-Providing expertise in the repositioning of retail, hospitality, and commercial interior architecture environments. -Extensive manual sketching and illustration. -Proficient in concept development, project management, and millwork detailing. -Analytical, quality oriented, and cost effective. -CAD: Autocad (2d+3d), Vectorworks (2d+3d), CATIA v4 & v5 (solid modelling, surfacing, assemblies, analysis) -MS applications: Word, Excel, Outlook -require employment sponsor/permit in U.S.A.

Work Samples

  • HoltRenfrew

  • Soup It Up Express

  • Red Devil Restaurant

Work History

SELECTED CLIENT & PROJECT DOSSIER 01/2010-present Freelance Interior Design Consultant -providing 2D & 3D design documents (AutoCAD 2008) for retail and hospitality assignments. 11/2008-12/2009 Designer at Ronald Lapointe Architecte Inc. -providing 2D & 3D design documents (Autocad 2008) for primary and secondary education facilities located in Northern New Brunswick. 2003-10/2008 Design Consultant - 2D & 3D expertise for interior environments providing display concepts and detail development (core specialities are retail & hospitality) 2002-2003 Contract Designer – burdifilek (Toronto) -Holt Renfrew (retail-fragrance & cosmetic; apparel; accessories) 3D spatial and 3D millwork elements concept development-2D millwork detailing NOTE: Recognized as NASFM 2004 Store of the Year & NASFM 2004 Department Store best of category -Telus (retail-promotional service module) 3D element and detail package 2000-2002 Contract Designer – X-Design (Toronto); Zak Ghanim Architect (Toronto) -Nine West (retail-women’s shoes and accessories) mall unit design documents -Voicestream (retail-commercial voice and data) concept rollout-quality control -Cotton Ginny (retail-women’s apparel) big box and mall concept rollout and quality control -Legendary Motorcar (automobile restoration specialist-service centre and showroom) concept development, solid modelling, permit application documents of 3 1998-2000 Contract Designer - Design Partners (Toronto);The Bay Store Planning (Toronto) ;Luc Wintzen (Toronto);Ceccone Simone (Toronto) -Sears/eatons (retail) - fragrance & cosmetics;apparel;accessories) concept development -Concord Adex (multi residential) plans and elevations -Great Canadian News (retail-periodicals) concept rollout documents -Union Energy (retail-residential appliances) concept rollout documents -Canadian Scene (retail-apparel and souvenirs) concept rollout documents -American Scene (retail-apparel and souvenirs) concept rollout documents -Baroli (theme restaurant) concept rollout documents -Gino’s Pizza (convenience restaurant) concept rollout documents -Xpresse (retail-periodicals & books) concept rollout documents 1995-1997 Contract Designer - Luc Wintzen Design (Toronto);Yabu Pushelberg (Toronto); De Signum (Toronto); RLW (Toronto) -Soup It Up (restaurant-specialty) concept development & millwork detailing -Holt Renfrew (epicure-specialty) planning & millwork detailing -The Bay (retail-fragrance & cosmetic) concept, planning, millwork -Supplements Plus (pharmaceutical) concept development -Red Devil B.B.Q. (restaurant-theme) concept development -Cotton Ginny (retail-apparel) millwork detailing -Century 21 (retail-fragrance & cosmetic) concept; planning; millwork detailing 1993-1995 Senior Designer - Envirocorp (Edmonton); Kasian Kennedy (Edmonton) -Zurich Life Insurance (commercial) space planning -Grammophone (retail) concept development -Japanese Consulate Edmonton(office) space planning & millwork detailing -Alberta Pharmaceutical Association (administration facility) space planning -City of St. Albert (municipal office) survey and space planning -Spa Lady (health & fitness facility) space planning) -Price Waterhouse (securities commercial) space planning -Brownlea Fryett (legal services) space planning -A&B Sound (home entertainment and literature)space planning & millwork detailing -Howard Johnson Hotel (restaurant and hospitality)concept development -The Wall (recreational apparel)concept development & millwork detailing -Hank’s (high end men’s apparel)concept development & millwork detailing -Stanley Associates Engineering (consulting office) space planning -Hard Rock Cafe (restaurant) space planning -Sun Life Insurance (commercial) space planning -Xerox (commercial) space planning -Royal Alexandra Hospital (health care facility)public space art program -Academy of Physicians (commercial) space planning of 3 1990-1993 Contract Designer - Omniplan (Ajax); Del MacMillan Design (Oakville); David Milne Design (Toronto) -Confederation Trust (retail financial) space planning & millwork detailing -General Motors (vehicle showroom) space planning -Librairie Champlain (retail periodicals & literature) space planning -Oshawa Group (retail) concept development -Dylex (retail-apparel) concept development -Prime Restaurants (restaurant) concept development -O’tooles Roadhouse (restaurant) concept development -Lakeview Homes (marketing showroom) concept development -Matamy Homes (marketing showroom) concept development -Greenpark Homes (marketing showroom) concept development -The Saloon (theme entertainment) concept development 1988-1989 Contract Designer – Kaiser/Borthwick/Saffer Design (Toronto); David Milne Design (Toronto); Robert Johnston Design (Toronto); Boulevard (Toronto); Russocki/Zawadski Architects (Toronto) -Moores The Suite People (men’s apparel) millwork details -The Second Cup (café) millwork details -Arthur Treachers (specialty food service) millwork details -Kwinters (specialty food service) millwork details -Firestone (automobile accessories and service) planning -The Royal Bank (seniors financial service facility) concept development & millwork details -East Side Marios (theme restaurant) planning & millwork details -Cultures (specialty food service) planning & millwork details 1982-1988 Junior Designer -The Watt Group (Toronto) -Loblaws (grocery) planning & millwork details -National Grocers (grocery) spatial planning -Ralph’s (grocery U.S.A.) spatial planning -No Frills (grocery) spatial planning -Zehr’s (grocery) spatial planning -Atlantic Wholesalers (grocery)spatial planning -Edwards (grocery U.S.A.) spatial planning -Peoples Jewellers (retail) planning & millwork detailing -Michel’s Baguette (specialty food service North America) concept rollout -Mmmarvellous Muffins (specialty food service North America) concept rollout -Filenes (apparel U.S.A.) planning -H.W.I. (hardware & building supplies U.S.A.) planning -Majestic Sound (entertainment) spatial planning -Mitre Ten (hardware & building supplies Australia) spatial planning -Rumbeloes (appliances & entertainment England) planning -Holt Renfrew (upscale apparel)planning -Bunsmaster (retail bakery)planning & millwork detailing -Obs (hypermarket Scandinavia) planning 1980-1982 Junior Designer –Ontario Store Fixtures (Toronto);Alison Hymas Design (Toronto) -Frontier Fruit & Nut (specialty food service) concept & planning & millwork detailing -Consumers Distributing (catalogue showroom sales) planning & millwork detailing

Education

Ryerson University - Interior Design

Specialties

Affiliations

ARIDO

Awards

2002 NASFM Store of the Year - 100,000 sq. ft. ground floor renovation of major upscale retailer Holt Renfrew flagship in Toronto. Provided 2D design document and 3d modelling (Autocad) as consultant to burdifilek (Toronto).

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