Keith Granet, CEO of DesignersAxis and president of Granet & Associates, is an authority in licensing and product development in the interior design industry, Granet has helped celebrity designers like Barbara Barry, Thom Filicia, Timothy Corrigan and others build successful licensing programs. Granet’s DesignersAxis software, developed with Studio Webware, connects clients, designers, architects, showrooms and manufacturers in a cloud environment allowing for greater efficiency.
Joni Vanderslice, owner and president of J Banks Design Group, will share best practices for growing a profitable firm while enjoying a successful family life and being a community leader. Vanderslice received the 2013 ASID Dora Gray Award for Outstanding Designer of the Year. Her leadership and visioning abilities procured the firm’s titles as 2012 & 2009 Southeast Designer of the Year and the 2013 Gold Key Award for Outstanding Hospitality Design – Best Resort category.