IIDA Headquarters, Chicago, IL
Ken Wilson, FIIDA, FAIA, Envision Design, Washington D.C.
Date: November 5, 2015
Time: 7:30 a.m. – 10 a.m.
Venue: Presented during Buildex Calgary 2015 at BMO Centre Stampede Park
Calgary, AB, Canada
Honouree: Adele Bonetti, AAA, BID, IDA Fellow, FIDC, principal at Concetto Interior Design Ltd.
Chris Fields, Senior Brand Strategist, Twist Marketing
Chris Fields is an unconventional thinker who dares to be different and works to bridge the gap between average and exceptional spaces and places with respect to community building and branding. With 23 years of award-winning marketing, communications and economic development experience, Fields has worked in a consulting capacity, challenging his clients to think creatively and more aggressively about marketing and community building. Chris has worked in Alberta, British Columbia, and Ontario in areas of land development, architecture, radio, wind energy, promo products, oil and gas, healthcare, and travel. His educational and work experience represents a convergence of municipal governance, urban planning, economic development, and brand management.
Adele Bonetti, Principal of Concetto Interior Design Ltd., is an inexhaustible volunteer for IDA (Interior Designers of Alberta) and IDC (Interior Designers of Canada). She has served as a Council member of the IDA for more than 20 years, including six as President, Provincial Director and Treasurer of IDC, and was the Alberta representative on the IDC Restructuring Task Force. More recently, she served three years as IDA’s Director to IDC and was secretary in the final year of her Board term. She currently serves as Chair of IDC’s By-law and Policy Committee and is the IDA registrar. In 2010 Adele was named Downtowner of the Year by the Grande Prairie Downtown Association, and is a fellow of both IDA and IDC.