BizBash Announces The Top 40 Event Designers In North America

This list debuted in a new dynamic digital magazine focusing on event design

New York, NY—April 7, 2017—Today, BizBash announced its list of Top 40 Event Designers in North America. From minimalist masters to specialists in maximalist looks, this list highlights event designers who are truly making an impact by creating immersive environments that capture attention. This impressive group, which are behind events that include high-end galas, benefits, product launches, and influencer events, sets the trends that are pushing the event world forward.

"The creativity, originality, and strategic thought that these event designers show in their work sets them apart from the pack," said Beth Kormanik, executive editor at BizBash. "They are creating events that anyone would love to go to, including our 'seen-it-all' editors, who were truly impressed by their work. We congratulate them and invite readers to discover their designs in the pages of BizBash."

The Design Issue was released in an all-new format and is the first BizBash magazine designed exclusively for a digital platform. Offering a dynamic format with embedded videos, slide shows, and animations throughout the magazine, this new release allows for stories to be presented vertically, creating a more appealing and interactive reading experience.

The Top 40 Event Designer List includes: Andre Wells from Events by Andre Wells, Andrew Stevens & Kim Swift from We Came in Peace, Bill Heffernan from HMR Designs, Bryan Rafanelli of Rafanelli Events, Colin Cowie from Colin Cowie Lifestyle, David Beahm of David Beahm Experiences, David Monn from David Monn L.L.C., David Stark of David Stark Design and Production, Javier Velarde of Triton Productions, Jes Gordon from Proper Fun, Karla Dascal of Karla Conceptual Event Experiences, Matthew David Hopkins of 360 Design Events, Melissa Andre of Melissa Andre Events, Mindy Weiss of Mindy Weiss Party Consultants, Shai Tertner of Shiraz, Tom Kehoe of Kehoe Designs, and Yifat Oren of Oren Co Design & Production.

The full list of the Top 40 Event Designers in North America can be found at:

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