The party of the year started with a champagne toast to the finalists. In less than an hour, iKOU was crowned 2017 Store of the Year! The Institute’s annual celebration of design took place May 23 at Current – Chelsea Piers. In all, the Institute handed out more than 30 awards for overall design and innovation. The Retail Design Legion of Honor inducted its latest honoree, Brian Shafley, RDI, ceo Chute Gerdeman . Our thanks to Mark Steele Photography for the images.
Due to the novel coronavirus/Covid-19, the Retail Design Institute has waived membership fees and dues through May 31, 2021 for new members. Stay informed, stay connected and receive all the benefits of Retail Design Institute membership through May 31, 2021. Please use discount code 2020free when signing up. *All prospective members will be vetted according to the Institute's stated membership criteria.