• September 19th Leaders Breakfast 2014 – Meet Todd Henry, Our Keynote Speaker

      “Create fiercely, love well and die empty” Why do we do what we do? And what unaccomplished achievements would haunt us at the end of our lives if not brought to fruition? These are the main questions that Todd Henry asks in his book “Die Empty: Unleash Your Best Work Everyday”. “Die Empty” raises […]

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  • NeoCon 2014: Vitra

    June 16, 2014 This year at NeoCon, North America’s largest design exposition and conference for commercial interiors in Chicago, Vitra showcased a selection of recent project successes in the US, highlighting key products. In order to being the products to life, Vitra’s showroom environment was turned into an office environment with key products from nine different Vitra projects. […]

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  • Neocon 2014 recap: 3form

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  • NeoCon 2014: Kimball Office Reimagines the Workspace

    At this week’s NeoCon in Chicago, Kimball Office launches an array of new collections and a refreshed brand strategy at its Chicago showroom. Kimball Office’s new launches work in harmony with the company’s robust product offering, providing solutions for almost any work environment. With the aim of creating a flexible, customizable workspace, this year, the Kimball Office design team has taken a fresh […]

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  • Open Plan

    The modern workspace is calling for a diverse environment that allows people to work multiple ways. Collaborative areas can be almost anywhere in the workspace. Think Tank zones are enclosed designed for strategy sessions, one-on-one meetings or phone conversations. Informal collaborative and meeting spaces use lounge furniture for a more relaxed atmosphere encouraging creativity. Continue Reading
  • June 16th IIDA Los Angeles Membership Mixer

    The IIDA Los Angeles Summer Membership Mixer is a chance to celebrate the design community, letting current IIDA members network with future members. Enjoy and evening of food and drinks while checking out Downtown LA’s newly remodeled co-working space, The HUB LA. FREE for IIDA members and non-members! Click here to view the full flyer. […]

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  • Kimball Office Reveals Advanced Thinking Workplace Concepts During Neocon 2014

    Kimball Office, a leader in sustainable office furniture products, launches an array of new collections and a refreshed brand strategy at its Chicago showroom during NeoCon. People-centric design and a rapidly evolving workplace are key topics in the company’s design and product strategy, as is evident in this year’s Kimball Office Chicago showroom and promotional […]

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  • Folio™

    A comprehensive program that brings occasional, café, conference, collaboration, training tables and storage to life.

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  • Kimball Office Welcomes Mike Donahue as Vice President of Sales

    Kimball Office would like to welcome Mike Donahue as its new Vice President of Sales. He will begin Friday, June 6, and will be with the company at its Chicago showroom during NeoCon. “Mike is a senior sales executive who brings Kimball Office many years of success in national sales management with a proven expertise […]

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  • Kimball Office Welcomes Donahue as Vice President of Sales

    Kimball Office would like to welcome Mike Donahue as its new Vice President of Sales. He will begin Friday, June 6, and will be with the company at its Chicago showroom during NeoCon. “Mike is a senior sales executive who brings Kimball Office many years of success in national sales management with a proven expertise […]

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  • VERITY by FRIANT

      Verity and daylighting together can bring increased health, productivity and energy savings to a workplace. As a benching system, Verity doesn’t fit into the average cubicle setup. Rather than separating space with tall panels, it welcomes the use of natural sunlight and offers privacy in the form of low dividers such as fabric or […]

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  • Working Wardrobe

    About Working Wardrobes Working Wardrobes empowers men, women, veterans and young adults overcoming difficult challenges to confidently enter the workforce and achieve self-sufficiency. We provide career assessments, skills training, career development services, job placement assistance and professional wardrobes in an environment of dignity and respect. Visit Website Sign up for our newsletter Start A Project [...] Continue Reading
  • IIDA 2014 SPRING SPEAKER SERIES

    “A great insight into the history of design visualized through photos of Carl Gustav’s travels.” said Susan Zale Steinlauf Senior Account Manager of United Interiors. After the lecture there was a short tour of three floors at the Law Firm, Morrison and Foerester , that featured Steelcase furniture. If you missed last nights talk, you […]

