As Decorex Joburg celebrated its milestone 25th edition this year, one of the industry stalwarts – Angela Chatfield – recalls some of the more standout moments that make this a leading exhibition.
The General Manager for Sales for Decorex SA at Reed Exhibitions South Africa, Angela was recently awarded as one of the Top 40 Women in MICE (Meetings, Incentives, Conferences and Events) for 2018, a worthy honour for such a dynamic industry figure.
Angela Chatfield. Decorex SA General Manager: Sales
The 25th edition of Decorex Joburg, presented by Plascon, proved exactly why this continues to be Africa’s largest décor, design and lifestyle exhibition. 57 361 visitors passed through the doors of Gallagher Convention Centre from 8 to 12 August where they got to witness some of the best #rhythmoflife features, products and trends regionally, and from across the globe.
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Decorex Joburg, the leading décor, design and lifestyle exhibition, will be celebrating 25 years of connecting people with the latest trends, styles, textiles and furniture at this year’s #rhythmoflife show. The Exhibition, brought to you by Plascon, is taking place at Gallagher Convention Centre from 8 to 12 August, and will be marking this milestone edition with an extensive programme of innovative features that showcase the best interior design and landscaping ideas.
A COLOURFUL SURPRISE Plascon has truly positioned itself as the colour expert with a beautiful installation that utilises a curved, ergonomic design finished in bold colours to entice customers. Headline sponsors of the exhibition, Plascon will have colour specialists on hand at its ‘colour café’ to disseminate insights into the importance of colour complements and contrasts on spatial perception and cognitive influence. Visitors can pick a room from one of the beautiful Plascon room settings on an iPad at the Plascon stand to discover individual design personality. Here, visitors can also enter into a lucky draw and stand a chance to win!