Tony Hunt
CKD, CBD

Tony Hunt

Tony Hunt has been a member of the Binns kitchen + bath design team for many years, and has an abundance of skill and enthusiasm that helps him develop creative and innovative design solutions. Tony has participated in design competitions in both Canada and the USA and his designs have been featured in many major Canadian and USA magazines. 

By virtue of special qualifications and having demonstrated knowledge and ability in the design of complete residential kitchen and bathrooms, Tony wrote and passed both his Certified Kitchen Designer (CKD) and Certified Bathroom Designer (CBD) designation and is a member of the Society of Certified kitchen and Bath Professionals. Tony was recognized as a design professional when he was selected as one of only 12 industry professionals, chosen to judge the 2001 and 2002 annual NKBA Design Competition (USA)

In 2005 Tony won the International Bathroom Design Award, winning first place for Canada at the Bathroom & Kitchen Industry Awards. Tony represented Canada in an international competition against nice other countries (England, Scotland, Wales, Ireland, Holland, Sweden, New Zealand, Australia, and USA)

In 2009 Tony attended the SieMatic Academy in Germany where he did intensive training in kitchen planning and design, receiving his SieMatic-Akademie Diplom.

Education

  • Advanced Kitchen & bath Course
  • "Beyond the Basics Kitchen School" Advanced Kitchen Design Course, Michigan
  • "Lighting Effects that Enhance Your Designs" National Kitchen & Bath Conference, Chicago
  • "Viewing Your Business Through Your Customer's Eyes" National Kitchen & Bath Conference, Chicago
  • Avoiding Costly Mistakes Around Appliances
  • Kitchen & Bathroom Lighting Made Easy
  • "Kitchen Art School" Creativity: Designing Outside of the Box
  • Make a Splash in the Bath School
  • Kitchen & Bath Signature School

Awards

2009 CANADIAN DESIGN COMPETITION

  • Honourable Mention Award, Category E, Bathrooms

2008 CANADIAN DESIGN COMPETITION

  • Second Place Award, Category C, Kitchen
  • Second Place Award, Category E, Bathroom

2008 NKBA DESIGN COMPETITION (USA)

  • Honourable Mention Award, Category 1, Kitchen

2007 CANADIAN DESIGN COMPETITION

  • First Place Award, Category C, Kitchen
  • First Place Award, Category F, Bathroom
  • First Place Award, Category H, Kitchen

2005 NKBA DESIGN COMPETITION (USA)

  • First Place Award, Category 6, Small Bathroom

2005 BATHROOM & KITCHEN INDUSTRY AWARDS (LONDON, ENGLAND)

  • International Bathroom Design Award (First Place Award for Canada)

2005 CANADIAN DESIGN COMPETITION

  • Third Place Award, Category B, Kitchen
  • Third Place Award, Category D, Bathroom

2004 CANADIAN DESIGN COMPETITION

  • Honourable Mention Award, Category C
  • Honourable Mention Award, Category D

2004 NKBA DESIGN COMPETITION (USA)

  • Third Place Award, Category 6

2003 CANADIAN DESIGN COMPETITION

  • Honourable Mention Award, Bathroom, Category B

2000 NKBA DESIGN COMPETITION (USA)

  • Honourable Mention Award

1999 NKBA DESIGN COMPETITION (USA)

  • Honourable Mention Award

1998 CANADIAN DESIGN COMPETITION

  • Second Place Kitchen Award