Alaska

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Alaska Stairlift & ElevatorAlaska Stairlift & ElevatorTue, Oct 10, 2017 @ 6:00 PM to Tue, Oct 10, 2017 @ 8:00 PM

Location:
Ferguson Plumbing
151 W 95th Circle
Anchorage 99515

NKBA BBQNKBA BBQWed, Aug 9, 2017 @ 5:30 PM to Wed, Aug 9, 2017 @ 8:00 PM

Location:
Ocean View Park
1200 Oceanview Drive
Anchorage 99515

Codes PanelCodes PanelTue, Jul 11, 2017 @ 11:00 AM to Tue, Jul 11, 2017 @ 2:00 PM

Location:
BP Energy Center
900 E Benson Blvd.
Anchorage 99501

Cruisin' with Benjamin Moore & CambriaCruisin' with Benjamin Moore & CambriaFri, Jun 2, 2017 @ 9:00 AM to Fri, Jun 2, 2017 @ 9:00 PM

Location:
Anchorage Train Depot
411 West 1st Avenue
Anchorage, Ak 99

Age ExplorerAge ExplorerThu, Apr 27, 2017 @ 6:00 PM to Thu, Apr 27, 2017 @ 8:00 PM

Location:
Allen & Petersen Appliances
3002 Seward Hwy
Anchorage 99503

A Designer's Perspective: Lighting A Designer's Perspective: Lighting Thu, Mar 2, 2017 @ 10:00 AM to Thu, Mar 2, 2017 @ 12:00 PM

Please join the NKBA Alaska Chapter and Alaska ASID Chapter for a .2 CEU morning event followed by a evening cocktail hour and lighting tour sponsored by the Alaska ASID Chapter and Brown's Lighting Gallery.

The morning event is qualified for NKBA and ASID CEU credits. 

Location:
BP Energy Center
900 E Benson Blvd.
Anchorage 99501

Holiday Happy HourHoliday Happy HourWed, Dec 7, 2016 @ 6:00 PM to Wed, Dec 7, 2016 @ 9:00 PM

Location:
Bayshore Club House
3131 Amber Bay Loop
Anchorage, Ak 99515

Outdoor Kitchens & LandscapingOutdoor Kitchens & LandscapingTue, Sep 13, 2016 @ 6:00 PM to Tue, Sep 13, 2016 @ 8:00 PM

Location:
Faltz Nursery
1401 Labar
Anchorage 99515
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Ultra Compact SurfacesUltra Compact SurfacesWed, Aug 24, 2016 @ 11:00 AM to Wed, Aug 24, 2016 @ 1:00 PM

Please join us for a topic discussion on Ultra Compact Surfaces by Allan Pattee with Cosentino and a lovely catered lunch by South restaurant

Come learn about a new leading product and enjoy some amazing food.  

Note: Please be prompt for we will start the meeting immediately. 

Location:
South Restaurant
11124 Old Seward Hwy
Anchorage 99515

NKBA AK Chapter Annual BBQNKBA AK Chapter Annual BBQWed, Aug 10, 2016 @ 5:30 PM to Wed, Aug 10, 2016 @ 8:00 PM

Location:
Ocean View Park
1200 Oceanview Drive
Anchorage 99515

Windows and DoorsWindows and DoorsWed, Jun 22, 2016 @ 11:00 AM to Wed, Jun 22, 2016 @ 1:00 PM

Join us as well learn the latest and greatest about trending window and door options. 

Refreshments sponsored by Joe Chavez. 

Location:
BP Energy Center
900 E Benson Blvd.
Anchorage 99501

Cutting Edge AppliancesCutting Edge AppliancesTue, Mar 15, 2016 @ 6:00 PM to Tue, Mar 15, 2016 @ 8:00 PM

Location:
Creative Kitchen Designs, Inc
750
Anchorage 99515

Home LoansHome LoansThu, Feb 18, 2016 @ 6:00 PM to Thu, Feb 18, 2016 @ 8:00 PM

Location:
BP Energy Center
900 E Benson Blvd.
Anchorage 99501

California Closets California Closets Wed, Jan 13, 2016 @ 6:00 PM to Wed, Jan 13, 2016 @ 8:00 PM

Location:
California Closets
12001
Anchorage 99515

NKBA Holiday MeetingNKBA Holiday MeetingThu, Dec 3, 2015 @ 5:00 PM to Thu, Dec 3, 2015 @ 9:00 PM

Join us in merriment as we induct and welcome in our new board officers for 2016 term.

We will be making centerpieces and wreaths for the holidays. Friends and family welcome! 

