Design San Francisco ended with the biennial Designers of Distinction Awards Luncheon. SFDC showrooms nominated over 140 interior designers for six coveted awards. A blind jury of industry experts judged the categories of Traditional Residential Design, Transitional Residential Design, Contemporary Residential Design, Creative Spaces, Hospitality/ Contract/ Office/ Retail, and Designer to Watch. Michael Boodro, the charismatic Master of Ceremonies and Dering Hall’s Chairman of Editorial and Strategic Initiatives led the event.
The winners of each category are:
Residential | Traditional: Tucker & Marks, Inc.
Residential | Transitional: Tineke Triggs
Residential | Contemporary: Kendall Wilkinson Design
Residential | Creative Spaces: Eden Wright Design
Hospitality | Contract | Office | Retail: BAMO
Designer to Watch: Martin Kobus Home
Kendall Wilkinson of Kendall Wilkinson Design thanked the design community when she accepted the award for Residential | Contemporary. "Growing up in San Francisco I attended Designers on Parade with my mother designer Alice Wiley. This award means a great deal to me," she said.