Jul 18 2012
Thermador Selects Kitchen Design Challenge Regional Winners
The luxury appliance brand chooses eight finalists who will travel to Southern California to compete for national prizes worth $60,000
IRVINE, Calif. (July 18, 2012) — After judging some of the most inspiring Thermador kitchen designs in the country, Thermador (http://www.thermador.com) has selected eight regional winners for its Thermador Kitchen Design Challenge, where two national grand prize winners will receive up to $20,000. Each of the eight regional winners has been awarded a $5,000 prize and an expense-paid trip for two to Southern California for a celebration weekend at the new Thermador Design and Experience Center, as well as a chance to win the national grand prize.
Of the eight regional winners chosen among hundreds of entries, Thermador will select grand prize winners from two categories — Traditional/Transitional and Contemporary/Modern — who will receive an additional $20,000 prize each. A pair of runners-up also will be named to receive a $10,000 prize.
“This contest presents the perfect opportunity to showcase some of the foremost Thermador luxury kitchens in the nation, while honoring today’s most discerning trade professionals who have helped make the Thermador brand the centerpiece of America’s finest kitchens,” said Zach Elkin, director, brand marketing of Thermador.
The Thermador Kitchen Design Challenge invites professional kitchen designers, builders and architects to enter their most impressive kitchens equipped with Thermador appliances.
Thermador Kitchen Design Challenge regional winners:
Southern: Jennifer Rowe, CKD, Kitchens Etc., LLC
Southwest: Morgan Keister, Morgan Kofron LLC
Distributor: Justin Parker, Prestige Mouldings & Construction
New England: Jamie Nicholas, Jamie Florence Designs
Mid-Atlantic: Jeff Brown, J.S. Brown & Co. Inc.
Central North: Aimee Nemeckay, Susan Fredman Design Group
Central South: Tamie Glass, Tamie Glass, Inc.
New York: Derek Byler, Heart of the Home Kitchens
To see each of the winners’ kitchens, visit: http://www.thermador.com/trade/kitchen-design-challenge.
Thermador has been providing real innovations for real cooks for more than 75 years. The iconic line of cooking, cleaning, refrigeration and ventilation products remains committed to empowering culinary enthusiasts to be their best through continuous innovation breakthroughs – from the world’s first wall ovens and gas cooktops with the patented Star® Burner to a speedcooking oven that reduces cooking time by 50 percent.
Thermador is part of BSH Home Appliances Corporation, a fully-owned subsidiary of Bosch and Siemens Home Appliance Group, the third largest appliance manufacturer in the world. For more information, visit www.thermador.com or follow us on Facebook and Twitter at www.facebook.com/thermador and @ThermadorHome, respectively. For Thermador customer service, call 1-800-735-4328.