Villa Lagoon Tile Announced as Winner of the ASID DESIGN IMPACT Award

Ombré Cement Tile Recognized at HD Expo

(May 15, 2019 – Las Vegas) The Villa Lagoon Tile product, Ombré Cement Tile, is a winner of The ASID DESIGN IMPACT Award. Honored at HD Expo in Las Vegas, the Awards recognize innovative products that put people and the environment at the center of design intent. Ombré Cement Tile was chosen by an esteemed panel of judges from a strong collection of entries to receive this recognition. Villa Lagoon Tile may display their award at all Emerald shows, including HD Expo (May 15-17); ICFF (May 19-22); GlobalShop@RetailX (June 25-27); CEDIA Expo (September 10-14); Healthcare Design Expo & Conference (November 2-5), and BDNY (November 10-11) throughout 2019.

“ASID is pleased to recognize Villa Lagoon Tile and Ombré Cement Tile as an ASID DESIGN IMPACT Award winner,” said Randy Fiser, Hon. FASID, CEO, American Society of Interior Designers (ASID). “As the organization that represents the entire design profession (healthcare, workplace, hospitality, retail, and residential) we are proud to honor companies at the forefront of innovation who are focused on humancentric design. ASID believes that design impacts lives, and seeks to recognize companies who make that belief a priority in their work. We count Villa Lagoon Tile among those organizations.”

ASID, the largest interior design professional organization, and Emerald Expositions, the largest operator of B2B trade shows in the U.S., have formed a partnership with the goal of bringing thought-provoking new content to all Emerald design-related shows and enhancing the participant experience. The DESIGN IMPACT Awards will be presented at each Emerald show throughout 2019, with a Best of Show compilation announced after the last event of the year.

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About ASID
The American Society of Interior Designers believes that design transforms lives. ASID serves the full range of the interior design profession and practice through the Society’s programs, networks, and advocacy. We thrive on the strength of cross-functional and interdisciplinary relationships among designers of all specialties, including workplace, healthcare, retail and hospitality, education, institutional, and residential. We lead interior designers in shared conversations around topics that matter: from evidence-based and human-centric design to social responsibility, well-being, and sustainability. We showcase the impact of design on the human experience and the value interior designers provide.

ASID was founded over 40 years ago when two organizations became one, but its legacy dates back to the early 1930s. As we celebrate nearly 85 years of design leadership, we are leading the future of interior design, continuing to integrate the advantages of local connections with national reach, of small firms with big, and of the places we live with the places we work, play, and heal. Learn more at asid.org.

About Emerald Expositions
Emerald is the largest operator of business-to-business trade shows in the United States by net square feet (“NSF”), with most of our trade shows dating back several decades. Emerald currently operates more than 55 trade shows, as well as numerous other events. In 2017, Emerald’s events connected over 500,000 global attendees and exhibitors and occupied over 6.9 million NSF of exhibition space. For more information visit www.emeraldexpositions.com.

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Media Contact:


Naomi Salad, Dialogue
For Villa Lagoon Tile
678.429.2369
naomi@dialogue.marketing

Joseph Cephas
Vice President, Communications & Brand Experience, ASID
jcephas@asid.org

Deanna Hamilton
Vice President, Marketing Strategy, Emerald Expositions
deanna.hamilton@emeraldexpo.com