Deadline: March 1, 2024
It's time to enter the 15th Annual Showroom of the Year Awards! It's a big anniversary for Showroom of the Year, and you'll want to be part of it!
What has your lighting retail showroom done for you lately? This year, why don't you let it win you an award!
Have you expanded or re-merchandised? Have you added new categories? Have you done something special in your community? Initiated a new marketing campaign that has taken your showroom to the next level? Created a special program for your employees?
We know that retail doesn't remain static, and you're constantly doing things to elevate your business! This year get rewarded for your efforts! Enter the Showroom of the Year Awards and showcase the best in lighting retial!
Industry members: know of a lighting showroom that fits the criteria and 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
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 firstname.lastname@example.org or Managing Editor Gianna Annunzio at email@example.com.