Location:
Dimond Greenhouse
1050 W. Dimond Blvd.
Anchorage 99515

Exciting Windows!Exciting Windows!Wed, Oct 21, 2015 @ 6:00 PM to Wed, Oct 21, 2015 @ 8:00 PM

Come and learn what’s new in the world of Window Fashions! Exciting Windows specializes in draperies, blinds, shades, shutters and more. Join your favorite NKBA’ers for an evening of education, food, demonstrations and FUN!
Location:
Exciting Windows!
1120 Huffman Road
Anchorage 99515

SEPTEMBER CHAPTER MEETINGSEPTEMBER CHAPTER MEETINGWed, Sep 9, 2015 @ 6:00 PM to Wed, Sep 9, 2015 @ 8:00 PM

Come join us and guest speaker, Denise Dick, CMKBD from the National NKBA.  She will be presenting, "Building Customer Awareness."  Learn what you can do individually and as a chapter to develop consumer awareness through your "sphere of influence" and develop more quality leads over time.  The presentation explains how customers form buying habits, offers steps for creating positive customer experiences, and provides tips on engaging in two-way customer communication.  

 

Denise Dick, CMKBD, has been active in the kitchen and bath industry since 1984 as a designer, trainer, training development writer and consultant.  In 2002, she opened Signature Kitchens by Design, a full-service conceptual design agency that offers design, planning and comprehensive management of remodeling projects.  She has been active in her NKBA chapter from the beginning serving as President, VP of Technology and Communications, VP of Membership, Secretary, and Chapter Representative.  Denise was also a judge for the local NARI Contractor of the Year Awards.  She has served on the national NKBA level as Region Director, member of the Board of Directors, the Education Task Force, the CKBP Certification Committee, the CKBP Exam Blueprint Specification Committee, and as a test writer for the CKBP exam.

 

Our chapter is very excited to have her join us here in Alaska and share with us her knowledge and experience. Please join us for an evening of food, fun, and education.

 

 

Location:
The Gumbo House
9191
ANCHORAGE 99515

Building Customer AwarenessBuilding Customer AwarenessWed, Sep 9, 2015 @ 6:00 PM to Thu, Sep 3, 2015 @ 9:00 PM

Denise Dick, CMKBD, has been active in the kitchen and bath industry since 1984 as a designer, trainer, training development writer and consultant. In 2002, she opened Signature Kitchens by Design, a full-service conceptual design agency that offers design, planning and comprehensive management of remodeling projects. She has been active in her NKBA chapter from the beginning, serving as President, VP of Technology and Communiations, VP of Membership, Secretary and Chapter Representative. Denise was also a judge fro the local NARI Contractor of the Year Awards. She has served on the National NKBA level as a Region Director, member of the Board of Directors, the Education Task Force, The CKBP Certification Committee, the CKBP Exam Blueprint Specification Committee, and as a test writer for the CKBP exam. 

May Chapter Meeting with Robb BestMay Chapter Meeting with Robb BestWed, May 20, 2015 @ 6:00 PM to Wed, May 20, 2015 @ 8:00 PM

Please join us for an evening with Robb Best with Elkay.  Robb's presentation of "The Science of Selling," focuses on critical sales methodologies and skills that change behavior, improve performance, and drive results.  You'll learn how using neuroscience can set you apart from your competition and take you to a higher level of productivity - personally and in your showroom.  Discover how neuroscience can be applied to all aspects of your sales and marketing efforts.  
Location:
BP Energy Center
900 E. Benson Blvd.
Anchorage

HOUZZ CHP. MTG.HOUZZ CHP. MTG.Tue, Apr 21, 2015 @ 6:00 PM to Tue, Apr 21, 2015 @ 8:00 PM

Lindsey Thudin is part of the Industry Marketing Team at HOUZZ, an innovative residential design platform and community. She is a public relations and brand strategist with 12+ years professional experience across the agency, startup, and consulting landscape.  Before joining the Houzz team, she founded a successful brand communications agency so she understands the challenges faced by small businesses and excels at creating and executing strategic marketing plans.  She is particularly passionate about helping small businesses increase revenue through online marketing and new media.  Ms. Thudin obtained a Bachelor's degree in Journalism and Public Relations, with a Business Administration Minor from the University of St. Thomas and is currently pursuing a Master's degree in Multimedia Communications.

Presentation Description

For architects and other design professionals, technology tools extend far beyond space planning and drafting.  Today, technology is used to communicate more effectively with clients, tell engaging stories about you and your portfolio of work and market your business with scale and efficiency, in the office or on the go.  During this presentation, discover how you can harness Houzz and integrated technologies to do just this - improve business efficiency, reach new prospective clients and streamline communications.

Learning Objectives

1.  Discover ways to streamline communication with clients throughout the project.

2.  Learn how to build a compelling online presence, plus best practices for engaging with an online community.

3.  Learn how technology can facilitate the type of storytelling that differentiates your business and protects your reputation.

