Accessibility for the Luxury Market,
Designing With Compassion
Date/ Wednesday, June 24
Time/ 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Location/ Brown Jordan, 1405 Turtle Creek Blvd
Credit/ 1 Barrier Free CEPH
In this seminar, we look at Universal Design, Accessibility, Codes for Accessibility, how to communicate with clients and how to help designers better understand the luxury market. We will dive into techniques for approaching the client's disabilities and limitations with compassion, not sympathy. Gain insight in ways to approach barrier-free design from a different direction and viewpoint.
Award-Winning Interior Designer and Educator
Glen Boudreaux, RID, ASID, IDS, principal and owner, of Boudreaux Associates, has spent the last 42 years creating distinctive residential and commercial projects providing personal luxury lifestyle environments for high end residential, commercial and hospitality clients around Texas, the United States and Costa Rica.
Glen Boudreaux is a leader, and distinguished member, within the interior design community and is respected by his peers and clients as well. Armed with a degree in interior design from LSU School of Architecture, he is a registered interior designer (RID) in Texas.
He is also a member of, and has led, numerous organizations including ASID, TAID, IFDA, and IDG. Glen is a past member of the Best Practices Network (BPN), an exclusive group of only 100 top-tier interior designers, nationwide. D Home Magazine has named Glen to the list of “The Best Designers in Dallas” 9 times. Glen is also a professor of interior design for 28 years and is currently chair of the Interior design Department at Wade College.
Glen has earned an impeccable reputation among his peers and professionally consults fellow designers, other professionals and business owners through his seminar division and private consultations.
He has been a featured speaker at national conferences and trade shows such as International Builders Show, Coverings, Surfaces, 50+ Housing Symposium, ASID, TAID, Metrocon, Dallas Market Center, American Lighting Association and the California Closets Yearly Symposium. Glen professionally consults fellow designers, other professionals and business owners throughout the US and Canada through private consultations and his seminar business.
Glen is an established trainer and presenter offering design, business and personal development training courses all around the United States. Glen, trained with Jack Canfield, author of The Success Principles, Chicken Soup for the Soul, The Power of Focus and is now a Certified Canfield Trainer. Glen is also certified in the Barrett Values Assessment Tools which is an assessment tool he uses in the business, college and corporate setting to train people and companies as it relates to organizational culture. Glen believes in the value of the success principles. Glen is in the process of writing two books, one design and one business book. He also believes in applying those proven principles in creating his seminars to help attendees use the same tools he uses to achieve success in his personal, professional and community life.