IFDA NY webinar Jul. 8: Conversation with Gary Inman about design legacies and mentoring
Wednesday, July 8th @ 11:00am
Gary Inman is an award-winning designer of products and interiors, an author, a public speaker, an educator, and a brand ambassador. His work has been published in The Washington Post, Traditional Home, Verandah, Elle Décor, House Beautiful, Hotel Design, Boutique Design, and many others. He is President and Principal of Gary Inman Interior Design, a Richmond, Virginia based firm designing Elegant Homes and Luxury Hotels for more than 25 years.
Gary’s design métier has included handbags, women’s evening wear, fabrics, lighting, rugs, glass, and furniture including his acclaimed collections for Moore Councill, Jonathan Charles, Frates Art Glass, Stark Carpet, and LebaTex. Gary is an Advisor for the High Point Market Style Spotters. He is editor of The Art of Fine Living, an online lifestyle journal, and is a popular guest on industry podcasts.
He is a board member the Bienenstock Furniture Library, the International Society of Furniture Designers, a member of the jury for the prestigious Pinnacle Awards, and sits on the Advisory Boards of High Point University and Ronati, the world’s leading E-Commerce site for antiques and collectibles. Gary also serves as the Brand Ambassador for Tomlinson Companies, a North Carolina based maker of luxury upholstery for more than a century.
The International Furnishings and Design Association (IFDA), founded in New York City in 1947 with 11 chapters worldwide, provides a professional forum for communication and interaction among its high-profile members. The IFDA, a not-for-profit volunteer-run association, also promotes career advancement and educational opportunities and is structured to increase public awareness of the furnishings and design industry through specialized programming, networking and service to the community.