2022 Gold Key Awards submissions now open

Submit your project for the Gold Key Awards for Excellence in Hospitality Design, the premier interior design competition for the hospitality industry.

BDNY 2021 brings 8000 industry professionals back to New York

Boutique Design New York (BDNY), the leading trade fair and conference for hospitality’s boutique and lifestyle design community, returned to a successful in-person event, November 14-15, at the Javits Center.

2021 Gold Key Winners and Finalists

Winners were announced on November 15, 2021 for the 41st annual Gold Key Awards for Excellence in Hospitality Design, the industry’s oldest and most prestigious awards program for hospitality interiors,


BDNY is the premier trade fair and conference serving the hospitality design industry. Held annually in New York City, the epicenter of all things design, it’s the ultimate sourcing experience for creators of hospitality experiences. BDNY offers a more personalized, more productive trade fair experience for the hospitality design industry and has fast become one of the largest, buzziest, and most important events on the industry calendar. Spots are filling up quickly you don’t want to miss this!

Women Leaders: Speak Up! (But Do This First)

The speakers for this year’s Boutique Design Power Players: Women Leaders in Hospitality Breakfast and Panel Discussion kicked off day two of the BDNY conference with words of wisdom for fellow females navigating the still male-dominated world of hospitality owners and developers. (Along with some funny and not-so-funny stories from their years in the industry.) […]

2019 Gold Key Awards Finalists Revealed

Finalists have been announced for the 39th annual Gold Key Awards for Excellence in Hospitality Design, the industry’s oldest and most prestigious awards program for hospitality interiors, sponsored by Boutique Design magazine. The 2019 Gold Key judges selected these standout projects from a highly competitive field of more than 430 submissions from design firms around the world. Winners […]

Unlock Your Potential

The Gold Key Awards for Excellence in Hospitality Design is one competition where each entry can have major ROI. Every submission is reviewed by an esteemed panel of dream clients and industry influencers, from leading brands with mega pipelines to the hottest up-and-coming hoteliers. The masterminds behind the winning designs will take center stage at […]





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BLLA announces name change

At its Boutique Hotel Investment Conference in early June, the Boutique & Lifestyle Lodging Association (BLLA), an association partner of BDNY and BDwest, announced its name change to the Boutique & Lifestyle Leaders Assn. The conference, w