And the Winner is… Awards May 15, 2019 Share Congratulations to Katherine Porath, of Katherine Joy Interiors, for being the 2019 Pinnacle Award. Winner! The Pinnacle Award was new to this year’s DDA Design Competition and was voted on by the public. It featured the finalists from four categories: Interior Decorating, No Construction, $10 – $45KInterior Decorating under $45KInterior Decorating $45 – $100KInterior Decorating over $100K Katherine also won Gold for Universal Kitchen or Bath and Silver for Interior Decorating under $45K. For those who missed our Awards Gala, here are the rest of the winners of the Design Competition: Student, General – sponsored by Budget Blinds & Tailored Living Gold – Suzanne ChenardSilver – Vivian Mai ThaoBronze – Bhoomi Patel Student, Universal Kitchen or Bath – sponsored by Living in Place Network Gold – Vivian Mai ThaoSilver – Suzanne ChenardBronze – Pukar Risal Bathroom under $30K – sponsored by Ceragres Gold – Rotem Golan, Ace of Space InteriorsSilver – Kim Purvis, Aurora DécorBronze – Adolphina Karachok & Leanne Tammaro, DesignTheory Bathroom over $30K – sponsored by BainUltra Gold – Lisa Frahm, Frahm InteriorsSilver – Svetlana Tryaskina, Estee Design Kitchen under $50K – sponsored by Distinctive Gold – Adolphina Karachok & Leanne Tammaro, DesignTheorySilver – Rotem Golan, Ace of Space InteriorsBronze – Robin Boles, Robin Interiors Kitchen over $50K – sponsored by Caplan’s Appliances Gold – Svetlana Tryaskina, Estee Design Silver – Nancy Lem, Nancy Lem Design Bronze – Gabriele Pizzale, Pizzale Design Inc. Universal Kitchen or Bath – sponsored by Living in Place Network Gold – Katherine Porath, Katherine Joy InteriorsSilver – Andria Cowan & Katie Golec, ACM Designs Commercial – sponsored by ProSource Toronto Gold – Sascha Lafleur, West of MainSilver – Lana McIver, Interior Design GroupBronze – Heddy Bing, Urban Spaces Design Challenging Budget under $10K – sponsored by Glen Dimplex Gold – Elena Gouchtchina, Maison InteriorsSilver – Rida Fatima Wasim, Rida InteriorsBronze – Katie Golec, ACM Designs Interior Decorating, no construction, $10 – $45K – sponsored by Sherwin Williams Gold – Marisa Lupo & Luisa Maringola, Lumar InteriorsSilver – Marisa Lupo & Luisa Maringola, Lumar InteriorsBronze – Patti Wilson, Patti Wilson Design Inc Interior Decorating under $45K – sponsored by Caesarstone Gold – Gabriele Pizzale, Pizzale Design IncSilver – Katherine Porath, Katherine Joy InteriorsBronze – Lindsay Wolfe-Assaf, The Home Stylist Interior Decorating $45 – $100K – sponsored by Stylish Fireplaces & Interiors Gold – Gabriele Pizzale, Pizzale Design Inc.Silver – Marisa Lupo & Luisa Maringola, Lumar InteriorsBronze – Margaret Struthers, Margaret Struthers Interiors Interior Decorating over $100K – sponsored by Cosentino Gold – Svetlana Tryaskina, Estee DesignSilver – Sascha Lafleur, West of MainBronze – Patti Wilson, Patti Wilson Design Inc. Members who would like copies of the Gala Programme, with all the finalists and our 25th Anniversary tribute, may contact the DDA Office, firstname.lastname@example.org. Extra copies may also be picked up in Vaughan, at Stylish Fireplaces, 8301 Jane St., Unit 9, Concord; please contact email@example.com with your request.