Voting Opens in Mannington tx:style Design Challenge 2012

The tx:style community is inviting the public to choose one of four finalists in the Mannington design competition to win the grand prize.

CALHOUN, Ga.—Voting has officially opened for the Grand Prize winner in Mannington Commercial's tx:style design challenge 2012.

Over the past four years, the tx:style community has grown to include more than 20,000 architects, interior designers, members of the media and other fans of product design. Using the interiors industry's most innovative product development platform, members upload design concepts, comment on other entries and vote. Now, the tx:style community is inviting the public to choose which of this year's four finalists will win.

The four finalists are Kristyn Hill of Boston, Mass.; Berglind Davis of Burlington, Vt.; Katie Henry of Fort Wayne, Ind.; and Heather Bryan of Charlotte, N.C.

All four finalists have already won a trip to New York for a design workshop, will be attending NeoCon as Mannington's guest, and are featured in a national advertising campaign. Now each stands a chance to win $7,000 in total prize money, a trip to Milan for the International Furniture Fair, and the opportunity to develop his or her concept into a full carpet collection with Mannington Commercial.

The public can view profiles of each finalist and vote for their favorite designs 10 times per day at Facebook users can also track the latest tx:style news on the Mannington Commercial Facebook page.

Voting is open from May 7 until day two of NeoCon (June 12, 2012). The Grand Prize Winner will be announced at that time.