Pacific Northwest Retail Design News

December 23, 2020

December 2020: From the International President

Season’s Greetings Members and Friends of the Retail Design Institute As the 2020 year draws to a close, we are reminded of the tumultuous time that […]
December 21, 2020

International Job Search Committee Formed

As retail industry job losses grow, a number of Institute members expressed a desire to give back — helping job seekers by serving on this newly […]
December 21, 2020

50th International Design Competition: Submission Portal Now Open!

Members and non-members are invited to enter the Institute’s 50th International Design Competition for projects opened in calendar 2020. From scanning headlines to online searches, the […]
November 4, 2020

Pacific Northwest Chapter Election Results 2020/2022 Term

The Pacific Northwest Chapter has elected new leaders for the term beginning November 1, 2020 through October 31, 2022. Lucy Baraquio, RDI, is Chapter president. She […]
March 3, 2020

PNW: February Membership Event Recap

February 20: Membership Drive and Appreciation Event The vibe was right for an entertaining evening with great people, networking, food and drink as well as an […]
March 3, 2020

PNW: January Event Recap

January 23:  How to Create a Timeless Retail Brand with Flora Delaney Institute members and guests enjoyed an interactive and engaging evening with Flora Delaney, author […]
October 23, 2018

PNW Event Recap: Light + Space in the Built Environment

Awesome event last night for a great group of Pacific Northwest Chapter members and guests at Western Neon, Inc.. Candidates currently on the ballot for our PNW […]
October 2, 2018

PNW Event Recap: Looking Good – Photographing Branded Environments

The art and science of photographing branded environments – and in particular retail stores – was thoughtfully examined this past week by guest photographer Mark Steele at […]
August 22, 2018

PNW Event Recap: PDX West End Walkabout

Hot, smoky weather did not spoil the fun at our recent Summer Retail Walkabout event in Portland’s dynamic West End neighborhood.  Attending members and guests gathered […]
July 29, 2018

PNW Event Recap: Living Landscapes

A brilliant full moon rising over The Seattle Chinese Garden was just part of Pacific Northwest Chapter’s recent spectacular summer evening event.  The topic was living […]
May 1, 2018

PNW Event Recap: Design Week PDX – Seriously Memes?!

Design Week Portland 2018 provided the perfect opportunity for our April Pacific Northwest Chapter member meet-up.  Attending RDI members were treated to IDL Worldwide’s fourth annual DWP […]
March 24, 2018

PNW Event Recap: Leisure Sports & Experiential Design

March 22, 2018:  Pacific Northwest Chapter members, along with a few “almost members,” enjoyed all that an evening of leisure sports can offer at ACME Billiards Bowling […]
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