DESIGNERS AT THE SHOWROOM
Victoria Hensen has been working in the Denver Design field for 24 years. Her experience includes Kitchen and Bath Design, Model Home design for several Denver Homebuilders, and Independent Interior Design as Victoria Hensen Interiors. Victoria has worked for several Luxury Interior Furniture Showrooms throughout the last 24 years including Homestead House Interiors Furniture and Stickley Audi Furniture. Victoria's goal here at The Showroom is to offer Denver the most innovative, creative and knowledgeable Interior Design staff in the city.
Kayla Janovsky is a graduate from Kansas State University's CIDA accredited Interior Design program where she received her Bachelor of Science in Interior Design. She enjoys researching how the Interior environment affects the individuals who inhabit it. Kayla believes that the home environment shapes the way you move throughout the world and strives to design homes that are not only aesthetically pleasing, but functional and comfortable. Kayla wants people to come home to a house that they love after a long day at work because she believes that a well-designed home environment can promote the health and well-being of its occupants.
Ms. Shannon Murphy has been involved in the high end interior design industry for over 25 years. Her designs have taken her from the East Coast in New England to Hollywood in the television industry for which she spent 16 years based in Los Angeles and Sonoma. She has designed everything from Beverly Hills Estates in California, Seaside Cottages on Nantucket and Cape Cod, yachts in Florida and numerous mountain chalets in the Rockies. With thousands of projects and over 25 years of experience in residential, commercial, hospitality, and television, Shannon offers a wide spectrum of styles to choose from. Shannon has also created and produced for network television, as well as for the studios in feature film. Her philosophy is that no two designs should ever be the same, as she likes to reflect the individual personality of the client.
Sarah Portugal received her Bachelor's degree in interior design at the Art Institute of Colorado and has studied abroad at the American Intercontinental University in London. Sarah has over 12 years' experience working in commercial, residential, and retail properties in design & visual merchandising. Design is the language that she is most fluent in and completely understands. Sarah loves to create spaces that have ties to the past and present while telling the client's story. Besides having a love affair with mid-century modern design, Sarah loves traveling, baking, reading, DIY projects, and spending time with her family & friends.
Grace grew up in Iowa and had an early passion for decor, as her mother was an amazing Interior Designer. She sees interior design as a very personal thing and feels that the design aesthetic that makes up a home should give the owners a positive feeling and reflect their life. Grace's opinion is that design is not just about the things we live amongst, but how we live in those spaces. She strives to create environments that are perfect for the people that live in them. The perfect combination of furniture, decor and finishes, can turn a room into a home. She believes everyone should love the spaces they live their life in and she not only loves creating beautiful spaces, but is obsessed with details, solutions and a perfect floorplan.
Ann Tristani has pursued the art of creating beauty for almost 20 years, first as a professional fine artist and oil painting instructor, then a floral designer, and finally as an interior designer. No matter what medium, beautiful composition, line, shape, texture, pattern and stunning color combinations captivate Ann's work. Her natural understanding of design, love of beautiful homes, and experience designing and renovating spaces ranging from new construction to her current 110-year-old home allows her to create fresh, functional, and inspiring spaces that reflect her clients' personalities and needs. Ann can't wait to partner with you and utilize all that The Showroom has to offer to create your own unique space!
Gia Wasik is originally from Peru. She is married, has 2 beautiful daughters, and enjoys being a mom and spending time with her family. She has a degree in Hospitality and worked in well-respected hotels for over 10 years in customer service. After working many years in that field, she decided that she wanted to work in design and help people create a hospitable environment in their own homes. Gia went back to school at Arapahoe Community College in Colorado to obtain a degree in Interior Design. Designing people's homes is one of her true passions. Turning spaces into unique places is very important to her; and firmly believes function, balance and appearance are key components to creating a good flow of energy in a home. Gia is very excited about starting her new career, and getting to help people fulfill their interior design dreams.
LOOKING TO EXPAND YOUR PASSION AND TALENT?
Then we're looking for you! The Design Studio at The Showroom is hiring interior design professionals based in the Denver area who can showcase their abilities in this one-of-a-kind location. The Showroom is the premier shopping destination for luxury home furnishings in the Mountain West. The Design Studio at The Showroom offers the best resources and design services available creating an environment that allows you to thrive while helping clients create their dream home. There?s a job at The Showroom waiting for you. If you love studying swatches and styles, pouring over pairings of prints and paint, or enjoy seeing spaces meet their design potential - apply now.
THE SHOWROOM @FURNITURE ROW
5445 N Bannock St. Denver, CO 80216