Judging the Cliff Young LTD “2017 Contemporary-Modern Furniture Student Design Competition

65 Students entered the competition, from 24 colleges and universities including three foreign students from Egypt, Canada and Poland. The jidges now have all entries and will be reviewing the exquisite and detailed work these students have submitted. The students will be scored on their overall presentation, how well it meets the criteria as well as their essay and inspiration. We expect to have the results and make an announcement on the winner and runner(s) up in May.
The Judges are:
Nancy Wolford,Ph.D, IFDA Educational Foundation Advisor + educator
Leslie Young Zarra, Cliff Young LTD CEO
Caleb Anderson of Drake/Anderson
Michael Boyd of Smith Boyd Interiors
Tori Mellott, senior design + Marketing Editor with “Traditional Home”
The winning entry and runner(s) up will be displayed in the Cliff Young LTD showroom. Cliff Young will pay for the winner to travel to NYC to attend the September 14th, 2017 awards ceremony at “What’s New What’s Next: Gala and the Educational Foundation will present their $3,000 cash award. There is also a possibility that the winning entry may be put into production-under a separate agreement with Cliff Young LTD.