** You must be a current 2015/2016 Member of the DLN to register for the Summit. Please contact membership@designleadershipnetwork.org to renew or reinstate your membership. Interested in becoming a member? Click here to APPLY

THE MISSION of the Design Leadership Network is to promote growth within the industry through education, inspiration, community, and connectivity. Over the course of the DLN’s 10-year history, the organization has fostered bonds among a network of interior designers, architects, landscape architects, construction professionals, members of the media, and product company executives, who are among the highest-producing professionals in their industries.

About Us

We began the Design Leadership Network 10 years ago with a vision and stalwart commitment to stimulating education and connectivity within the industry.
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Member Benefits


The 2015 Design Leadership Summit, October 27 – 29 in Los Angeles

Dialogue that’s helping to shape the industry.
The DLN’s Annual Summit is an exclusive gathering of design principals and professionals for the purpose of building relationships, learning, sharing ideas and growing together as a community.
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Special opportunities for Members to forge new ideas and connect.
The DLN offers a diverse program of large and small events, through which members share experiences and knowledge to strengthen bonds and build better practices. These events include: DLN Working Sessions, DLN Intermix, Behind the Scenes, and DLN Travels. Click here to learn more.



Compelling content and offers to support good business practices.
Members can access relevant research, editorial and video content, Sponsor offers and incentives, as well as VIP access and benefits to select trade shows, industry fairs, and events in the US and abroad.


A direct communication channel.
Connect principal-to-principal through our member-only website. Our network is comprised of professionals who are highly accomplished in their field and at running their established firms. Communicate with peers according to areas of practice and expertise, and use the website as another way to continue to dialogue and build relationships.


Who We Are

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