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  • Designed to balance open space with visual privacy. by Friant

    by Paul Friant As panel-dependent workstations decline, the key challenge facing the office environment is how to provide a work environment that is both collaborative while providing the individual with a warm, comfortable space for focused attention. Balancing open space and visual privacy is so crucial in today’s work environment and that is how our […]

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  • IIDA L.A. City Center Monthly Meeting at Kimball Office May 21st, 2014

    Join us for our May monthly meeting to learn more about IIDA and network with industry members! We will be discussing upcoming events, volunteer opportunities, and more all over Wine and Cheese! IIDA meetings are opened to all who want to get more involved! Feel free to invite your co-workers and industry friends! Hope to […]

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  • Pomona Valley Hospital Medical Center – Emergency Department Expansion

    gkkworks completed a complex Emergency Department expansion within a tight 60-day construction period. Completing the project within this compressed construction schedule was made possible by the careful planning and teamwork of the architectural and construction teams. Phase I is now occupied and in use, and gkkworks is proceeding with the design of the next phase […]

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  • NeoCon 2014 Global Total Office

    Must See. Global at NeoCon 2014. Visit their showroom to see Global’s “Ideas That Inspire”. 10th floor Suite 1035.

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  • Kimball Office Announces Sales Leadership Promotions

    Kimball Office General Manager and Kimball International Vice President Mike Wagner has announced two key promotions in the company’s sales leadership. Joe Roberts has been promoted to Kimball Office’s new Director of Sales for the East. He will provide direction, support, and motivation to sales associates, dealers and key influencers in an effort to drive […]

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  • Kimball Office New Product Preview Neocon 2014

    BYOD featured above Kimball Office will be introducing several new products during NeoCon 2014. Here is a sneak peek at a couple of these new introductions…There is much more to come! Xsede BOYD Everything You Wish   Follow United Interiors’s board NeoCon 2014 on Pinterest.

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  • CALIBRE AWARDS 2014

    United Interiors is honored to be nominated this year for a Calibre Award 2014 for the Brighter Collective Project. 2014 Calibre Awards   The Calibre Awards recognize and honor the excellent work of project teams that have exceeded the expectations of our profession to bring interior design to life. The Calibre Awards honor the true [...] Continue Reading
  • Kimball Office Helps Coordinate First IIDA Women’s Roundtable in Pittsburgh

    Rebecca Williams-Thomas, a Kimball Office Market Sales Manager located in the Pittsburgh suburb of Glenshaw, Pennsylvania, wanted to host a unique event for the A&D community–something more than a simple meet and greet with wine and cheese. She wanted something that brought together designers of all ages, and share Kimball Office’s ideology and products. By […]

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  • Market Trends

    by Director of A+D Strategies, Kimball Office At the present time all eyes are on the Bay Area. Companies across the United States and Europe are studying the corporate models of technology companies headquartered in Silicon Valley. A new workplace is emerging. Strongly influenced by new technology, a start-up mentality, and the introduction of a […]

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  • BIFMA and the HPD Collaborative Form Partnership

    article source The Business and Institutional Furniture Manufacturers Association (BIFMA) and the Health Product Declaration (HPD) Collaborative have formed a partnership to develop a standardized chemical identification, assessment, and disclosure protocol for the office furniture industry that also aligns with the ANSI/BIFMA e3 Furniture Sustainability Standard and level® Certification Program. “We need to unite the […]

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  • National’s report on their social and environmental commitments

    National is happy to announce the release of National’s 6th report on their social and environmental commitments. Glance through it and you’ll learn about the energy, waste and water reductions they have achieved in 2013, along with superior safety achievements, community-minded accomplishments, and more. We invite you to read about National; a company intent on […]

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  • Winner of the Breakthrough Colorist Award! IIDA OC’s City Center Haute Couture Fashion Show 2014

    Each year, the International Interior Design Association (IIDA) Orange County’s City Center Haute Couture Fashion Show features a cohesive theme. Using the theme as inspiration, architects, designers, and students create custom outfits designed using typical interior design finish materials. This year’s theme was “Color Theory, A Celebration of Color,” featuring the fashion and design industry’s [...] Continue Reading
  • Saddleback College Library | Case Study

    Saddleback College’s aging library building was inefficient for modern researching methods utilizing technology as the primary tool. Saddleback’s goal was to transform their dated library into a vibrant facility that provided a diverse learning landscape. Enrollment was increasing significantly, and Saddleback needed to maximize their available floor space.

