Blog - Category Archives: IIDA

Leadership Open House

Leadership Open House Join the conversation, Raise the bar of Interior Design in Oregon Professional recognition in the state of Oregon for Interior Designers is a vibrant and active effort well positioned to introduce legislation in 2017. Making this a reality is up to leaders within this industry like you. Here is your chance to… Read More »

Advocacy 101 Training ~ Raise the bar of Interior Design

Hello IDC-Oregon Supporters, When you tell people you’re an Interior Designer, are you confronted with: • Being asked to help with bathrooms? Paint color? Pillows? • Explaining to your friends and family what you do on a regular basis? When you think about your future in the Interior Design Profession, do you think: • You’ll… Read More »

2015 IIDA Oregon Chapter Design Crawl

The 2015 IIDA Oregon Chapter Design Crawl is happening soon! Visit beautifully designed spaces and mingle with design professionals as you tour three Design Excellence Award winning sites! Learn more about this event that takes place on April 23rd. Sponsor this popular event! Register for your tickets today, this event sells out quickly!

IIDA Steps Up Advocacy Effort

Most have already heard about the article written this last month by Hilary Gowins in the Huffington Post. For those who have not, here is the link to her article called “Arbitrary Interior Design Regulations Hurt Entrepreneurs, Consumers” A rebuttal from IIDA on educating the public and Huffington Post, “A recent Huffington Post Blog entry… Read More »

Seven Things You Need to Know about Advocacy

A glimpse into IIDA’s recent blog post: Recently, we changed our name from “Government and Regulatory Affairs” to “Advocacy.” The IIDA Oregon Advocacy Committee (VP of Advocacy, Roberta Pennington, IIDA and Chair of Advocacy, Bethanne Mikkelsen, IIDA) will be your IIDA representative on the Interior Design Collaborative-Oregon’s (IDC-OR) board as well as inform you of… Read More »