We are so excited to have a have our May Kitchen & Bath Meeting at the Lutron Experience Center in Irvine. 

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Meeting TOMORROW, May 16th

Tuesday, May 16th, 2016 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM PDT

NKBA's So Cal Chapter will meet on May 16th 2017 for an evening of networking, food and beverages, learning and more at Lutron's beautiful showroom and Experience Center in Irvine. This event includes a CEU.

Lutron Experience Center
2458 Dupont Drive. Irvine, CA 92612
(at the corner of Bardeen between Von Karman and Jamboree)

6:00PM: 7:00PM: Tour of the smart home, networking, food & drinks

7:30PM - 8:30PM: CEU Presentation and Product Description

8:30PM: Raffle Prizes

9:00PM: Closing notices


It's not too late! You can pay at the door without prior registration! We'd love to have you, even if it's last minute. 

Save the Date! June 20th, 2017 - Vinotemp

June 20th, 6:00PM - 9:00PM
16782 Von Karman Ave. Irvine, CA 92606

2017 Design Contest
Deadline has been EXTENDED until JUNE 2nd! 
Entries must be received by June 2nd, so mail them in advance to get them submitted on time! 

Save the Date: 2017 Design Awards Gala
Tuesday, September 19th

Mark your Calendars! 
The 2017 NKBA Design Awards Gala is Tuesday, September 19th, 2017

Invites will be sent electronically in keeping with the NKBA Pledge to be more green. Look to your inboxes in the coming months for your invitation!

More information will also be available soon on the NKBA Southern California Chapter website.

Member Updates, New and/or Renewed
Welcome our newest or renewest members! Our members LOVE to meet new members, and we want you to feel welcome and comfortable at our meetings! Let a Chapter Officer (or the first person you see) know that it's your first meeting and we'll get you feeling like an old timer in no time! 

  • Jim Lester 
  • Firaliz Francho
  • Maria Nicholson (Project Build Construction Group, Inc.)
  • Jore-Fabian Serna (Fullerton College)
  • Kamer Kosedag (South Bay Design Center, Inc.)
  • Mehra Mehren (Pacific Kitchen Bath & Flooring)
  • Negin Vafa (Saddleback College)
  • Carrie Allison (Fullerton College)
  • Lila Benally (Reliable Renovation, Inc.)
  • Julie Brayton 
  • Marcus McCall (Universal Design Solutions LLC)


  • Micheal Wall (Wall to Wall Builders, Inc.)
  • Joniel Barriga (Los Angeles Mission College)
  • David Start (Wright Industries)
  • Vitor Rodrigues (Spectrum Quartz)
  • Linda Tom (Linato Design)
  • Eloy Selles (Porcelanosa - Anaheim)
  • Patricia Denia (Porcelanosa - West Hollywood)
Not a member? Join today and experience the benefits!
Membership in the National Kitchen & Bath Association is a strong investment in the success of your business. Join the NKBA to increase your sales and profitability. Your entire company (all employees) can be covered by a membership for as low as $185 annually -

Here are just a few benefits of NKBA membership:
  • Access to consumer leads
  • Credibility of the NKBA logo
  • Ad templates & business forms
  • Local chapter meetings
  • Member discounts
  • Industry job boards
  • Professional certification
April Recap: Chapter Meeting

On April 18th

We had such a great time at the Kohler Signature Store! Thank you to all who attended and listened to David Doyle provide much valuable information on water, systems and conservation.

March Recap: Chapter Meeting
March 2017 Meeting Sponsor

On March 21st, 2017 we visited AG&M Marble who hosted our March meeting. We loved seeing the beautiful slabs on display, a delicious dinner and the CEU on Marble.

About the NKBA Southern California Chapter
The mission of the National Kitchen & Bath Association is to through the creation of marketplaces, networks and certifications, NKBA will inspire, lead and empower the kitchen and bath industry. 

Over the past 40 years, the NKBA has pioneered industry research, business management tools and set standards for design to conform with everyday living. NKBA provides a unique, one-stop resource for professional reference materials, seminars and workshops, distance learning opportunities, marketing assistance, design competitions, consumer referrals, job and internship opportunities and opportunities for volunteer leadership activities.

The NKBA Southern California Chapter is part of the Southwest Region #10. Zip codes beginning with: 900-912, 917-918, 922-929 are affiliated with the Southern California Chapter. If you are not in these zip codes but wish to be affiliated with the Southern California chapter please call the NKBA (800-843-6522) with your preference.
National Kitchen and Bath Association - Southern California Chapter
Email to Jennifer Beavers, VP-Communications ( communications@nkba-socal.org) to:
  • Submit industry events and news. 
  • Submit project photos of kitchens and bathrooms.
  • Submit ideas and suggestions.  
  • Join a Committee.
Email to Veronica Maldonado, VP-Programs ( programs@nkba-socal.org ) to:
  • Host a Meeting
Email to Nichole Cooper, VP-Membership ( membership@nkba-socal.org ) to:
  • Become a Member! Or find out about becoming a member!
  • Sponsor Design Contest
  • Sponsor Holiday Party
  • Other Sponsorship Opportunities!
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