TranscendDesign – Be Inspired

Experience world class brands and designs with Baron, Deleon, Toumbakaris, and ASID NY Metro at NY NOW 



New York, NY—January 10, 2019 — NY NOW® brings
together world class designers and brands, including Robin Baron, Vanessa
Deleon, Francis Toumbakaris and ASID NY Metro at its Transcend Design feature
this February 3-6.

Transcend at NY NOW will demonstrate what inspirational
experience looks like, both as presented by exhibitors, as well as with several
spectacular on-floor installations. NY NOW brand ambassador, Robin Baron, of
Robin Baron Design, Inc. along with designers Vanessa Deleon, Francis
Toumbakaris, and well-known designers from ASID NY Metro will curate these
featured inspirational experiences within the HOME collection of the market.
The Transcend design experience will be filled with products from extraordinary
companies like; Lalique, Kartell, Lladro, Tom Dixon, Ercole, Atelier Swarovski,
Zanotta, Missoni Home, Ercole, Bungalow 5, Tommy Mitchell, Selamat and Mr.
Brown London and many more.

“I am delighted to present the Transcend Experience with
four unique installations, one designed by Vanessa Deleon, another by Francis
Toumbakaris, and a third one by select ASID NY Metro designers Kim Radovich,
Bjorn Bjornsson, Charles Pavarini III, and Elissa Grayer” said brand ambassador
Robin Baron. “The fourth Transcend Experience will be designed by me and my
design team. We hope to inspire your creativity and excite you about the show!”

Dynamic Transcend Talks, held on the market floor, will
feature free sessions dedicated to the business of interior design and the
inspirational experience on the retail level; how retailers are being
successful by combing retail and experience – RETAILTAINMENT. This winter’s
stellar line up of industry luminaries come from brands including: LISSONI,
Lladro, Zanotta, Robin Baron Design, Inc., Holiday House, Meagan Camp
Interiors, Lockwood, Social Chain, Gensler, Business of Home, Refinery29, etsy
and many more. Speakers will focus on the design and retail renaissance and the
importance of embracing this era of change and rebirth with actionable,
digestible advice that will see results.

Robin Baron is a celebrity interior designer, lifestyle
expert, and luxury home furnishings designer. She is renowned for her sense of
style and her high-profile clientele. Her new collections of home furnishings
will be exhibited at NY NOW.  Vanessa
Deleon is an award-winning interior designer that specializes in residential,
commercial and hospitality design. Deleon, and her team, are strongly committed
to quality work from concept to completion. Francis Toumbakaris leverages the
foundation of his artistic journey to combine an innate understanding for
space, light, form, and balance with his expertise and knowledge in construction
and renovations to flourish as an established interior designer. ASID NY Metro (The
American Society of Interior Designers) believes that design transforms lives.
ASID serves the full range of the interior design profession and practice
through the Society’s programs, networks, and advocacy. It is one of the
leading organizations in the interior design industry.

It’s an exciting time to be successful and thriving in
design and retail. Join us to experience and see what success looks like now
and learn how to live at retail renaissance NY NOW, this winter February 3-6,




About NY NOW

The winter 2019 edition of NY NOW®, the Market for Home,
Lifestyle, Handmade + Gift, will take place February 3-6, 2019 at New York
City’s Jacob K. Javits Convention Center. NY NOW features three comprehensive
collections — HOME, LIFESTYLE and HANDMADE — that encompass tens of thousands
of products in hundreds of product categories. For the first time, NY NOW
welcomes the co-locations of the winter market with the National Stationery
Show® and SURTEX®, which will take place during the same time, all under one
roof and in the same location. Attendees from all 50 states and nearly 70
countries worldwide are expected.

NY NOW is owned by Emerald Expositions, a leading operator
of business-to-business trade shows in the United States. The company currently
operates more than 55 trade shows, as well as numerous other face-to-face
events. In 2017, Emerald’s events connected over 500,000 global attendees and
exhibitors and occupied more than 6.9 million NSF of exhibition space.



•             The
official name of the market is “NY NOW.” Please do not use “NY Now,” “NYNow,”
“New York Now,” “the NY Gift Show” or the “NY Gift Fair” to refer to the


•             The NY
NOW winter 2019 market will take place Sunday, February 3, 2019 through
Wednesday, February 6, 2019 at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New
York City.


•             The
National Stationery Show® will be co-located with the NY NOW winter market and
will be located on Level 1 adjacent to the LIFESTYLE Collection.


•             SURTEX®
will be co-located with the NY NOW winter market and will be located on level 4
in the River Pavilion.


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