IFDA Announces Rising Stars of Design, Guy to Host

IFDA logoNEW YORK–The New York chapter of the International Furnishings and Design Association announced its 2013 Rising Stars of Design, to be celebrated at its Nov. 19 event to be hosted by luxury designer Christopher Guy.

Amanda Nisbet will serve as Master of Ceremonies, introducing and awarding this year’s interior design honorees: Jon Call of Mr. Call Designs, Joan Dineen & Alyson Liss-Pobiner of Dineen Architecture, and John Loecke and Jason Oliver Nixon of Madcap Cottage. Celebrating its diversity of membership and mission as the only all-industry design and furnishings association, IFDA will also be honoring a product designer for the first time: Gabriel Hendifar and Jeremy Anderson for Apparatus.

“Our Rising Stars are selected based on their innovative and unique visions and their commitment to the highest-quality craftsmanship, design and originality,” said Jessica Tolliver, president of IFDA New York. “We are delighted to be honoring such a talented group of designers.”