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2014 Chicago Leaders Breakfast



Date: October 10, 2014 7:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Venue: Hilton Chicago, 720 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60605

Speaker: Neri Oxman, Sony Corporation Career Development Professor and Research Group Director at the MIT Media Lab

HonoreesHolly Hunt, President and CEO of HOLLY HUNT

 

Neri Oxman, 2014 Keynote Speaker

Neri Oxman, Sony Corporation Career Development Professor and Research Group Director at the MIT Media Lab

Neri Oxman, is an award-winning designer who looks to nature for practical design solutions. Featured on the cover of Fast Company's 100 Most Creative People in Business issue (2009), Oxman transcends the boundaries between art, science and environmentalism. Oxman's goal is to enhance the relationship between the built and the natural environment by employing design principles inspired by nature and implementing them in the invention of digital design technologies.
 


 


Thank you to the Leaders Breakfast International Benefactors.


Leadership Award of Excellence Honoree

 

Holly leads HOLLY HUNT, the company, as President and CEO and is intimately involved in design and creative work. In 1983, Holly began in the interior design business by buying a small showroom in Chicago’s Merchandise Mart, which she filled with the best-of-class luxury designer collections. She subsequently extended her reach into all major U.S. markets.

The HOLLY HUNT brand has become the premier design and distribution entity for high end interior furnishings in the country. Recently, she has expanded internationally with showrooms in Brazil and London. Home & Garden magazine recognized HOLLY HUNT as the Top Showroom in their Best of the Best awards three years in a row. Holly Hunt Enterprises was also bestowed the IIDA Titan Award, which recognizes outstanding service to the Interior Design profession by a design-related individual, company or organization.