Kayleen MacCabe, host of DIY Network's Rescue Renovations

Kayleen McCabe host of Rescue Renovation

In DIY Network's Rescue Renovation host Kayleen McCabe saves project-challenged homeowners who are in over their heads with their renovations. Kayleen points out exactly what went wrong and formulates a seven-day action plan to turn awful renovations into jaw-dropping rooms.

Appearing on the Main Stage on Friday, January 22 at 6pm and Saturday, January 23 at 2pm and 6pm!

Mina - Celeb Speaker

Mina Fies, Author of the Renovation Roadmap™

After experiencing frustration and dissatisfaction of homeowners during the remodeling process, Mina developed a unique system (the Renovation Roadmap™), which choreographs all aspects of the remodeling process - from concept to completion.  
As the CEO of Synergy Design & Construction, a Certified Practitioner of Interior Alignment (Instinctive Feng Shui) and Certified Green Professional (CGP), Mina believes understanding and embracing the spaces around us is the key to living healthier, happier, and more environmentally friendly lives. 

Mina speaks regularly at industry conferences and seminars. She is the recipient of several design and remodeling awards, and has been interviewed for national, local, and online media outlets including NPR's "All Things Considered". 

Mina will be appearing on stage on Saturday, January 23rd at noon and Sunday, January 24th at 1pm!

Lauren Katz - Chef

Lauren Katz, Winner of ABC's The Great Holiday Baking Show

Lauren Katz, the recent winner of ABC’s The Great Holiday Baking Show, is appearing on stage Saturday January 23 at 2 pm and Sunday January 24 at 2 pm.   She is a completely self-taught baker and credits her mother’s lack of culinary skills as one of the main reasons she took up the hobby.  With a background in fine art, Lauren showcased her artistic personality while baking with her elaborate and finely detailed decorations clinching the win.  A self-described perfectionist, she is constantly challenging herself to come up with bigger and better bakes.  When not in the kitchen, Lauren loves pottery, exercising, and reading.  Lauren is a stay at home mother of three and looks forward to sharing her special Tangerine Chai Cookie recipe with everyone at the Home + Remodeling Show.