Tuesday, July 18, 2017 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM PDT
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Friedmans Home Experience 
1827 E. Spring St.
Long Beach, CA 90806

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Veronica Maldanado 
NKBA Southern California 
(714) 654-7984 


Come for a night of friends, networking, good eats and drinks! Stay for the CEU qualified presentation on the specifications for luxury kitchens. The Friendman's will host the NKBA Southern California Chapter in showroom in Long Beach, CA where they'll debut their new look! 

CEU Event: YES "Specifying for Customs Luxury Kitchens" Course No: AIA SZW002, IDCEC 103536, NKBA (self-report)

For most designers, architects and contractors, specifying for a luxry kitchen is a pleasure. With an expanded budget, savvy clients and continual innovation by appliance makers; upscale kitchens can reach toward perfection. However, keeping with new and innovative kitchen features can be daunting. This course explores how to determine client needs and wants for a custom luxury kitchen, and then expands into products on the market, some new, some continually useful; that can truly customize the highest-functioning luxury kitchen for each owner.

Raffle: Yes! The chance to win a Wolf Gourmet Product

Parking: Free and On-Site!

Dinner: Food and Drinks, walk and talk all night while enjoying a delectable experience!


  • 6:00PM: 7:00PM: Networking, food & drinks
  • Dinner: 6:30PM - 7:40PM 
  • 7:40PM Announcements 
  • 7:45PM - 8:45PM CEU
  • 8:45PM - 9:00PM: Closing notices and Raffle

Speaker: Julie Arcelay

Julie Arcelay is the Trade representative for Sub-Zero Group West calling on the trade from Los Angeles to San Luis Obispo.  Offering product training, CEU’s and assistance when specifying Sub-Zero, Wolf and ASKO appliances.  She sits on the AIA Santa Barbara board as Director of sponsorship along with the NKBA CCV board as VP of Programs.  Julie values her relationships with architects, designers, builders, contractors and the local community colleges design students.  She is always on the pulse of what’s going on with the trade!