The New Jersey Chapter of the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) celebrated its Design Excellence Awards at a gala celebration on Wednesday, June 13 at the Shadowbrook at Shrewsbury.

Anna Maria Mannarino, Allied ASID, of Holmdel, won a Silver Award for her retail work. She is shown holding the award presented to her by the emcee for the evening, LuAnn Nigara of Window Works in Livingston, at left, who is also host of the highly rated interior design podcast, A Well-Designed Business®.

Major sponsors of the event were Kitchen Elite in Westfield, N.J., and Wayne Tile.  Table sponsors included: Creative Touch, Kitchen Elite, Lighting Design Center, Wayne Tile, Window Treats Inc. and Window Works. Attendees also walked “the red carpet” supplied by Creative Touch of Secaucus.