The NKBA Design + Industry annual competition recognizes excellence in design and execution.
Amid the glitz and glamour of the Las Vegas Strip, nearly 1,000 industry leaders, design professionals, VIPs and media attended the highly anticipated National Kitchen & Bath Association (NKBA) Design + Industry Awards on January 20, 2020, at the Encore Resort. Held annually, these awards shine a spotlight on the design professionals whose work is raising the bar in kitchen and bath design. Each is a measure of excellence for this corner of the interior design world. Celebrity designer and lifestyle expert Kelli Ellis hosted the ceremonies, handing out more than 40 awards during the evening, including the design and independent showroom honorees. Congratulations to this year’s winners!
OUR BETTER ANGELS
By Jonathan Reckford
Jonathan Reckford, CEO of Habitat for Humanity, has seen firsthand how the power of building – whether homes or hope – can improve lives and communities. In his new book, OUR BETTER ANGELS: Seven Simple Virtues That Will Change Your Life and the World, he presents seven timeless virtues that he believes can change the world – kindness, community, empowerment, joy, respect, generosity and service. He also shares inspiring and uplifting stories of the everyday heroes he’s met working with Habitat for Humanity who embody these virtues. Former President Jimmy Carter provides a moving and very personal Foreword.
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About The Author
Jonathan Reckford has served as chief executive officer for Habitat for Humanity International since 2005. Under his leadership, the global housing organization has grown from serving 125,000 individuals per year to more than 8.7 million people in 2018 alone. A graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Reckford earned his MBA from Stanford and went on to managerial positions at various Fortune 500 companies. Reckford also served as executive pastor of Christ Presbyterian Church in Edina, Minnesota.
Publisher: St. Martin’s Publishing Group