Meet Fu-Tung Cheng, Spring Study Group, KBIS Kudos,  New Logo, Home Show
News from NKBA Rocky Mountain  
February 2016 
Dear Members & Friends,

WOW! Your NKBA Rocky Mountain Chapter has an action-packed February planned for you!  Read on...

Melody Highman 
VP of Communications 
No Chapter Meeting in February however...| 

Join us for a Meet the Designer event featuring Fu-Tung Cheng at Specialty Appliance! Two dates, two locations.

Wed, Feb 24th, 5:30-8pm
Specialty Appliance 
New Showroom 
305 McCaslin Blvd., Suite 1 
Louisville, CO 80021

Thurs, Feb 25th, 5:30-8pm
Specialty Appliance 
Greenwood Village 
8775 East Orchard Rd. #805 
Greenwood Village, CO 80011

Spring Study Group for those seeking AKBD, CKD, CBD, Professional KBD

The first meeting will be held March 9th, 12:30-4pm at Granite Imports - 1301 South Platte River Drive, Denver, CO 80223.

The sessions will start at 12:30 PM and go until 4:00 PM each Wednesday for 12 weeks. There will be cramming a lot of material into these hours, so buy the necessary materials in advance. The first meeting will be one to get acquainted with the materials, reading assignments, and review application process. Each session will be important.

For those with questions prior to the first meeting, email Michael Luzier, CKD:
New Edition of the Kitchen & Bath Planning Guidelines

A new edition of the NKBA Planning Guidelines reflecting the 2015 International Residential Code was released at KBIS and is now available for purchase online in the NKBA Store.

Click here to Purchase.
The Colorado Garden and Home show is coming! Stop by the completely redesigned NKBA Booth - #149!

If you are attending the Home show, stop by the NKBA Booth and say hello! And tell your friends as well!

Discover the Rocky Mountain region's oldest, largest and most prestigious garden and home show - a nine-day spectacular event - where you can find inspiration from the latest ideas and trends in landscaping, gardening and home improvement. Enjoy the multitude of fragrances as you stroll through more than an acre of professionally landscaped gardens - 11 in all. Talk to representatives from more than 650 companies from 25 states and Canada. Visit with the region's gardening gurus and home improvement experts about the best ways to move your home and garden projects forward.

KBIS Recognition of Rocky Mountain Chapter Members 
To be a member of the Ambassador Club - a NKBA member must sign up at least five new members in any given year (use the NKBA form to qualify!). Thank you to Penny for signing up ten new NKBA members to date!

Jan Neiges, CKD was honored at KBIS 2016. She received the following awards for Ambassadors Club:   NKBA Ambassadors New Inductee

Penny Morrow was honored at KBIS 2016. She received the following award for Ambassadors Club: Pin Upgrade to 10

Brenda Howard of your chapter was honored at KBIS 2016. She received the following awards for Ambassadors Club: NKBA Ambassadors New Inductee

The NKBA is proud to announce the unveiling of its new logo - which took place during KBIS at the State Of The Association. The new NKBA logo will be rolled out across all platforms in the coming weeks and will culminate this summer with the unveiling of our newly designed website. Watch for the new Rocky Mountain Chapter version on our local materials!

Did you get a Best of Houzz 2016 Award? Let us know and we will give you a shout out in the next newsletter!

The Best Of Houzz is awarded annually in three categories: Design, Customer Service and Photography. Design award winners' work was the most popular among the more than 35 million monthly users on Houzz. Customer Service honors are based on several factors, including the number and quality of recent client reviews. Architecture and interior design photographers whose images were most popular are recognized with the Photography award. Winners will be announced globally throughout the month.

Thank you to our 2016 Chapter Sponsors!
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