Bobby Berk Biography
Bobby James Berk famously known as Bobby Berk is an American interior designer and reality TV personality. He was born on August 25th, 1981.
He is currently the star in Netflix’s series, Queer Eye as the interior design expert. He was born in Texas and he grew up in Mount Vernon, Missouri, in the middle of farm country. He says that he faced both internal and external homophobia and attending an Assemblies of God church was very difficult for him. He left home at age 15 and went to Springfield, Missouri. Just before his 18th birthday, he moved to Denver, Colorado, where he got a gig at the Bombay Company.
Bobby Berk Age
He was born on August 25th, 1981 in Texas. He is 37 years old as of 2018.
Bobby Berk Home | Career
He went to New York City with only $ 100 in his pocket in 2003. He was employed at a Restoration Hardware and Bed, Bath and Beyond before he moved to Portico. He worked his way up to being the creative director as he didn’t have any diploma or formal training.Bobby Berk
Berk founded his online venture after Portico ended in 2006. He opened his first store in New York City in 2007. He then opened another one in Miami in 2010. The Bobby Berk Home was launched in 2006 and now it has stored located in SoHo, Manhattan, Midtown Miami, Florida, and Midtown Atlanta, Georgia.
He then later launched Bobby Berk Interiors and Design with its headquarters in Broadway, Los Angeles. He has appeared on several TV stations including HGTV, NBC, CBS, and Bravo. He has now been the design expert in Netflix’s series, Queer Eyes since 2018.
Bobby Berk Queer Eye
Queer Eye is an American Netflix original series, initially released on February 7, 2018. It is a reboot of the Bravo series Queer Eye for the Straight Guy, featuring a new Fab Five: Antoni Porowski, food and wine expert; Tan France, fashion expert; Karamo Brown, culture expert; Bobby Berk, design expert; and Jonathan Van Ness, grooming expert. In July 2018, the series was renewed for a third season, which is set to premiere in 2019.
Bobby Berk Contacts
1933 S. Broadway St. Suite 426
Los Angeles, CA 90007
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Bobby Berk Awards
- Gold Nugget Award 2017
The 2017 Gold Nugget Awards were held on June 29th at the Pacific Coast Builders Conference in San Diego, California. We are tremendously honored to announce that two of our projects were selected as winners in this prestigious competition. Winners this year were chosen from a competitive field of 630 entries from around the world.
The projects that won and the talented teams with whom we collaborated:
Merit Awards for Axis Homes; Henderson, NV
Landscape Architect: AndersonBaron
Builder: Pardee Homes
Architect: Bassenian Lagoni
Interior Design: Bobby Berk Interior Design
Photographer: AG Photography
- Best Single Family Detached Home – 4,000 to 5,000 sq. ft.
- Residential Housing Project of the Year – Detached Product
2. Silver Nugget Awards 2017 – SNHBA
The Silver Nugget Awards, presented by the Southern Nevada Homebuilders Association (SNHBA) and the Las Vegas Review-Journal, is a celebration of the achievements and excellence in metropolitan Las Vegas’s homebuilding industry. Over 170 nominations were received for the 2017 awards and, due to the high standards demonstrated by the nominees, the judges were challenged to narrow down the finalists and choose this year’s winners.
This year Pardee Homes of Las Vegas was awarded the “Best Single Family Detached Home Silver Nugget Award for their Escala Plan 2 home which was designed by Bobby Berk Interiors + Design. This home was also a finalist for Best Design & Architecture, Interior Merchandising, and Master Bathroom Design.
We here at BBID couldn’t be more honored to have worked on this award-winning project.
3. Best of 2017 Design Award
4. Awarded Best Of Houzz 2017
Los Angeles, January 17, 2017 – Bobby Berk Interiors + Design of Los Angeles has won “Best Of Design” on Houzz®, the leading platform for home remodeling and design. The young firm which was started by Bobby Berk in 2016 was chosen by the more than 40 million monthly unique users that comprise the Houzz community from among more than one million active home building, remodeling and design industry professionals.
The Best Of Houzz is awarded annually in three categories: Design, Customer Service and Photography. Design award winners’ work was the most popular among the more than 40 million monthly users on Houzz. Customer Service honors are based on several factors, including the number and quality of client reviews a professional received in 2016. Architecture and interior design photographers whose images were most popular are recognized with the Photography award. A “Best Of Houzz 2017” badge will appear on winners’ profiles, as a sign of their commitment to excellence. These badges help homeowners identify popular and top-rated home professionals in every metro area on Houzz.
“I couldn’t be more happy to receive this award from Houzz after having only started BBID last year. It really feels good to have your hard work acknowledged by such a large audience. I couldn’t have done it without my amazing team as well as the builder, Pardee Homes Las Vegas.”
“We’re so pleased to award Best of Houzz 2017 to this incredible group of talented and customer-focused professionals, including Bobby Berk,” said Liza Hausman, vice president of Industry Marketing for Houzz. “Each of these businesses was singled out for recognition by our community of homeowners and design enthusiasts for helping to turn their home improvement dreams into reality.”
5. The Nationals 2017 Gold Award
Bobby Berk Interiors + Design was awarded the National Association of Home Builder’s Gold Award for the “Best Interior Design of a Model 3001 to 3500 sq. ft. This category received over 1100 entries from countries around the globe, and we couldn’t be more honored to be this year’s recipient.
6. The Nationals 2017 Silver Award
Bobby Berk Interiors + Design was awarded the National Association of Home Builder’s Silver Award for the “Best Interior Design of a Model 3001 to 3500 sq. ft. This category received over 1100 entries from countries around the globe, and we couldn’t be more honored to be this year’s recipient.
7. Gold Nugget Award 2016 – Best Custom Home under 4000 Sqft
Gold Nugget Awards are the oldest and most prestigious design awards in the nation and a centerpiece of PCBC. Recognizing those who improve our communities through exceptional concepts in design, planning, and development, Gold Nugget Awards are open to builders, developers, architects, and land planners with communities and projects in the United States and ALL international countries.
Gold Nugget Awards winners share one common denominator: excellence and innovation in addressing complex design/build issues.