SOLA Group Inc. Nets Eight Finalists in Prestigious FOLIO Awards

All three SOLA brands: Kitchen & Bath Design NewsQualified Remodeler and Residential Design recognized for editorial and graphical excellence.

EVANSTON, Ill.--()--SOLA Group Inc. announced today that each of its three business-to-business media brands were named national finalists for Eddie and Ozzie Awards presented by FOLIO Magazine for editorial and graphic excellence.

Residential Design magazine and its editor S. Claire Conroy, Assoc. AIA, led the way with four finalist positions: best Full Issue, Best Profile / Q&A, best Range of Work by a Single Author and best Series of Articles. The brand is also a finalist for best Cover Design. Qualified Remodeler is a finalist for best Magazine Section and best Section Design, for its “QR Outdoors Annual Planning Guide”. Kitchen & Bath Design News is a finalist for excellence in Overall Art Direction.

“We are gratified by these eight finalist recognitions by FOLIO,” said Patrick O’Toole, co-owner and content lead for SOLA Group. “We’ve got great editors and art directors. This puts a spotlight on their work. It also highlights our commitment to serving the information needs of residential architects, custom builders, kitchen and bath designers and remodelers. We produce our websites, newsletters, events and print magazines with an intense focus on segment need and we measure our success on high engagement.”

Links to digital editions of the work can be found here:

Residential Design, best Full Issue finalist

Residential Design, best Profile Q/A

Residential Design, best Series of Articles: Article 1 Article 2 Article 3

Residential Design, best Cover Design

Qualified Remodeler, best Magazine Section and Section Design

Kitchen & Bath Design News, best Overall Art Direction

About SOLA Group Inc.

SOLA Group Inc. is a business-to-business media company focused on residential design and construction. Kitchen & Bath Design News is the No. 1 media brand serving the kitchen and bath design industry. Residential Design is a leading media brand for residential architects and high-end custom home builders. Qualified Remodeler is a leading media brand for the residential remodeling industry.

To learn more about SOLA Group Inc. or to speak to a company representative go to or contact company president and owner Paul DeGrandis at or (847) 440-3000 x100.


SOLA Group Inc.
Paul DeGrandis, (847) 440-3000 x100

Release Summary

SOLA Group, a B2B media company focused on residential design and construction, nets national editorial and graphical recognition across its brands.


SOLA Group Inc.
Paul DeGrandis, (847) 440-3000 x100