KBtribechat Returns to KBIS 2018 with Two Events

Dec 1, 2017


KBtribechat Returns to KBIS 2018 with Two Events

The popular Twitter Chat community KBtribechat has announced their KBIS 2018 line up. KBtribechat will make its seventh appearance at the Kitchen & Bath Industry Show (KBIS) by hosting live events on both Tuesday and Wednesday on the KBIS show floor. Typically hosted online each Wednesday, this Twitter chat will bring its participants together in-person and online for a first look at the latest and most innovative products at KBIS 2018. On Tuesday, headed up by KBtribechat founder Stacy Garcia, attendees will progress through the show floor with stops at four exhibitors including Wilsonart, Rev-A-Shelf, Wellborn Cabinet, Inc. and Signature Kitchen Suite.


Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Progressive KBtribechat

Event Timing and Hosts:

1:30pm  Wilsonart  booth W713  @Wilsonart

1:53pm  Rev-A-Shelf  booth W929  @REVASHELF

2:15pm  Wellborn Cabinet  booth W728  @WellbornCabinet

2:40pm  Signature Kitchen Suite  booth W228  @SKShome


On Wednesday, attendees will gather during the weekly KBtribechat hour to network, share show highlights on social media, plus see the latest from Thermador first hand.

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

2:00 to 3:00 pm

KBtribechat will be hosted by Thermador in booth W1749.

“This is the sixth year working together to host a live #KBTribeChat on the KBIS show floor, and it remains a highlight for everyone in the industry,” said Brian Pagel, senior vice president, Emerald Expositions.

“Getting together with KBtribechat friends is one of my show highlights,” said Stacy Garcia, KBtribechat founder. “Meeting in person strengthens the connections made online every week during our industry discussions. Sharing excitement over making discoveries together is a lot of fun and what our progressive event is all about!”

KBtribechat brings kitchen and bath designers, interior designers, architects, bloggers, manufacturers, brands and industry insiders together every Wednesday from 2:00 – 3:00 pm EST on Twitter to discuss industry trends, innovative products and emerging design ideas. With more than 29,600 Twitter followers and weekly participants from every corner of the industry, KBIS is proud to collaborate with ”the tribe” to provide a sneak peek into all things KBIS and what attendees can expect to see at this year’s show.

To learn about the latest KBIS 2018 news and announcements, visit www.kbis.com or www.kbispressroom.com. Follow us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/KitchenBathIndustryShow and on Twitter at @KBIS.


About KBIS
KBIS, in conjunction with the National Kitchen & Bath Association (NKBA), is an inspiring, interactive platform that showcases the latest industry products, trends and technologies. KBIS is the voice of the kitchen and bath industry and has been for 50 years.

Early in 2013, the NKBA and National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) announced an agreement to co-locate the Kitchen & Bath Industry Show (KBIS) with the International Builders’ Show (IBS) in Las Vegas, Nev. in February 2014 under the banner of Design and Construction Week®. The mega-event will return Jan. 9-11, 2018, in Orlando. Kitchen and bath brands that have participated in both shows can continue to choose to exhibit in the KBIS or IBS hall. One pass will provide access to both exhibits. NKBA and NAHB will continue to produce separate educational programming and special events.

KBIS is operated by Emerald Expositions, the largest operator of business-to-business trade shows in the United States, with most of our shows dating back several decades. We currently operate more than 50 trade shows, including 31 of the top 250 trade shows in the country as ranked by TSNN, as well as numerous other events. Our events connect over 500,000 global attendees and exhibitors and occupy more than 6.5 million NSF of exhibition space. We have been recognized with many awards and accolades that reflect our industry leadership as well as the importance of our shows to the exhibitors and attendees we serve.

More information about KBIS can be found at www.kbis.com.


About the National Kitchen & Bath Association and the Kitchen & Bath Industry Show

The National Kitchen & Bath Association (NKBA) is the not-for-profit trade association that owns the Kitchen & Bath Industry Show® (KBIS), as part of Design and Construction Week ® (DCW). With nearly 14,000 member companies representing tens of thousands of members in all segments of the kitchen and bath industry, the NKBA has educated and led the industry since the association’s founding in 1963. The NKBA envisions a world where everyone enjoys safe, beautiful and functional kitchen and bath spaces. The mission of the NKBA is to inspire, lead and empower the kitchen and bath industry through the creations of certifications, marketplaces and networks. For more information, visit NKBA.org or call 1-800-THE-NKBA (843-6522).

KBIS® and NKBA® are registered trademarks of the National Kitchen & Bath Association.





Stacy Garcia