or by contacting the foundation office at 336-882-5900. Checks should be mailed to the American Furniture Hall of Fame Foundation, 202 Neal Place, High Point, NC 27262.
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