NKBA Rocky Mountain Chapter Newsletter  
April 3, 2015 

April Chapter Meeting   
Designing the Outdoor Kitchen
Presented by Karen Moyer in association with Designs by Sundown.  This presentation has been designed to educate architects, designers, contractors and installers about luxury outdoor kitchens and options for design and layout, for product specification, installation and proper use. By understanding these topics, building professionals will be in a better position to serve their clients and help create upscale outdoor spaces that greatly enhance a home's functionality, enjoyment and value.  Enjoy grilled appetizers on the Wolf outdoor grill and craft beer from a local brewery.

Thursday, April 23, 2015
Social Hour  5:30 -6:30   Presentation 6:30 pm
Roth Distributing
17801 E. 40th Avenue Denver, CO 80011

Do you have the project that could be the Home of the year?
Presented by Colorado Homes and Lifestyles - Deadline April 15, 2015

Home of the Year winners reflect the best building, architecture and interior design in Colorado. We invite both homeowners and design professionals to submit completed, privately-owned, previously-unpublished homes to this annual competition for publication in the June/July 2015 issue of Colorado Homes and Lifestyles.

Job Opening - Bell Home Solutions Seeks a Kitchen and Bath Designer

Bell Home Solutions is seeking a qualified, experienced, tech savvy kitchen designer with proven kitchen and bath design skills, and mad 20-20 or CAD abilities. The most qualified candidate will also possess an out-of-this-world work ethic and strong organizational habits, proving they can keep up with the needs of 5 outside Remodel Consultants. A background with plumbing fixtures and electrical/lighting is also critical as product sales is a significant part of the position as well.

There will be additional opportunities, such as having input on keeping our 8,500 square foot showroom ahead of  the latest trends. Candidates with a college degree in interior design, architecture or a designation from NKBA will be given higher consideration, but must be in combination with industry experience.

A drug free equal opportunity employer and a solid 4th generation family owned and operated business. Compensation includes a competitive wage with bonus potential and a very strong benefits package.

Click here to apply!
NKBA University Course Residential Green for Kitchens and Bath- April 7

Residential Green for Kitchens & Baths through NKBA University provides an informative view of green technologies and products for today's practicing designer. The participants in this class will learn to evaluate products effectively by applying a wide range of criteria that covers both environmental impact and occupant health. It will also cover green certifications, sustainable organizations and the relevance of green design in the current market.


Call for Entries - Deadline April 27!   
Peak Awards Design Competition & Gala 

Even if you didn't meet the early registration deadline there is still time to enter! Final deadline April 27.

 Click here for forms and information

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2015 Chapter Meeting Schedule 

May 28 - Francois & Co. - Designing to Disguise/John MacKenzie w/Xssentials

June 25 - Peak Awards Gala - Mile High Station

July 23 - Mountain High Appliance - Houzz : Technology for Storytelling: How to Reach New Clients and Engage a Global Community

August 27 - CAPCO - Vendor Resource Fair

September 24 - Specialty Appliance - Custom Luxury Kitchen/Karen Moyer

October 22 - Bell Home Solutions - Hardwood 101 - Tom Ruekert/Palo Duro

Thank you to our 2015 chapter sponsors for their support:


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