Shaw co-developed Accent on Design, a juried division of NY NOW, formerly the New York International Gift Fair. Accent is a world-renowned, exemplary trade show and wholesale resource for design focused gifts and home furnishings. Shaw has chaired the selection jury since the show’s inception in 1984. Accent is held twice annually in New York City. Through the years, Shaw has also conceived, designed, implemented and curated feature exhibitions and special seminars for Accent on Design and NY NOW.