Holly Hunt Named Keynote Speaker for METROCON16

Breaking News: Holly Hunt to be our Keynote SpeakerĀ 

2016.0208.Event.METROCON16.Keynote.Holly HuntWe are thrilled to report that Holly Hunt, CEO of Holly Hunt Enterprises, Inc., will be the METROCON16 Expo & ConferenceĀ Keynote Speaker.Ā 

A native Texan and Texas Tech University graduate, Holly has an eye for what is now and what is next. Known for a look that is consistently at the forefront of style and quality, HOLLY HUNT showrooms and collections lead the industry in luxury furnishings. The company designs, produces and showcases custom made product including indoor and outdoor furniture, lighting, rugs, textiles and leathers.

Holly has long been credited with raising the bar in interior design showrooms. HOLLY HUNT was voted the Top Showroom in the Best of the Best Awards voted by Interior Designers across the US all three years the award was given.

More information to come.

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We are developing “Leading Edge Learning” [LEL] Seminars just for you with topics that will lean toward business and professional development. For 2016 we will start with two 1-hour LEL Seminars, but if they are well-received, we could add more for future shows.In order to provide topics that would be of most interest to the most amount of people, the METROCON16 Committee needs your feedback via this survey. Thank you in advance for your input!


METROCON16 Call for Presentations: Have you submitted yet?Ā 

METROCON16Resolve to educate and inspire in 2016. Open up your brain and share it with our audience of interior designers and architects looking for information and credit hours.

What are we looking for?

  • A variety of topics to serve all design practice areas: corporate, education, healthcare, hospitality, institutional, multifamily, residential, and retail.
  • Topics with Health, Safety & Welfare [HSW], Barrier-Free [BF] and Sustainable Design [SD] content that qualify as CEPHs for Texas Registered Interior Designers and Registered Architects are in high demand.
  • Courses that are already approved by other entities such as AIA, GCBI, EDAC, etc., are also desirable.

Did you know?

  • Presentations do NOT have to be pre-approved by IDCEC [Interior Design Continuing Education Council] to be considered.
  • Speakers are welcome to submit more than one topic for consideration.
  • The DEADLINE for submissions is Wednesday, March 9 at 5:00 PM CST.



METROCON is the largest not-for-profit, self-produced, interior design-related regional expo and conference in the USA. The event is governed by volunteers from the Texas Oklahoma Chapter of IIDA and the Texas Chapter of ASID.

METROCON focuses on introducing new products and ideas to the Southwest regionā€™s community of interior designers, architects, facility managers, design students and other essential industry members.As METROCON is a not-for-profit entity, income from the event goes back to the chapters to fund valuable programming, scholarships, and other benefits for chapter members, as well as to allow the chapters to support their respective foundations and make donations to the charities of their choice.