During market, we'll explore how home specialists can go virtual

The week of July 13 we will explore how designers, architects, landscapers and other home specialists can do business virtually. Every day we’ll preview what it would be like work on home project with an expert.

TUESDAY
7/14

WEDNESDAY
7/15

THURSDAY
7/16

FRIDAY
7/17

MONDAY, JULY 13

SPEAKER: 12 P.M. EST

Offering Virtual Packages & Consultations on Vishion Pro

Vishion Founder & CEO Sam Smith will discuss how home specialists can benefit from listing virtual packages on Vishion Pro+.

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PANEL: 2 P.M. EST

Creating and Promoting Packages with Virtual Services

Joseph Aldrich, Founder & Principal Consultant of the Cypress Group, will discuss strategies to create virtual services and updates needed to your website and marketing initiatives to see results.

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"DO IT WITH" AN EXPERT: 4 P.M. EST

"Do it With" a Professional Organizer

Have you ever wondered what it is like to work virtually with a professional organizer? Preview what you would get from a consultation.

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TUESDAY, JULY 14

SPEAKER: 12 P.M. EST

Billing & Accounting Strategies for Interior Designers

Justin Masonek, Owner of JBM Management, walks attendees through strategies on improving bookkeeping and the practices for your design business.

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PANEL: 2 P.M. EST

Pricing Strategies and Expectations in a Recession

Business strategist & coach for home interior professionals, Scarlet Thread Founder Michele Williams, will discuss pricing strategies and expectations in a recession, especially with the additional or new offerings like virtual packages.

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"DO IT WITH" AN EXPERT: 4 P.M. EST

"Do it With" a Landscape Architect virtually

For homeowners seeking more from their backyards, Landscape Architect Liz Pulver will share how her virtual consultations can help.

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WEDNESDAY, JULY 15

SPEAKER: 12 P.M. EST

COVID's Impact on Hotel Design and other Commercial Spaces

Levar Jackson, Founder of Visual Renaissance and Art Strategist, will walk attendees through strategies commercial spaces are deploying to address COVID.

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SPEAKER: 2 P.M. EST

Selecting the Right Color for Home Interiors

The Vishion team will discuss the colors that are trending right now and the science behind how colors can affect your environment.

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"DO IT WITH" AN EXPERT: 4 P.M. EST

Sherwin-Williams: New Colors & Going Virtual

Susan Wadden, director of color marketing at Sherwin-Williams, will showcase their newest color collection, taking questions about how the colors were selected and how you can now order their paint online.

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THURSDAY, JULY 16

SPEAKER: 12 P.M. EST

Using Consultations to Up-Sell and Create Referrals

Melissa Lind, founder and creative director of Dwelling Creative, will discuss how home specialists can use consultations and smaller, virtual jobs to up-sell and create referrals.

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PANEL: 2 P.M. EST

Workplace Safety: COVID Communication and Planning

A panel will discuss actions to work safety moving forward and how you can communicate the way interactions have changed due to COVID. Panelists include:

  • Deb Mitchell, Copywriter, Content Marketer & Brand Messaging Strategist
  • Meryl Siegman, Principal at A&D Business Strategies
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HAPPY HOUR: 4 P.M. EST

Virtual Market Happy Hour with Katie Gutierrez

Katie Gutierrez, Designer and Co-Founder of ERREZ Design, and Sam Smith, founder and CEO of Vishion, will host a happy hour to talk about cold hard cash; what gets in the way of making money in design and how to break the habits.

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FRIDAY, JULY 17

SPEAKER: 12 P.M. EST

Repositioning your high-touch business to thrive, even in a tough economy

Justine Clay, business coach for creative entrepreneurs and freelancers, will answer questions and give tips on ways home specialists can selling virtually.

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PANEL: 2 P.M. EST

What DIYers and Home Specialists can Expect from Vishion this Summer

During this session, Vishion founder and CEO Sam Smith will discuss what home specialists can expect from our tool this summer.

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About Virtual Market

We created Virtual Market to help the design community during COVID-19. See how you can take part.

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RECORDED VIRTUAL SESSIONS

Watch virtual sessions from previous Virtual Markets

Insights on Color & Design from Award-Winning Designer Maureen Stevens

Maureen Stevens, Owner of Maureen Stevens Stylings & Interiors, gives us her insights on color & design in an interview with Vishion founder Sam Smith.

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The New Language of Luxury

Sarah Parker Young, Luxury Marketing and Public Relations Consultant, discusses how designers and companies can navigate the current global climate by carefully choosing their words and subjects.

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Alternative Revenue: Making Money if Projects are Frozen

Katie Gutierrez, Designer and Co-Founder of ERREZ Design, discusses ways interior designers can make money even if projects are on hold.

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Accounting Responsibilities for Interior Designers

Justin Masonek, Owner of JBM Management, walks attendees through strategies on improving bookkeeping and the practices for your design business.

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Virtual Exhibit: An Inside Look at Industry West

Emily Aldridge, E-commerce Technical and Content Lead of Industry West, walks attendees through Industry West's newest product line and the changes they've made in a more virtual world.

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Strategies for Design Firms to Survive COVID-19

Sean Low, President of the Business of Being Creative, gives tips on ways small design firms can navigate the coronavirus pandemic moving forward.

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Changing designs of Public Spaces due to COVID-19

David Dewane, Director of Barker Nestor, walks through different ways designers and architects can change the design of public spaces in light of lessons from COVID-19.

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Virtual Project Management Tips for Designers

Jen Obermeier, Founder of Pro Organizer Studio, walks attendees through strategies on how to improve project management in a virtual world.

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Pivoting to a Fully-Online Design Business

Iquo Essien; Writer, Director & Business Consultant, walks designers through ways to adapt to fully-virtual to put the best first forward on virtual first impressions.

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