The Inman Company places great emphasis on offering pro-bono work on a local, national and international level by constant involvement with charitable causes.
2000 – Shane was creative consultant to the Miami City Ballet, Southern Florida’s largest nonprofit organization, where he planned several highly visible events and galas.
2003 – Shane served as a goodwill ambassador to Africa as a microeconomic business advisor with the United States Peace Corps, teaching English as a Foreign Language (EFL) and automated computer-aided design (AutoCAD).
2007 – Shane acted as the lead sponsor and event designer for the nonprofit Traverse Symphony Orchestra (TSO) Ball in Traverse City, Michigan.
2007 – Shane was event designer of the highly visible nonprofit Traverse City Film Festival’s opening and closing events for acclaimed film director Michael Moore.
2008 – The Inman Company was the presenting sponsor for the popular Ugly Kitchen contest that awarded a free $35,000 custom kitchen to one lucky winner in Northern Michigan.
2008 – The Inman Company was acting judge for the Festival of Tables event benefiting Child and Family Services of Northwestern Michigan.
2008-2010 – Shane sat on a panel of professionally certified ASID leaders that critiqued junior interior design theses at Michigan State University in East Lansing, Michigan.
2010 – Present – The Inman Company continues to be a contributing supporter of Third Level Crisis Center in Traverse City Michigan, which assists youth, adults and families grow, change and thrive during life transitions.
2011 – Shane was the interiors director for the Randolph Street Market in Chicago, Illinois, where he acts as spokesperson for local and national awareness of the benefits of purchasing vintage products to help support the environment.
2012 – The Inman Company was designer-at-large for decorating the Brimfield Antiques & Collectables Show’s VIP Tent in Brimfield Massachusetts.