SOLA Group Inc. and Kitchen & Bath Design News garners six Neal Award finalist slots

CHICAGO—SOLA Group Inc., a media company serving remodelers, designers, builders and architects, collectively netted six finalist slots for the 68th Jesse H. Neal Awards, the most prestigious awards competition for business-to-business journalism. Of three SOLA media brands recognized with finalist nods, Kitchen & Bath Design News stands to win four awards when the winners are announced April 26, 2022 in New York City.

The leading media brand for the nation’s kitchen and bath design trade, KBDN has long been considered the voice of the kitchen and bath industry, delivering content that meets the highest standards of journalism. The magazine is a finalist for Best Commentary/Blog, Best Editorial Use of Data, Best Art Direction for a Cover and Best Overall Art Direction/Design.

“We are thrilled to be nominated in multiple categories,” said Anita Shaw, editor, KBDN. “The finalists for the prestigious Neal Awards are chosen by industry peers, and it is gratifying to be recognized for excellence by other professionals in the field.”

SOLA’s Residential Design magazine, a leading journal for architects and custom builders, was also recognized for Best Overall Art Direction/Design. Qualified Remodeler and Kitchen & Bath Design News teamed up to present a webinar series in 2022 that focused on delivering remodeling research and design trends. The series is up for Best New Product award.

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Targeted Media for the Architect, Custom Builder, Remodeler and Kitchen & Bath Professional


Targeted Media for the Architect, Custom Builder, Remodeler and Kitchen & Bath Professional


About SOLA Group, Inc.

SOLA Group, Inc. is a business media company covering the $700 billion business of residential design and construction. With daily content and deep industry expertise, we’ve built a community of architects, custom builders, remodelers and kitchen and bath designers for our clients to connect with.


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