4.  Understand how these activities generate new business, and how to measure their effectiveness.
Location:
BP Energy Center

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March NKBA Showroom Tour, Progressive Dinner, and Poker RunMarch NKBA Showroom Tour, Progressive Dinner, and Poker RunWed, Mar 25, 2015 to Wed, Mar 25, 2015

Come and join us for an evening of fun, games, networking, and great food! We will be visiting 4 of our Members newly remodeled Showrooms and dining on delicious food in the process. Bring your Poker Face.
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February Chapter MeetingFebruary Chapter MeetingWed, Feb 25, 2015 to Wed, Feb 25, 2015

Come join us for a light dinner and a FABULOUS presentation from Buzz with Buzzbizz Studios on "How to Market a Small Business in Alaska."  
Location:
BP Energy Center
900 E. Benson Blvd
Anchorage

An Evening of Luxury An Evening of Luxury Wed, Jan 14, 2015 to Wed, Jan 14, 2015

Join us for an "Evening of Luxury"! Steve White with Karndean Design Flooring will be providing Floor Score certified training that qualifies for CEUs as well as a presentation on LVT and how it is changing the flooring industry! 
Location:
Ala Round Distributors Showroom
2434 East
Anchorage 99507

Mingle & Jingle Mingle & Jingle Wed, Dec 3, 2014 to Wed, Dec 3, 2014



Location:
Dimond Green House
1050 W Dimond Blvd.
Anchorage 99515

GlacierstoneGlacierstoneTue, Nov 18, 2014 to Fri, Oct 10, 2014

Rick Logan is the Owner of Glacierstone Recycled Countertops.  He is a true artist as well as an Entrepreneur here in Anchorage.  His presentation will take place in his Showroom and Fabrication facility.  Attendees will be able to see how recycled countertops are fabricated and designed.  Please come and join us!
Location:
Glacierstone Showroom
7810 King St.
Anchorage 99515

Evening of Inspiration 5Evening of Inspiration 5Tue, Oct 7, 2014 to Tue, Oct 7, 2014

Join us for a fascinating evening of in-depth converstations with Mike Hetherman as he visually re-caps his visit of the 2014 Eurocucina Show in Milan Italy. 

Mike will be sharing and uncovering the newest design trends from cabinetry and countertops materials to the newest appliances and technology influencing design trends today. 

Showcasing over 100 images!!!!! Bring you notebook because this will surely expand your "idea book" for potenial clients! 

Location:
BP Energy Center
900 E Benson Blvd.
Anchorage 99501
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"Up Close & Personal""Up Close & Personal"Tue, Oct 7, 2014 to Tue, Oct 7, 2014

Don't miss out! Here is your chance to hang out and discuss the power of the consumer, unearthing budgets and how they impact today's buying decisions. In addition, together we can look into what the future holds for the Kitchen and Bath Industry. 

Limited space is available. This is an intimate event so only 12 seats are available, so register now before its too late! 

Location:



Better Communication through LISTENING!Better Communication through LISTENING!Wed, Sep 3, 2014 to Wed, Sep 3, 2014

Location:
Terra Bella Bakery
601 E. Dimond Blvd. #6
Anchorage 99515

NKBA Alaska 2nd Annual Appreciation BBQNKBA Alaska 2nd Annual Appreciation BBQWed, Aug 13, 2014 to Wed, Aug 13, 2014

FREE!      FREE!       FREE!

NKBA members and potential members and their families are invited to enjoy a BBQ and games in appreciation of being members of the NKBA Alaska Chapter. We want to thank you for being members and for your continuation of support of your local NKBA chapter. So come and have some fun and food on us!  

Send good vibes for a sunny and warm day! Event will occur rain or shine!

  • Food & Drinks for all!
  • Face Painting
  • Balloon Animals by The Balloon Man
  • Lawn Games
  • Door Prizes-Prizes for Kids

Location: Ocean View Park - Corner of Ocean View Drive & Jarvi Drive


Location:
Ocean View Park
1200 Oceanview Drive
Anchorage 99515
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Paint the TownPaint the TownSat, Jun 7, 2014 to Sat, Jun 7, 2014

The Alaska NKBA Chapter will be partnering with the Alaska ASID Chapter to "Paint the Town."  Anchorage Neighborworks will delegate a home for our chapter members to paint.  The home is built here in Anchorage for a family in need.  It is a wonderful service to provide for our neighbors! Saturday at 9am show up in clothes you don't mind getting a little dirty in!




3933 East 9th Ave            

Anchorage, Alaska

Please contact Hollie Ruocco 230-3333 if you plan to attend.

See you there!

Location:
Selected Neighbor Works home
3933 East 9th Ave
Anchorage

Chapter Website

nkbaalaska.org

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