Showroom of the Year

2021 Showroom of the Year Award Winners
2021 Showroom of the Year Award Winners




Deadline: March 7, 2023

It's time to enter the 14th Annual Showroom of the Year Awards!

As a lighting retailer, have you expanded or re-merchandised your showroom, added new categories or created some other initiative that sets you apart? However you are creating a retail experience that makes you successful, you'll want to let everyone know. How? Enter the 13th Annual Showroom of the Year Awards to tell your story! Know of a lighting showroom that should be honored? You can nominate the best of the best as well. 


The Details and How to Enter

The Showroom of the Year Awards honor independent lighting retailers in North America and are presented by Furniture, Lighting & Decor and the Dallas Market Center, which hosts Lightovation twice a year in January and June. 

During the summer Lightovation, Showroom of the Year winners will be named in each of three dollar-volume categories:

  • Annual revenue under $2 million
  • Revenue under $5 million
  • Revenue $5 million and over

The winners are chosen from a field of five finalists in each category.

Winners will also be designated in three specialty award categories:

  • Outstanding Merchandising Display
  • Exceptional Community Involvement
  • Social Media Star

All finalists are eligible for the Specialty Awards.

When to Enter

The deadline for entries and nominations is March 7, 2023. Just click on the Enter and Nominate links here or at the top of the page!

Finalists will be announced in the May issue of Furniture, Lighting & Decor, and a panel of independent judges will then evaluate these finalists and select the winners. All awards will be presented at a Lightovation reception. 

Any questions about Showroom of the Year can be directed to Furniture, Lighting & Decor's Editor-in-Chief Diane Falvey at or Managing Editor Gianna Annunzio at