The Dallas Market Center has announced its judging panel for the Gourmet Gold Housewares Awards. The awards will presented during the winter 2019 Total Home & Gift Market, set to take place from January 16 to 22, 2019.
The Gourmet Gold Housewares Awards will present awards in eight categories: Cookware & Bakeware, Kitchen Electronics, Kitchen Tools & Gadgets, Tabletop & Serveware, Cutlery, Barware & Beverageware, Outdoor Kitchen & Accessories and Hydration & Thermal Drinkware. A special Best in Class award selected from among the category winners. Entries will be judged based on innovation, user-friendliness and visual appeal.
The judges are as follows:
- Ingrid Hoffmann, a celebrity chef and NBC, Telemundo and Cooking Channel star.
- Rachel Pinn, a food blogger, media writer, influencer and restaurant reporter for Dallas Market Center’s new Spark magazine.
- Steven Fritchen, housewares buyer for JCPenney