Tuesday, December 21st, 2010 - HVG
Halifax Vogel Group (HVG) specialises in products for today’s leading interior designers and decorators, but the company also threw its support behind the designers and decorators of tomorrow at the TAFE Design Centre Enmore this month.

The company was a gold sponsor of Unfurl, the graduate exhibition for final year Interior Design and Decoration students on 1 December.

Showcasing what the designers’ of tomorrow are creating today, the exhibition featured innovative designs from each of the graduating students driven by the concept of construction and display using recyclable or reusable materials such as paper and board.

Helping to make the event a reality, HVG’s Graphics Media division donated $1500 worth of its popular Re-board engineered flute cardboard to build cubicles, tables, stands and a plaque with the designers’ names at the exhibition.

“Looking at the quality and creativity of the designs on show at Enmore, I’ve no doubt the future of the interior design industry is in very good hands,” said Richard Lucas, Business Manager, Graphics, HVG.

HVG’s Decorative Building division also lent a hand, supplying a further $500 in sponsorship to build the exhibition space.

“HVG has a long-term commitment to the interior design industry and we were delighted to support what is really the next generation of Australian designers and decorators,” said David Maltby, Business Manager, Decorative Building Products, HVG.

In addition to corporate sponsorship, students from the Design Centre Enmore also undertook their own fundraising to make the graduate exhibition a success.

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HVG (Halifax Vogel Group) is a privately owned Australian company that imports and distributes graphics media, industrial fabrics, decorative building products and exhibition systems throughout Australasia. Formed in 1988 and with a history that dates back to the 1950s, HVG has gone from strength to strength and sustained continued growth in size and scope to handle new products and services. In August 2007 HVG acquired Alucobond Architectural and Octanorm Australia (est. early 1970s).

HVG distributes a vast selection of products across multiple sectors including building, high pressure laminates, decorative and architectural panel products; engineered stone; industrial and marine fabrics; stationery materials; graphics, digital media and display materials; and aluminium exhibition and shopfitting display systems. HVG comprises more than 150 staff located over 26,000 square metres of warehouse and office space in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide, Perth, Auckland and Bangkok.
Paul Fahy
P: 02 9368 7277
W: www.halifaxvogel.com.au


Designers, Interior Design, Decoration, TAFE, HVG, Sponsor, Recyclable



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