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Fall Design Soiree

Presented by Studio Brand Collective

Wednesday, October 17, 2012 from 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM (CDT)

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Fall Design Soiree

Join Houston lifestyle interior designer, Ariana Smetana of artVIA, Madison Lily Rugs, and Carlo M. DiNunzio, AIA of Di Nunzio Lifestyle Architecture on Wednesday, October 17th, when they host a public event where guests can celebrate a fusion of contemporary and modern design and architecture. This event will start at 6:00 pm at the showroom of Madison Lily Rugs, located at 1727 Post Oak Blvd. Guests can expect to enjoy an evening of sushi, cocktails, treats and design. The goal of this Fall Soiree is to bring the general public, philanthropists, designers, art collectors, artists, and design enthusiasts together for a night of inspiration benefiting Prepared 4 Life/Lemonade Day Houston; a not-for-profit organization that through innovative, experiential programs seeks to prepare youth for life. The evening will also include a silent auction where all proceeds will benefit Prepared 4 Life/Lemonade Day Houston. To ensure a successful event, artVIA, Di Nunzio Lifestyle Architecture and Madison Lily Rugs have partnered with Houston magazine, Prepared4Life/Lemonade Day Houston, how do you roll? The Custom Sushi Shop, and Daniel A. Levitt, CFM at Merrill Lynch & Co., Inc.


Prepared4Life/Lemonade Day Houston – Founded by philanthropist and entrepreneur Michael Holthouse and his wife, Prepared 4 Life/Lemonade Day Houston is a not-for-profit organization that through innovative, experiential programs seeks to prepare youth for life. P4L is focused on building assets in children by integrating life skills, character education and entrepreneurship through their core initiatives - Lemonade Day and the Lemonade Day Experience.


How do you roll? The custom sushi shop is located at 914 Main St. in the tunnels.  You can find more information at www.howdoyouroll.com, or by phone at 6-SUSHI-ROLL. At hdyr?, customers get to pick their ingredients - from the wrap to the topping and literally everything in between, all while having their maki sushi roll made in front of them.


For general information about this event or for press updates, please contact Karee Laing of Studio Brand Collective at karee@studiobrandcollective.com. To learn more about artVIA, visit www.art-via.com and for more information about Di Nunzio Lifestyle Architecture, visit www.DiNunzio.cc. To view Madison Lily’s current inventory and to find out more about the company, visit www.MadisonLilyRugs.com. To learn more about Prepared4Life/ Lemonade Day Houston, please contact Houston Executive Director JC Perez at JCPerez@Prepared4Life.org or visit www.Houston.LemonadeDay.org. All RSVPs for this event can be sent to events@studiobrandcollective.com

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When & Where

Madison Lily Rugs
1727 Post Oak Blvd
Houston, TX 77056

Wednesday, October 17, 2012 from 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM (CDT)

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Presented by Studio Brand Collective

Studio Brand Collective is a full-service marketing and branding agency, which means that we offer a lot and ultimately, we work hard for you! Whether you're looking for an inspiring logo, powerful web presence or guidance from our experienced marketing and brand consultants, we're here to help. Marketing is often incorrectly defined within the narrow context of advertising or selling, but in fact marketing is essential for delivering your company's objectives and growing your business. 

We identify marketing solutions that deliver a return on your investment with the goal of exceeding your expectations - and without the jargon. Our tailored marketing services include; marketing strategy and managing innovative campaigns and promotional plans from online marketing to brand management and social media.


Our deep understanding of brand positioning and advisory approach to each client sets us apart. Our strategic design expertise spans from brand placement and management, to visual identity, collateral creation and interactive design. Our  shared philosophy is centered around the notion that all brand touch points must be aligned in order to achieve full brand potential.

About The Instructor - Karee Laing

Karee Laing, Houston marketing and branding consultant
After working for Laura U as the Director of Marketing and Communications for almost three years, Karee started Studio Brand Collective where she helps creative professionals grow their businesses through employing consistent marketing and branding strategies. At Laura U, she was responsible for building a marketing department and directing the day to day execution of all marketing communications and brand building activities. 

She created a marketing strategy and along with her relationships in the media and business, she was able to develop creative solutions in the areas of public relations, retail promotions, advertising, marketing, and brand development. Prior to working at Laura U, Karee worked for several Fortune 500 and 100 companies working on corporate communications and marketing. She holds a Masters of Business in Marketing and a Juris Doctorate with a concentration in Business.

What others are saying!
"Whether you are considering a business solution for developing your branding, marketing or social media, Karee always seems to have an answer." Laurie Perez

Karee is a hard working, persistent and creative marketing professional in Houston. I have had the pleasure of working with Karee for several years and she never fails to deliver in all of these areas. She has many years experience in design, which has helped her create an idea and then follow through with the full design." Jennifer Cope

"Karee is amazing, she gets the job done and knows exactly how to help create new opportunities for businesses. She is passionate about what she does and you can tell." Mary Louise

"Comprehensive, insightful and very clearly communicated. A great introduction for anyone grappling with why they should allocate a budget to marketing." Mike McKibbin
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