The Zonta Club of Traverse City has concluded it’s inaugural Celebrity Christmas Classic at Golden-Fowler Home Furnishings and the public voting has been tallied.

The Designer Dining Room Competition was tightly contested.  Meg Whiteford narrowly edged out the other designers to win this year’s competition.

Meg Whiteford's winning dining room design

Meg Whiteford’s winning dining room design

All four designers did an outstanding job and the public enjoyed their creativity.  The four competing designers that donated their creative talents were
Meg Whiteford of Whiteford Associates
Marty Rhen of BAC Design Group
Derek Woodruff of Floral Underground
Angela Goodall of Kitchen Choreography

The winners of the school tree competition are:
1st place – Immaculate Conception Elementary School, Grades 3-5

2nd place – St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Middle School, 8th grade

3rd place – Holy Angels Elementary, Kindergartners


The Zonta Club is thankful to all the designers and schools that participated.  The public was very supportive of the event which raised funds for Zonta’s grants and scholarships.  Special thanks to Mike Mahn of Golden-Fowler Home Furnishings for hosting the event.