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Oct. 27, 2020

About i+s

i+s focuses exclusively on commercial interior designers and architects who have the decision making power to recommend and purchase products and services utilized in commercial structures.

i+s Brand Promise

i+s exists at the intersection where design meets purpose. Our goal is to connect the design community to the vast web of people, projects, and products that create beauty while making a difference. We are a trusted resource for design inspiration, information and education.

Make sure to check in frequently for timely, provocative news and behind-the-scenes research that impacts the business of commercial design.

i+s is powered by Stamats.

About Stamats Communications Inc

Headquartered in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Stamats Communications Inc is a specialized marketing solutions company providing services in consulting, marketing, research, creative, traditional media, digital media, social media, live events, and business to business information.

General Contact

(319) 364-6167

Stamats Communications, Inc.

615 Fifth St. SE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52401 

PO Box 1888
Cedar Rapids, IA 52406-1888

Content Direction

Robert Nieminen

Chief Content Director
Robert Nieminen is the award-winning Chief Content Director of i+s.

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Janelle Penny

Senior Writer

Janelle is a senior editor for Stamats. She is an alumna of the University of Iowa School of Journalism and Mass Communication and has previously worked as a general assignment reporter.

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Sarah Kloepple

Staff Writer

Sarah joined the Stamats team as a staff writer in August 2018. She is a graduate of the Missouri School of Journalism, where her focus was magazine writing. She’s written and edited for numerous publications in her hometown of St. Louis.

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Submit editorial inquiries, news and product publicity to:

Editorial Department
PO Box 1888
Cedar Rapids, IA 52406-1888


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To discuss advertising opportunities, contact our sales executives:

Steven Sloan

Brand Director
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Karrie Laughlin

Integrated Media Consultant
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Tom Davies

Integrated Media Consultant
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Jenna Rehberg

Integrated Media Consultant
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To manage your subscription, visit our subscription page or contact us at (800) 553-8878.

Barb Schrafel

Director, Audience Development
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Sales/Production Support

Candy Holub

Senior Production Manager
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Matthew Schrafel

Sales Support Specialist
(319) 861-5161 | Send Email

Webinars & CEUs

Jessica Watts

Webinar Events Manager
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