APEX and QR8 Group are proud to introduce Kahi Lee, panelist for our Asian Women Leaders in Entertainment Panel and Networking Event.
Kahi Lee is an interior designer, television personality and author who has appeared as a host and designer on numerous television programs including Trading Spaces (TLC), While You Were Out (TLC and HGTV), Design On A Dime (HGTV), Merge (Lifetime), Renovate My Family (Fox), Ultimate Gamer (Spike TV), Freestyle (HGTV), The Rachael Ray Show (CBS), and The Tyra Banks Show (Warner Brothers) among others. In Asia, Lee hosted the first season of the hugely successful reality competition show The Apartment (AXN / Sony Pictures Entertainment). Kahi Lee’s first book Rough Luxe Design was released internationally to praise from highly regarded publications like World of Interiors and The London Telegraph.
Kahi Lee Lifestyle launched in 2005 and specializes in residential interior design in Los Angeles. Lee’s high profile projects include the Malibu home of surf legend Laird Hamilton and wife Gabrielle Reece, a penthouse at the W Hollywood Residences for singer Nick Jonas, the Los Angeles home of singer Chris Brown, the Beverly Hills home of Japanese rock star Kyosuke Himuro and The Solair, a 160 million dollar luxury high rise condominium development in Los Angeles.
Lee attended UCLA where she earned degrees in Art History and English Literature. She also studied interior design through the UCLA Extension program. In addition to her passion for design, Lee invests her time in causes related to the advancement of social equality for women and minorities. Kahi Lee was born in Washington DC and raised in Palos Verdes Estates, California. She currently lives in Los Angeles with her husband and two children.
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