February 2018: Diana Celella has been named as the new President of The Society of British and International Design (SBID) for the term 2018 – 2020. Succeeding SBID’s Founding President, Dr Vanessa Brady OBE, she will continue to further develop the society’s core mission to guide and measure the profession’s trading standards. Celella has been a design practitioner for over 30 years based in the West Midlands, and currently operates in the commercial sector of interior design, specializing in healthcare projects. She was appointed as the SBID Midlands Regional Director from 2010 to 2012, after which she became Chairman of the Regional Directors. SBID has also appointed Tom Marquardt, HOK’s Vice President and Director of Interiors, as President Elect until 2020.