J. Banks Design Group was awarded the 2018 Impact Innovator Award at the NEXT Conference in Austin, TX. The Impact Innovator Award was for J. Banks’ efforts to improve the lives of orphans in Tanzania through the Valentine Project.
2018 Golf Inc. First Place Private Clubhouse Remodel – John’s Island Club, Vero Beach, FL
John’s Island Club, with interiors designed by J. Banks Design Group, was selected as first-place winner in the Private Club Remodel category by Golf Inc. magazine in its annual Clubhouse Competition.
“This year’s Golf Inc. Clubhouse of the Year winners are great examples of how members are embracing stylish, modern venues for socializing and family activities. And the “Wow” factor is a big part of the package.”
The contest annually recognizes the best new and renovated clubhouses in the United States and internationally. Winners are chosen in three categories: Best new private clubhouses, best new public course clubhouses and best remodeled clubhouses.
Last year J. Banks won Honorable Mention Clubhouse of the Year for their project Frenchman’s Reserve in Palm Beach Gardens, FL.
J. Banks was honored to be awarded the 2018 Designer Network Member of the Year at the Coastal Living and Southern Living Home Summit in New Orleans, LA on March 1, 2018.
“We are so excited that J. Banks is the recipient of the 2018 Designer Network Member of the Year Award. This award is presented to the design firm that goes above and beyond in the design community as well as participation in the Designer Network,” said the editors of Southern Living and Coastal Living magazines.
November 20, 2017 – Joni Vanderslice, president and owner of J. Banks Design Group on Hilton Head Island, was the recipient of the Leadership Media Award at the ASID Carolinas Chapter conference held on November 17 in Charleston, SC. The award recognizes outstanding contribution to promote the profession of Interior Design and ASID.
Celebrating 31 years of industry experience, Vanderslice has led her design team to create innovative projects around the world. Additionally, Vanderslice and her firm have been a regular fixture on Interior Design Magazine’s list of the Top 200 Interior Design Giants and Top 75 Hospitality Design.
About ASID of the Carolinas
The Carolinas Chapter of the American Society of Interior Designers has more than 900 professional and allied members and is part of the oldest and largest organization of professional interior designers in the world. Professional membership is earned through accredited education, years of qualifying experience and postgraduate examinations. ASID helps protect the health, safety and welfare of consumers by encouraging and requiring members to keep abreast of evolving technologies, regulations and safety issues. Learn more about ASID of the Carolinas.
About J. Banks Design
J. Banks Design, a full scale residential and hospitality interior design firm of 50 professionals, believes in cultivating strong client relationships through outstanding customer service and attention to detail. J. Banks Design’s interiors are best known to reflect the personal preferences and style of each of their clients in an elevated manner. Luxury without pretense, unique scale and proportion, and a blending of old and new are signature elements found within the firm’s designs. J. Banks Design offers a full service retail store at its Main Street location.
J. Banks Design is regularly ranked as a Top 200 Interior Design Giant and Top 75 Hospitality Design Giant by Interior Design magazine; has been named as the Southeast Contract Designer and their Italian Project was bestowed with a Gold Key Award for Best Resort Design. The firm has recently published a design book with Gibbs Smith publishers, Southern Coastal Living, and their work has been featured in leading publications including Coastal Living, Southern Living, Traditional Home, Bridge for Design, Interior Design Magazine, Hospitality Design, Boutique Design and Robb Report.
J. Banks Design Group was a 2017 Gold Key Award Finalist for their work at Moreland Village in Palmetto Bluff. The 37th Annual awards program honors the best-in-class hospitality projects in 21 categories. Gold Key Awards for Excellence in Hospitality Design are the industry’s oldest and most prestigious awards program, which is sponsored by Boutique Design magazine.
Best Hotels in Italy: No. 5, Castello di Casole
Top Hotels in Colorado: No. 5, The Sebastian-Vail
Top Resorts in the South: No. 7, Montage Palmetto Bluff in Bluffton
Castello di Casole was recently named one of the 100 Best Hotels in the World by TIME Magazine, ranking prominently on the list at #15. You can view the placement at the link below, which reaches over 18 million unique monthly viewers. http://time.com/4798699/100-best-hotels/
J. Banks project Esperanza Resort in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico was ranked in the Top 10 Resorts in Mexico in Travel + Leisure’s 2017 World’s Best Awards.