October — Member News

Member Christy Ellis has been nominated for the Showroom Professional of the Year award by the DPHA. The Decorative Plumbing and Hardware Association (DPHA) is a national group of professionals in the Kitchen and Bath industry that provides members with guidance to improve sales skills and business practices, and keep their fingers on the pulse of new product introductions and updates and industry developments. The DPHA provides members with comprehensive education for the industry and first access to the latest industry news. The DPHA Annual Conference is one of the most important and largest events that bring together the three principal players in decorative plumbing and hardware: dealers, manufacturers and representatives. Winners will be announced at the conference in October, so stay tuned!

DIRTT was named the 2018 World Trade Center International Business of the Year by the Savannah Area Chamber of Commerce! This award recognizes companies that excel in international trade and acknowledges the importance of trade to the Savannah region’s economy.


JDH Decks & Fences has moved to a bigger and better, new location at 30 Bryce Industrial Drive in Savannah. This new location will allow them to have its own showroom for customers. Stay tuned for updates on its grand opening!


Anne K. Smith, FAIA, NCARB, of Lominack Kolman Smith, was awarded the National Council of Architectural Registration Board’s (NCARB) highest honor, the President’s Medal for Distinguished Service this summer at the organizations 2018 Annual Business Meeting.