Bienenstock Design Competiton Judge honored at IFDA’s Night of Luminaries

Libby Langdon, a successful furniture and interior designer, HGTV design show host, author and judge for the Bienenstock Design Competition was honored at IFDA’s 2012 Night of Luminaries.  Robin Gainey, Carolina’s Chapter IFDA President and Karla Webb, Carolina’s Chapter IFDA Secretary presented Libby with an engraved vase for her contributions to the design and home furnishings industry.  The top design students from North Carolina colleges were also recognized for their academic accomplishments receiving 2012 Rising Star certificates.  The student’s were presented with a one year student membership to the Carolina’s Chapter IFDA.  Karla Webb, Library Director at The Bernice Bienenstock Furniture LIbrary presented each Rising Star a gift.  Congratulations to each of these students for their dedication and hard work.  The following students were honored:

Dana Skelton – North Carolina State University Industrial Design

Rachel Harris – Randolph Community College Interior Design

Amber Woody – Meredith College Interior Design

Shannon Clinton – Salem College Interior Design

Cassie Bradfield, University of North Carolina-Greensboro Interior Architecture

Jessica Rose – High Point University Interior Design

Ariel Shockley – Appalachian State University Interior Design

Allison Carithers – Forsyth Technical Community College Interior Design

Ashley Sineath – Winthrop University Interior Design

About the Author

Karla Webb

Karla Webb

Library Director

Karla Webb, Library Director, has been associated with the Bernice Bienenstock Furniture for more than 20 years. She met Mr. Bienenstock as an intern in 1987 while selling books during the High Point Furniture market. She is a graduate of Randolph Community College with a degree in Interior Design. She is the Secretary for the Carolina’s Chapter of IFDA (International Furnishings and Design Association) and a member of WithIt (Women in the Home Furnishing’s Industry.)