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Community voting for the “Hotel Room of the Future Design Challenge” has concluded, and we have compiled our top 10 entries from the original 39.

Entries were graded on three main criteria: guest experience, feasibility, and overall completeness of the submission.

Here is the Top 10 (in no specific order):

Hello World – Ricky Aguiar

Oh This Is So Nice – LindsayR 

Hotel Room as an Eco-system Cuningham Group

Zero Gravity – Carlos A. Gonzalez

Emotional & Efficient Room – CristinaPerez

Wonderful Amazing Magnificent Hotel – AndrewR

 Hello Penguin – Gresham Smith and Partners

Work and Place – lesleythomas

Experience The Future – Josh Beatty

Art Haven – Chris – District Homes

Next, we will choose the top 3 winners of the challenge based on the judges’ selection!

Below is a list of our judges, as well as their background:

21C Judges:
Steve Wilson, 21C Founder
Craig Greenberg, 21C President
Molly Swyers, Chief Brand Officer
Kevin Fennel, Director, Design & Construction

FirstBuild Judges:
Larry Portaro, Director
Sam Duplessis, Engineering Leader
Jarvis Ward, Design Leader
Randy Reeves, Operations Leader

City of Louisville Judge:
Grace Simrall, Louisville Chief of Civic Innovation

Hospitality Industry Expert:
Terrence Schroeder, Principal, Deborah Burke Partners

We’d like to extend a special thanks to all of the participants in the challenge and wish good luck to those whose entries still remain!

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