Alena has won several national design awards for her bathroom designs, as well as commercial spaces. Most recently, she was named one of six Praiseworthy Picks, for Kitchen & Bath Business Magazine’s  2019 “Person of the Year” feature, as well as to Kitchen & Bath Design News,’ 2019 “Top 50 Innovators” List.  In 2016, she was selected as one of eight semi-finalists, and then, as one of four finalists, for the National Kitchen & Bath Association “Professional of the Year” Award. In 2015, one of her bathroom designs was selected by Cosentino, as their “Bath of the Year,” and the images of the winning design were used in their product catalogs for 2016. Also in 2015, Alena won second place in the Small Bath category, in the National Kitchen & Bath Association National Design Competition. The design of the swimwear boutique, Elcat Vibe received an Honorable Mention, in the Coverings: Project Green Awards (Commercial Remodel Category), based on the overall design, and use of sustainable materials in the project.

2019 Kitchen & Bath Business Magazine “Praiseworthy Pick” :

One of six Praiseworthy Picks,  “Person of the Year” Feature

2019 Kitchen & Bath Design News “Top 50 Innovators” 

2016 National Kitchen and Bath Association “Professional of the Year” Finalist

2016 “Best of Houzz” Customer Service Award

2015 Cosentino “Bath of the Year” 

2015 National Kitchen and Bath Association Design Competition: 2nd Place, Small Bath

2011 Coverings: Project Green Awards:

Honorable Mention, Commercial Remodel Category