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Karl Champley Named Host of National Kitchen & Bath Association Podcast

Aug 6, 2019




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Karl Champley Named Host of National
Kitchen & Bath Association Podcast

joins Jennifer Bertrand to host KBTalks, the only podcast for the kitchen and
bath industry



HACKETTSTOWN, NJ — (July 15, 2019)KBTalks, the podcast produced by the National
Kitchen & Bath Association (NKBA), the authority on all things residential
kitchen and bath, welcomes
Karl Champley,
, as a new host. Champley, an award-winning master builder,
designer and frequent TV and radio personality, joins current host and fellow
NKBA member Jennifer Bertrand, AKBD. The two will share hosting duties for the
successful podcast, which features in-depth conversations on various K&B-related
topics, ranging from business strategies to trends, tech innovations and more. Each
episode features respected industry guests sharing their expertise and
perspectives about working in the kitchen and bath arena.


“We’re thrilled to have Karl on board as one of the hosts of
KBTalks,” said Suzie Williford, chief strategy officer and executive vice
president of industry relations for the NKBA. “Karl is a longtime NKBA member
and a true industry leader. With his wealth of industry knowledge, he will
bring a unique perspective to the conversation.”


Champley, an Australian native, has worked in the industry
for more than 35 years designing everything from homes to
libraries, restaurants, and even fire stations. His passionate, no-nonsense
approach to home improvement has earned him well-deserved respect in the
building industry. He is also a published author and active humanitarian working
with various non-profit organizations, including Habitat for Humanity, Adapt A
Vet and the NKBA’s NextUp skilled labor initiative.


more about Karl on his
KBTalks episode
. KBTalks is
available on
, Soundcloud, and wherever podcasts are available.


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 &
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 or call 1-800-THE-NKBA (843-6522).


are registered trademarks of the National Kitchen & Bath Association.