SAN FRANCISCO, November 2018 – Zephyr, the company that has transformed the ventilation industry with design, discovery, and care, hosted its fifth annual Zephyr Designer Retreat in October with 12 leading designers, bloggers, and influencers from across the US and Canada. The guests were invited to discover Zephyr while enjoying the best design, food, art, and wine in San Francisco and Napa.
“The Designer Retreat is one of our favorite events of the year – it’s an opportunity to connect with influential designers and bloggers and build relationships in person,” says Sarah Wahl, Zephyr’s Director of Marketing. “Our goal is to provide authentic, inspirational content for our influencer partners to share with their followers and we’re thrilled with the success from these events.”
The Designer Retreat began at Zephyr’s Showroom in the heart of San Francisco’s Design District where attendees received an overview of Zephyr’s products and technology. Designers were introduced to Presrv™ Wine and Beverage Coolers and the new Titan with PowerWave™ Blower Technology. Zephyr design partner Fu-Tung Cheng also presented on his design philosophy and timeless aesthetic. The day included visits to Nido Living, Fireclay Tile, Coup d’Etat, and the Ferry Building. The group enjoyed a day in Napa with a tour and wine tasting at Joseph Phelps, a cave lunch at Rutherford Hill, and a visit to the SF Fall Art & Antiques Show.
Retreat members included: Anissa Zajac (@housesevendesign), Caitlin Flemming (@caitlinflemming), Jana Bek (@janabekdesign), Kate Lester (@klinteriors), Kirsten Grove (@simplygrove), Lauren Bradshaw (@laurenabradshaw), Natalie Myers (@nataliemyers), Nicole White (@livelaughdecorate), Sarah Gibson (@roomfortuesday), Sarah Sherman Samuel (@sarahshermansamuel), Sarah Stewart (@lifeonvirginiastreet) and Vanessa Francis (@decorhappy).
Zephyr reached an audience of more than 19.4 million during the Designer Retreat via Facebook, Instagram, and Instagram Stories. Coverage from the Zephyr Designer Retreat can be found here.
For more than 20 years, Zephyr has transformed the ventilation industry with design, discovery and care, and played an integral role in kitchen design trends. The company has challenged the perception of what ventilation means in kitchen design and created a new awareness of the importance of a high performing ventilation system. With acclaimed talent such as artistic visionary Fu-Tung Cheng, and industrial designer Robert Brunner, Zephyr is able to create cutting-edge residential range hoods unlike any other company. Zephyr continues its commitment to unexpected design with specialty kitchen appliances such as the recent introduction of Presrv™ – its first collection of Wine and Beverage Coolers. For more information, visit zephyronline.com.