Month: January 2017

25 Years & Racing Forward

By: Jill Mendoza  We have a history of living the beliefs and values that have shaped us.  For the last 25 years, we’ve been united in our commitment to our clients by providing the discipline of Commercial Interior Design to serve the needs of their mission critical environments.  We are so very fortunate to now be looking to the future and… Read More

How to Promote Happy, Healthy Work Environments

By: Donna Metallic As Interior designers, we can influence the well-being of occupants and drive productivity of the occupants in the workplace by introducing the WELL Building  philosophy in which the built environments minimize the impact to the human occupant. The office workplace is morphing to adapt to new styles of leadership, to reflect the culture and brand of a… Read More

Workplace Trends of 2017

By: Sara Kotarski A new year is upon us, and with it comes new technologies, business themes, and trends around the workplace. An article entitled “10 Workplace Trends You’ll See in 2017” by Dan Schawbel ( gives a well-researched and well-presented outlook of some of the workplace trends you can expect to see in the year 2017. Here’s a brief… Read More

It’s 2017 – Find your Zen!

By: Kris Kleinknight The holiday festivities are over and it’s time to get back to normal.  What’s your normal?    Do you feel like you’re always racing to get caught up and never get caught up?  Are you getting your 7 – 8 hours of sleep at night?  BAHAHAHA! 2017 can be your year of Zen!  Take time for YOU and… Read More

What’s the Buzz?

By: Julie Knight Ever wondered why people like to gather in a coffee shop or café?  It is the buzz or ambient sound within these spaces. Ambient sound is defined as the background sound present in a location.  And according to recent research, moderate levels of background sounds distract us and subtly encourage us to have original thoughts. Because if… Read More