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2021 Atlanta Design Influencers Conference Canceled, BUT….

While our design community continues to provide us with heartwarming encouragement to produce Design Influencers Conference (DIC) 2021, we are saddened to announce our decision to cancel the February Atlanta conference; now rescheduled for the same time frame in 2022. We have zero-tolerance right now for putting our community near conference venues or harm’s way.…
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Your Blueprint For Social Media Success

Served Up by ultraviolet agency at DIC’s Genius Bar The Design Influencers Conference is just days away—you’ve thought about all the speakers you want to see, the people you have to connect with, you’ve probably even given at least some thought to what you are going to wear. Honestly, we’ve very professionally stalked you on…
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Monogram is Redefining the World of Luxury Appliances

At Monogram it’s not just one detail, it’s many. When we put them all together, we create appliances that look, feel and perform as if they were designed perfectly for you. With the Statement Collection and Minimalist Collection, launched in early 2020, we created a story in every detail. Inspired by professional culinary spaces highlighting…
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Nate Berkus Keynoting

We are over-the-moon about having Nate Berkus as our keynote in San Francisco!  In 2015 we were enthralled when we first heard Nate speak at the 2015 Design Bloggers Conference and here are a few throw-back photos from that event.   Nate Berkus at the 2015 Design Bloggers Conference in Atlanta       Since…
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Announcing Our Second Keynote- Miranda Kerr

Miranda Kerr joins our keynote line-up at the 10th Design Influencers Conference! Best known for her celebrated career as one of the world’s most influential and respected models, after almost two decades in the fashion spotlight Miranda Kerr has transitioned from the runway to the boardroom and become a successful businesswoman and entrepreneur as the…
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Top Ten Questions Design Influencer Conference Attendees Ask

“Is the March 2020 San Francisco Design Influencers Conference programmed  for design influencers and brands actively involved in Influencer Marketing programs?” The answer is YES & NO! The defining and more relevant questions brands and attendees are asking themselves while signing up for the Design Influencers Conference now are: Top Ten Influencer Marketing Questions What…
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Alexa Hampton Keynoting in 2020

Iconic designer, master storyteller, and boisterously entertaining, Alexa Hampton is bound to enthrall us as one of our keynotes at the Design Influencers Conference!  Regularly named to Architectural Digest’s AD100 and House Beautiful’s Top Designer list, Alexa translates the classical principles of good design and decoration into some of today’s most elegant, enduring, and functional domestic…
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Why I Attended Design Influencers Conference

I launched my interior design firm in 2003 and after 15 years in business, the most successful source of new business remains my referral business. I know there is value to marketing via social media, but I just couldn’t get my head wrapped around whether the amount of time and effort was worth it. Taking…
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5 Reasons Interior Designers Use Ballard Designs

We love beautiful homes and believe everyone deserves a space that nurtures them and showcases their unique personality. As interior designers, you’re doing important work helping your clients create beautiful spaces, so we love when you use our pieces in your carefully curated spaces. While we know that designers use trade-only sources to bring distinctive…
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Style & Performance? Yes, Inside Out Performance Fabrics have it all!

  In the world of design, the creative ideas you show must have great style.  But when style and function come together, magic happens! Delighting your clients with ideas they never dreamed possible is what we strive for in our projects and content.  This is what inspired the creation of Inside Out Performance Fabrics! Inside…
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Design Influencers Toolkit: Partnering with the right influencer

Before partnering with an influencer for a marketing campaign, it’s important to be intentional about your decision and choose the right influencer. Here are our top tips for successful influencer partnerships.   Audience When it comes to audience, size isn’t necessarily always better. Plenty of influencers have an impressive audience size, but make sure to…
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Michel Smith Boyd Presenting in Influencer Track

We’re euphoric that we’ve just confirmed Michel Smith Boyd to present in the Influencer Track on a topic entitled, Business Guidelines and Responsibilities for Building and Leveraging Influence. Michel Smith Boyd has a golden track record for building influence through license and media deals. Michel will outline the path he took that led to robust demand…
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