INTERIOR DESIGN CONSULTANT
& VISUAL LEAD
ASHLEY FURNITURE HOMESTORES - LAS VEGAS, NEVADA
May 2008 - March 2016
Eight years as Visual Lead / Design Consultant & New Visual Recruit Trainer for all Nevada showrooms operating from Ashley Furniture HomeStore's 76,000 sq/ft retail Corporate Flag Ship - MLK Blvd. Downtown Las Vegas owned an operated by Michael and Lori Jedlowsky.
Visual & Design duties/responsibilities for this comprehensive merchandising palette pertaining to Furniture, Accessories and Showroom Display, includeing but not limited to the following itemized listing: -
Shipping & Receiving / Merchandise Processing / Inventory Control / Assembly / Construction / Tagging - Sales, Manager's Specials, Ticketing, New Pricing, etc. / Warehouse Supervision & Scheduling / Showroom Maintenance & Daily Repairs / Refurbishing / Showroom Vignette Creation / Design Accessorising - Artwork - Framed, Canvas, Metal Art, Glass, Ceramics, Pottery, Floral Art, etc. / Soft Goods / Lighting / Spot Focusing / Color & Style coordination. / Visually, structurally and architecturally staying current with industry standards / Implement New Tendencies and remaining versed in International Cutting Edge Design practices set by industry leaders in Interior Design and Visual Merchandising.
Together, all of the above successfully executed creates a creative flow in showroom design which is vital to any 'bay' layout according to style, period and/or classification of function. This assures a visual pleasing showroom retail experience for one and all; - be it client and patron! We always aim to be the envy of the competition, thus providing sales associates the necessary additional aesthetic tools to close transactions with the consumer successfully. That promotes financial prosperity as well as peace of mind within a sound work environment with optimum functionality.