Healthcare Design will join its sister publications Hospitality Design, design:retail, Environments for Aging, and Contract in the launch of Women in Design, a cross-platform program set out to acknowledge and honor some of the most influential women in the magazines’ respective industries.

On Tuesday, Oct. 30, in New York, join the editors of those top B2B design publications for a special luncheon celebration in honor of this year’s award winners. The luncheon will take place at the 1 Hotel Brooklyn Bridge and include a keynote presentation from Barbara Bradley Baekgaard, cofounder of Vera Bradley.

The 2018 Women in Design honorees are:

Jane Rohde
Principal, JSR Associates

Robin Guenther
Principal, Perkins+Will

Suzen Heeley
Executive Director, Design and Construction, Facilities Management Division, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Deborah Berke
Partner, Deborah Berke Partners

Ava Bradley
Creative Director and Global Senior Vice President of Design, Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants

Lauren Geremia
Principal, Geremia Design

Dina Griffin
President, Interactive Design Architects

Cindi Kato
Vice President and Global Retail Business Development Director, CallisonRTKL; President, PAVE Board

Margaret McMahon
Senior Vice President, Managing Director, Wimberly Interiors

Roya Sullivan
National Director, Window Presentation, Macy’s

For more information and to purchase tickets to the luncheon, please visit