Meet The Judges: Deborah Shearer

This exclusive video series profiles each of the 2017 Housewares Design Awards judges and their views on what makes a product great.

Deborah Shearer

Deborah Shearer is the founder, creative mind and hostess behind Table + Dine, a lifestyle and marketing studio filling the creative needs of brands in the home, tabletop and housewares markets around the world. With a background in merchandising and marketing as the chief merchant for and, Shearer helps to grow brands by putting to use her retail experience and mixing it with her passion for entertaining.

Shearer recently re-located from southern California to Marin County, CA.

“A celebrated life is all about good smells coming from the kitchen, signature cocktails, delightful dinner parties with a sprig of sparkle and sharing the little things with friends and family around the table,” Shearer said.

2017 Housewares Design Awards Judges (click on name for profile):
Jason Belaire
Max Burton
Steve Cozzolino
Monique Epstein
Eric Ludlum
Kiel Mead
Mary Moore
Helen Maria Nugent
Deborah Shearer
Kathleen Taggart
Howard Thornton
David Tisdale