Spring Market Design Influencers Tour Team Announced

March 23, 2024

The High Point Market Authority (HPMA) and Esteem Media announce this season’s Design Influencers Tour team to participate in the trade show’s signature event at Spring Market. Ten design influencers from around the U.S. have been selected by HPMA and Esteem Media to tour sponsoring showrooms at High Point Market in April:


  • Anitra Terrell, Reflektion Design
  • April Gandy, Alluring Designs
  • Heather Fujikawa, House Sprucing
  • Julee Ireland, Julee Ireland Designs
  • Marina Barghouti, Designs by Marina B.
  • Meghan Gallagher, ByMeghanG
  • Vanessa Chaverri-Gratz, The Gratz Life
  • Hannah Oravec, Lawless Design
  • Jasmine Crockett, Joy Meets Home
  • Mia Johnson, Mia Johnson Home

After completing the showroom tours, the influencers will utilize their individual social media channels and blogs to share recaps of their High Point Market tour experience with followers.

“Each design influencer delivers a unique take on what they see at Market,” says Adam Japko, founder of Esteem Media and the Design Influencers Leadership Conference. “Having a wide range of perspectives is what makes this biannual event so compelling and fun to follow.”

As Design Influencer Tour program sponsors, the following High Point Market exhibitors represent stops on the two-day, showroom tour schedule:


  • Crypton at American Leather
  • Bernards Furniture Group
  • Bernhardt Furniture
  • Eilersen
  • FlowDecor
  • Hooker Furnishings
  • Hurtado
  • International Furniture Direct
  • Jamie Young Company
  • Made Goods
  • Moss Home
  • Crypton at Norwalk Furniture
  • Sherrill Furniture Company
  • Crypton at ThayerCoggin
  • Universal Furniture

“It’s wonderful to have several sponsors returning to the Design Influencers Tour this season,” says Tammy Nagem, HPMA CEO. “Our signature biannual event with Esteem Media offers a unique opportunity for High Point Market exhibitors to grow brand awareness and reach new audiences.” To keep up with Design Influencers Tour news and discoveries during and after Fall Market, follow the #designinfluencerstour hashtag on social media.

Photo credit: High Point Market