Design Industry Stimulus

The DLN is very excited to announce the Design Industry Stimulus. These exclusive and significant offers are designed to stimulate business transactions and help keep projects moving forward. Visit the Member Benefits page to explore offers.


Community Conversation Insights: Woman-to-Woman

During the Woman-to-Woman Community call, 40 female DLN Members gathered and discussed the most important issues they face as female business owners. Here are a few insights into many of the challenges that female leaders are facing today.



Expert Access Highlights: Collecting at a Distance

Longtime DLN Member, and AD100 designer, Robert Stilin sat down with renowned gallerist, and podcast host of Collecting Wisely, Sean Kelly. They spent much of the hour discussing the new normal, and how this has changed the art world, how this moment of pause has allowed art lovers and consumers the opportunity to reset and plan for the future…


Community Conversation Insights: New Yorker-to-New Yorker

The New Yorker-to-New Yorker Community call revealed powerful issues that appear to be New York City only.  These issues include perceptions of the city to the practical realities of working on buildings where co-op boards control access and the state of mass transit, among other issues that are key to how design firms work on the biggest market in the US.


HIVE: April 2020

In the second issue of HIVE, we are proud to integrate the stories of our members with those of our partners, a recognition that we are all creators and share a common passion for our work. We believe the power of the design community is based in the collective work of so many amazing artisans, designers, architects, brands, photographers, stylists, contractors, and more. Individually, we each have a great story. Collectively, we have an astonishing story.


Expert Access Highlights: Residential Real Estate – Reimagining a Road to Recovery

Our Expert Access discussion on the residential real estate market was a realistic and optimistic look at the how real estate market creates demand for design services… Click here to watch.


Introducing: HIVE

HIVE is a digital platform that provides an enhanced experience for members and partners of the DLN community. From product launches to book launches, from discoveries to inspiration — we all have something to share… We envision future issues will evolve into sharing a wide range of content from across all of our highly creative and “hive-like” community.


Expert Access Highlights: Messaging in a Crisis

DLN advisor Michael Boodro, talked with James LaForce last week for an Expert Access webinar detailing corporate and brand messaging guidelines during COVID-19.  James and Michael shared a few key takeaways for DLN members and partners to use within their own businesses when messaging to clients, vendors, and staff.