Showroom of the Year Awards

showroom of the year judges bobby berk, melissa galt, caroline hipple
Meet our Showroom of the Year Judges: Bobby Berk, Melissa Galt and Caroline Hipple.

Meet the 2020 Showroom of the Year Judges 

Three expert judges will make selections for the 11th annual Showroom of the Year Awards, presented in partnership by Dallas Market Center’s Lightovation – Dallas International Lighting Show and…

2020 Light Stars Program Deadline Approaching

Dallas Market Center and its Lightovation—Dallas International Lighting Show will be closing nominations for its 2020 Light Stars program on March 1. This popular program enables lighting retailers…
Lights Fantastic Pro Showroom of the Year Awards
Enter to win Showroom of the Year Awards like Lights Fantastic Pro

Lighting Retailers: Don't Miss Your Chance to Be In the 2020 Showroom of the Year Awards! Enter by February 28

Start your New Year 2020 with the intention of getting some love this summer at the 11th Annual Showroom of the Year Awards. All you have to do is enter!  Let the lighting industry and your peers…

Call for Entries Opens for 2020 Showroom of the Year Awards

Entries and nominations are now open for the 2020 Lighting Showroom of the Year Awards! Now in its 11th year, the Showroom of the Year Awards are a collaborative program between Furniture, Lighting…

Dallas Market Center Announces Exhibitor Expansions and Debuts for Lightovation

Dallas Market Center has announced showroom expansions, debuts and relocations for the upcoming Lightovation show, set for Jan. 8-12 in 2020, concurrent with the Dallas Total Home & Gift Market,…
Renaissance Gateway
One of our features this month focuses on designer Lauren Rottet's design work at a cutting-edge airport hotel.

Watch the Subtle Synergies

I love it when an issue comes together. Not when the pages head to the printer (although that’s always a good feeling), but when the realization hits that the stories we’ve written, diverse as they…

10th Annual Showroom of the Year Winners Announced at Lightovation

This year marks the 10th Annual Showroom of the Year Awards, and the winners of this year’s competition took to the stage to receive their awards at a special reception at the Hilton Anatole,…
Showroom of the Year finalists 2019
Lights Fantastic Pro, Lewisville, TX

Meet Our 10th Annual SOTY Finalists: $5M and Up

Idlewood Electric, Highland Park, IL   Celebrating its 60th year in business in 2018 — plus receiving Women-Owned Business Enterprise accreditation — gives Idlewood Electric plenty to celebrate.…
Village Home Stores, Geneseo, IL Showroom of the Year
Village Home Stores, Geneseo, IL

Meet Our 10th Annual Showroom of the Year Finalists

Meet our finalists in the $2 Million to $5 Million and $5 Million and Up categories. 2019 marks 10 years of the Showroom of the Year Awards, and 10 years of honoring the best and brightest in…

Dallas Market Center Announces June 2019 Lightovation Programming

For four days this summer, Dallas will be the global center of inspiration and insights for the lighting business during Lightovation: Dallas International Lighting Show, held June 19 to 22. Inside…