    Room Types
    Open Plan, Lounge Areas,Conference, Private Office

    Square Footage
    81,000

    Furniture Lines Used
    VillaTM, EventTM, Footprint®, Fundamental Files®, Fluent®, Traxx®, CamposTM, Adagiato®, Conferencing Solutions, Xsite®

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  • Hum. Minds at Work.®

    An open plan solution designed for individual focus, collaborative tasks, and everything in between. Creating environments that work the way our minds work, Hum can take you from individual to team without disruption. It encourages creative and critical thinking. It provides a better work experience, resulting in better performance.

    The Hum.Minds at Work Research Book (under Documents) is designed to function as a tool for those charged with the task of creating and maintaining high performance workplaces. Its role as a communication piece is to provide evidence of the investigation, exploration and design process that led to the development of the Hum product. This book provides insight into the specific product development of Hum. Minds at Work. and key drivers, including the changing nature of work and cognitive ergonomics.

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  • Happy St. Patrick Day

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  • Princess Nora bint Abdulrahman University

    Princess Nora bint Abdulrahman University, is an amazing project that we where proud to be a part of. Princess Nora University is a women’s university in Saudi Arabia and largest women-only university in the world. It is composed of 32 campuses across the Riyadh region and a new library capable of holding 4.5 million volumes. […]

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  • Pablo awarded 2014 ASID "Best of the Best" in Lighting

    February 2014 The American Society of Interior Designers Metro NY Chapter has chosen Pablo for its 2014 Winter Best of the Best Award in the Lighting Category. Thank you to all ASID members, particularly of the Metro NY chapter, for recognizing our line with this prestigious award. Pablo also wishes to congratulate fellow award recipients […]

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  • Pablo awarded 2014 ASID “Best of the Best” in Lighting

    February 2014 The American Society of Interior Designers Metro NY Chapter has chosen Pablo for its 2014 Winter Best of the Best Award in the Lighting Category. Thank you to all ASID members, particularly of the Metro NY chapter, for recognizing our line with this prestigious award. Pablo also wishes to congratulate fellow award recipients […]

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  • Fluent by Kimball Office

    Adapt to changing floor plans with Fluent’s configurable components. Complement contemporary spaces with varied surface material options that coordinate with Kimball Office’s existing products.    [button size=’large’ color=” background_color=” font_size=’12’ line_height=’12’ font_style=’normal’ font_weight=’900′ text=’request more information’ link=’http://www.uiinteriors.com/wordpress/index.php/contact/’ target=’_self’] [top_area_line background_color=’white’ full_width=’yes’]   [/top_area_line]

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  • Transcend by Kimball Office

    Expand your creative freedom without compromising your image or budget, with Transcend’s elegant styling. [button size=’large’ color=” background_color=” font_size=’12’ line_height=’12’ font_style=’normal’ font_weight=’900′ text=’request more information’ link=” target=’_self’] [top_area_line background_color=’white’ full_width=’yes’]   [/top_area_line]

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  • Your Work. Your Way. Kimball Office

    Typologies In the evolving office furniture landscape, the only certainty is change—now more than ever, the world is, truly, your office. It’s critical that we put products in place that enable you to do your work, your way. New resources, new technologies, and a more transient work force bring with it new ways of working. […]

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  • IIDA’s 2014 Industry Roundtable: People, Place & Work

    The IIDA Board of Directors, IIDA Corporate Members, and senior design professionals from the A&D community gathered in January to participate in IIDA’s Industry Roundtable 17. This year’s focus was People, Place, and Work: Analyzing the Critical Factors That Effect How We Work and How We Manage   Download the full report here

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  • Learning is the work students do: Applying lessons learned from workplaces to learning spaces. CEU

    .1 CEU credit - 1 hour Subject Code: Design Specialties: Institution: Education Designation: Interior Design: Design trends Disruptive changes in technology have enabled changes in behavior and space use. Increased mobility, emphasis on cooperation and interactivity are changing how we work, learn and live. Billions of dollars have been spent conceiving and developing workplace solutions [...] Continue Reading