Stavroula BottosInterior DesignerB.S. Philadelphia UniversityInterior architecture, retail, residential, healthcare, commercialand landscape design, as well as custom furniture design.“Design is an unlimited joy and pleasure, and my clients’ aremy key motivation” – Litsa Bottos
Personal Info: Stavroula Bottos Interior Designer resume 2005 Kerwood Dr. Broomall, PA 19008 E-mail – firstname.lastname@example.org Website – www.designcorner.gr Birthdate – April 22, 1977Education: Philadelphia University Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. U.S.A. Bachelor of Science, May 1999 Interior Design GPA: 3.7, Honors StudentRelated Courses:: Drawing Ι & ΙΙ, AutoCAD I & II, Design Ι-VIII, Building Construction Technology & Materials, History of Art & Architecture I-V, Lighting, Design Ι-ΙΙΙ, Visual Merchandising & Display, Landscape architecture and designSkills: Over 12 years experience in sales, great communication skills, outgoing, enthusiastic, able to take on many responsibilities and ability to work with a team Expert knowledge in AutoCAD 2010, 3d drawings, 3d Landscape, Sketchup 8, Word, Excel, Power Point, Microsoft Outlook, Photoshop, Corel Strong knowledge of architectural interior design concepts, practices, construction documents and procedures- construction detailing, color studies, custom furniture design, broad knowledge of materials and suppliers, project management and on site monitoring Strong verbal and written communication skills as well as organizational skills Ability to select and develop interior finishes and specifications packages. Confidently prepare color palettes and finish boards for clients Ability to complete Interior Design Packages: floor plans, furniture plans, finish plans, reflected ceiling plans, interior elevations, interior details, millwork details, ceiling details etc. Detailed drawing presentations with clients, as well as gathering bids, presenting the project budget, closing, constructing and after sales service. Comfortable working directly with clientele and guiding them through the process of design, based on working knowledge and experience Effective organizational and time management skills with ability to prioritize and manage conflicting demands Continuously seeking new information and new materials as well as improving my personal skills. Fluent in English and Greek, partially fluent in Italian and German.
Awards& Success: Published in the book “Interior designer” by ΙΚΤΙΝΟΣ, 2007 Created Design Corner, interior design office, March 2002 resume Awarded excellence in History and Theory in Interior Design, June 1999 Awarded Second place in the Steelcase contest, 1998 Awarded one of the top 12 designers in design competition, March 1997 (University Design Contest) Awarded a scholarship for all four years in college, while working over 25 hours a week at a design firm Member of the Honor’s Society Member of the Dean’s List Member of the American Society of Interior Design (ASID), 1997 Member of the International Interior Design Association (IIDA), 1997 Member of the Greek Interior Design AssociationWork Experience: March 2002 – today Design Corner Ag. Orous 3-5, Porto Rafti, Athens, Greece Phone: +30 22990 72878, Cell Phone: +30 6977961595 Personal Interior Design Office Design and construction of Interior and Exterior Spaces, Commercial, Residential, Retail, Cafeteria, Restaurant and Healthcare October 2009 – today i-freelance.com Freelance site with bidding and completing projects worldwide July 2004 – today and April 2000- March 2002 TSOUMANIS SA Store Design Varis Koropiou Ave, Koropi, Greece Phone: +30 210 6627910 Retail furniture design and construction, Interior Architecture Freelancing July 1999 – April 2000 Technotropia – Architect Tassos Pappas 240 Gounari Street, Glyfada, Greece Phone: +30 210 8940453 Project management and design September 1997 – June 1999 Design Studio – Judy Reed Leverington Ave. Philadelphia, PA Phone: 215 483 9780 Healthcare Design September 1996 – January 1998 Brookline Pizza, Havertown, PA, Phone: 610 446 1234, Sales and Service August 1995 – May 1996 T.M.R., Broomall, PA, Telemarketing research September 1993 – June 1995 Victorian Jewelers, Haddon Heights, New Jersey, Sales and jewelry design
“Excellent work! Very professional and on time.” client quotes Paige Lemieux, California, USA“Very prompt, with great communication. Work accomplished was everything Iasked for. It was a pleasure to do business with Litsa and I hope to get a chance todo business with her again.” Bernie Kerns, BBKern Design Studio, LLC Colorado, USA“Litsa Bottos has done a fantastic job, the comments and communication wasprofessional and turn around was 24 hours for each stage as the project evolved. Ihave used a few companies for constructional drawing designs, in the future I willbe using only Litsa, as I could not fault her work.” Dr. Pablo Hernando, Bogota, Columbia“Litsa is extremely efficient, professional, and communicates clearly. Work wastop-quality and turnaround time was even faster than expected. Pricing isexcellent. Would definitely recommend her and will use services again for futureprojects.” Jennifer Farrell, Jennifer Farrell Designs California, USA“Ms. Bottos demonstrates exceptional ability in CADD and space planningtechniques. She has experience in furniture plans and finish selections. Herleadership and communication skills are a valuable attribute to the design team. Iknow she will be an asset to any firm as she is always pleasantly willing and ableto take on any task she is assigned. There will always be a place for her in our firmshould she return to the United States.” Judith Reed, President Design Studio Inc. Philadelphia, PA, USA