Event Returns to Chatham in 2021 – Conference Sold Out in 2019

Announcing New Dates: October 26-26, 2021 - Hosting a "Live and In-Person" Event Presenting Sponsors New England Home and Esteem Media are thrilled to announce that the 2021 Luxury Home Design Summit will return to the Chatham Bars Inn Resort in Chatham, MA on new dates, October 26-28, 20201 The inaugural event was held to a sold-out audience in 2019. "The event surpassed our wildest expectations and we were so pleased with incredible engagement from our New England luxury home design community as well as the national sponsors and attendees who participated from outside the New England region, " said Kathy Bush-Dutton, publisher of New England Home magazine

2019 Event Featured Both Industry and Outside-Industry Speakers in the Program

Alexa Hampton, Suzanne Kasler, and Timothy Corrigan joined the illustrious speaker roster which also included many renowned outside-industry speakers like Andrew Davis, Steve Miller, and Paul Moya. Attendees included principals and leaders representing the following areas: architecture,  interior design, landscape architecture, building and contracting,  showrooms, retailers, and suppliers serving the luxury New England design market, national luxury design brands aspiring to build relationships in New England design community, traditional media, bloggers, digital marketplaces, and PR, and Design Centers.   Luxury-Home-Design-Summit-2019 "The Luxury Home Design Summit is focused on helping the professional design community see both today's and tomorrow's inflection points while providing context for navigating them successfully," said Adam Japko, co-presenting event sponsor and founder of the Design Influencers Conference. " While many other design events are produced to help attendees optimize current business systems, continue design education, and hear design icons recant their journeys, the Luxury Home Design Summit is a serious education and networking forum for owners and leaders of professional design businesses hoping to build lasting enterprises with considerable value." Topics from 2019 conference included: -Claim Your Fame: How to Turn Passion and Personality into a Booming Business -Creating an Uncopyable Advantage -Luxury Design Marketing: The Media -Luxury Design Marketing: Marketing Solutions for Design Professionals -NextGen Family Leadership in a Transitional World -How to Live Tomorrow -Insights on the Housing Industry: Luxury Building, Remodeling, and Design -The Secret Sauce: Creating a Showroom Environment that Spells Success with the Affluent Customer -Primary Design for Second Homes: Exploring Similarities and Differences in Designing Second Homes for a Discerning and Sophisticated Marketing -Passion to Purpose -New England Powerhouse Panel -Forces of Nature: How to Master the Art and Science of Learning and Selling to Millennials and Beyond Registration is now open for the 2021 event so take advantage of the early bird rates!Luxury-Home-Design-Summit-2019 Photo Highlights  
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New England Home and Esteem Media to Co-Produce a New Event


  Boston, MA, November 12, 2018 --New England Home, with Esteem Media, the event organizer for the Design Influencers Conference, will launch and co-produce a new event to be held at the Chatham Bars Inn Resort and Spa in Chatham, MA, from May 19-21, 2019. The conference will offer high-level business content and relationship-building for principals and leaders of the luxury home design and construction -market in New England and around the country. The target audience will include architects, interior design principals, landscape architects and designers, builders, contractors, showroom owners, and suppliers who serve the luxury home market. Summit programming will help these professionals develop a stronger understanding of their market and community by providing face-to-face access to leading experts on innovation, affluent consumers, effective leadership, and maximizing performance. The conference will recruit speakers from both inside and outside the luxury home design industry as well as beyond the New England region with representative topics such as: --industry economic forecasts --emerging technologies that will affect disciplines within the industry --insights for improving social media and digital marketing footprints --how to work with the generational demands of millennials, gen X-ers, and baby boomers --exploring innovation from other regions of the country --navigating the ongoing changes in relationships and responsibilities among architects, builders, and designers --sharing insights on the successes and failures of running a small business In addition to the keynote speakers and the main general session, learning labs or roundtable discussions and a variety of social opportunities are also planned, to connect key influencers and industry leaders and promote active dialogue and problem-solving. “We reached out to the industry for their thoughts on the viability for this event as well as their insights and support. Then we assembled a group of key principals and influencers from New England’s luxury home design market and formed a phenomenal Advisory Board who will help us develop the content,” commented Kathy Bush-Dutton, publisher of New England Home magazine. “We are so appreciative for their participation and thrilled to be launching this unique conference here in New England.” Adam Japko, CEO of Esteem Media and founder of the Design Influencers Conference, added, “Based on the popularity and audience engagement for the many events that New England Home hosts throughout the year, we observed that there was a need for more high-level content and meaningful discussions within New England. Esteem Media, with its expertise in launching events and event management, is providing the resources to research the market, evaluate speakers and topics, and co-produce this conference.” Registration for the 2019 Luxury Home Design Summit is currently open for architects, interior designer principals, landscape architects and designers, builders, contractors, showroom owners and and luxury home goods suppliers at To learn more about exhibiting or sponsoring the conference, please contact Kathy Bush-Dutton at  For general conference inquiries, please contact


About New England Home New England Home,, is dedicated to showcasing the unique architecture, design, and building that defines the luxury home in New England.  From urban lofts to mountain retreats, from oceanfront compounds to suburban estates, New England Home presents the region’s finest work and resources to educate and inspire affluent readers and promote local talent. By building relationships among industry professionals and connecting them with a highly qualified audience of potential future clients, New England Home also helps assure the growth and success of the field.     About Esteem Media Esteem Media,, is home to leading national and local media brands in the luxury home design, gardening, and fine wine communities; focused on connecting professionals and consumers around their passions and businesses. Atlanta Homes & Lifestyles, the Design Influencers Conference, WineZag, Maine Home & Design, the Multifamily Social Media Summit, and New England Home leverage events, print media, social media, blogs, and digital marketing to promote community connection as the catalyst for their constituents’ commercial success.     About the Design Influencers Conference The Design Influencers Conference,,  now entering its ninth year and formerly called the Design Bloggers Conference, typically attracts more than 400 participants each year. The Design Influencers Conference is comprised of an audience of active design influencers, bloggers, luxury interior designers, architects, garden and lifestyle bloggers, suppliers to the home interior design industry, traditional media and PR companies who are actively creating content and relying on social platforms to build personal brands and businesses. It is a unique opportunity to connect with key influencers who write about home and interior design.
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