HGTV and DIY Network, leaders in home and renovation lifestyle media, will command a presence at the 2014 Kitchen and Bath Industry Show (KBIS) and the International Builders' Show (IBS), which are combined under one roof for the first time Feb. 4-6 at the Las Vegas Convention Center.
The cable programmers’ digital division will host the HGTV Professionals Network, encouraging home design professionals to show off their portfolio of work with the opportunity to have it published on the Scripps family of leading home websites.Additionally, popular DIY Network hosts James Young ( I Hate My Kitchen) and Jeff Devlin ( I Hate My Bathroom) will be onsite filming specials from the show floor. Hot List: Baths will feature the newest bath goods, while Hot List: Kitchens will spotlight the hottest kitchen products. And producers will search the mega-show for the year’s standout products and trends for the kitchen and bath to be included in future episodes of DIY Network’s I Want That. Show attendees are invited to take photos of products, people, designs and trends during the show, upload them to Instagram with the hashtag #lovedesign and then pick up the printed photos at the HGTV and DIY Network space near Center Stage at KBIS. “With hundreds of exhibitors, thousands of buyers and tens of thousands of home enthusiasts all in one place, the KBIS and IBS event is our home away from home in bringing the best of design and renovation to the industry,” Stephens said. HGTV and DIY Network will share a space with NKBA at booth number N2163. About Scripps Networks Interactive Scripps Networks Interactive (NYSE: SNI) is one of the leading developers of engaging lifestyle content in the home, food and travel categories for television, the Internet and emerging platforms. The company's lifestyle media portfolio comprises popular television and Internet brands HGTV, DIY Network, Food Network, Cooking Channel, Travel Channel and Great American Country, which collectively reach more than 170 million consumers each month. Companion websites complement on-air programming with video and social media that inform and inspire. Scripps global networks reach millions of consumers across Asia, Europe, the Middle East and Africa. For more information, please visit scrippsnetworksinteractive.com.