top of page


1st Annual NAPLES/SWFL Luxury Conference

Wednesday, December 4, 2024
Walter E. Smithe
3790 Tamiami Trail N, Naples, FL
Furniture & Design

Igniting Innovation

Creating  a Culture of Growth & Empowerment

Tentative Schedule

2nd Annual Luxury Conference

Hosted at the Iconic International Market Square

12:30 pm – 1:00 pm
Conference Check Café with Photo and Video Opportunity

1:00 – 1:30 pm
Conference Opening

Recognizing Emerging Leaders

1:30 – 2:15 pm Education
Luxury Real Estate Market Report

Speaker:  Dawn McKenna, The Dawn McKenna Group

2:15 pm – 3:00 pm Education
Embracing AI Automation

Speaker: Mark Benner, President, Mark Eric Benner - Architects, Ltd.
Speaker: Pamela McNally, Senior Vice President, NKBA

3:00 pm - 3:15 pm

Speaker: TBA
3:15 – 3:45 pm Business Break
Conference Café’ – We love You latte!

4:00 – 4:45 pm Education Sessions

Salon A: Today’s Design Innovations

Design Integrity, blending health, wellness, and outdoor living.
For Hospitality, Office, Multi-Family, and Residential Projects.

Speaker: Duane Daughon, Co-Founder/Principal Designer, VizX Design Studios
Speaker: Raad Ghantous, Principal & I.D.E.A Director at Raad Ghantous & Associates, VP of Identity Hospitality

Salon B: Leadership Education
Do you have an Exit Strategy?
What is an exit strategy? Why do you need one?

Speaker: Michael Menn, Founder/Principal, Architect, AIA, CGR, CAPS, CGP, MML
Speaker: David Lupberger, President, Remodel Force

4:45– 5:30 pm Education Session
Entrepreneurship Expertise

Speaker: Jasmin Reese, Principal, Jasmin Reese Interiors
Speaker: Alexa Warner, Managing Partner, Fuse Specialty Appliances
Speaker: Adrienne Russ, Vice President Operations, Frazier Homes
Speaker: L.A DeRiggi, Principal + Owner, Hudson Park Interior Design

5:30 pm – 6:00 pm
PowerHouse Speed Networking Groups
Moderators - Expert Architects, Builders, & Designers

6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Cocktail Party

A Final Toast Together
Luxury Raffle

7:30 pm 
Farewell and Departure

Dawn Mckenna Group logo

Luxury Conference
by PowerHouse SMART™


bottom of page