2014 METROCON HIGHLIGHTS
At Metrocon, commercial market scene in Dallas
METROCON14 took place in Dallas, Texas at the Dallas Market Hall Center this past August 14th and 15th. For the 12th year in a row, Interior Designers, Architects, Facility Managers, Design Students, and other design industry members took advantage of this premier two-day event that focused on introducing the latest in products and innovative ideas to the Southwest region's community. A diverse array of Exhibitors introduced the region's design community to the latest and greatest in cutting-edge products and services. Exhibitors catered to the corporate, residential, multifamily, hospitality, retail, healthcare, institutional, and education design fields. Along with the outstanding trade show, METROCON offered attendees continuing education courses. Total attendance was over 2,500 during the 2 day show.
LG Hausys South / Southwest Division took part in the event displaying the latest 10 new LG Viatera colors and the 6 new HI-MACS Concrete and Breeze collection of colors. The new Viatera colors displayed impressed the crowds with LG's new technology that can produce LG Viatera quartz materials that look like real natural stone and marble slabs. LG was a huge hit with the crowds displaying and demonstrating the new TechTop charging stations in the booth. Large crowds gathered to see the demonstrations and to take part in having their own phones charged wirelessly. There were several major manufactures of office furniture displaying at the show that were so impressed with LG's TechTop that they requested information and follow up from LG representatives. These manufactures are interested in incorporating this technology into their own furniture lines. All in all there were many solid leads gathered in the two days of the show and numerous new relationships with the industry leaders.