Innovative and creative Interior Designer, specializing in both the interior design process within the private residential sector and the visual merchandising and space planning process within the commercial retail market.

Offering a well rounded skill set to the Creative Industries through a clear understanding of the design process from beginning to completion. Vigilant in the implementation of space planning,graphics,aesthetics, ambiance, visuals and key trends as essential aids in creating environments that are not only aesthetically pleasing but also highly functional. 

Design software environments:

Fully conversant in AUTOCAD, STUDIO 3D MAX, PHOTOSHOP and Microsoft packages including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint


  • Enthusiastic & outgoing personality
  • Passion and enthusiasm for design and detail
  • Design and technical skills (knowledge of scale, proportion,rendering, sketching, drafting and computer)
  • Attention to detail
  • Flexible, hard working and good people skills
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Able to work well under pressure
  • Problem solver
  • Ability to use own initiative
  • Hands on
  • Organized


Travel and culture - I enjoy exploring new countries and cultures and regularly visit museums, exhibitions and occasional trade shows.

Health and fitness-  In my spare time I enjoy keeping fit through yoga, pilates and long walks.

Charity- I'm involved in an organisation called CHERRIES4CHARITY with the desire to make a difference to the lives of underprivileged communities and those less fortunate.


Education and Qualifications

  • Admitted to the degree of  BACHELOR OF ARTS  in Interior Architecture 2005 - Greenside Design Centre, College of Design, Johannesburg SA
  • Short program in The fundamentals of Project management 2006- Damelin  Management School, Johannesburg SA
  • Completed a course in Visual Merchandising and Space Planning within fashion retail 2011- The London College of Fashion

Work History

Work History
Nov 2011 - Present

Admin assistant

Kinetic Transmissions

May 2011 - Nov 2011

Interior Designer

GILB Construction
Key Responsibilities:
  1. Getting a full brief and understanding the clients requirements
  2. Presenting back to the client on an on going basis to make sure the proposal is meeting the expectations within the brief
  3. Handing over the completed project

Also involved in:

  • Concept  design and Space Planning for Extensions, Refurbishments, Barn Conversions, Loft Conversions
  • Liaising with building regulations, suppliers, architects , painters and decorators 
  • Customizing and refining of an interior space through the use of Technical Drawing
  • Visually conceptualizing an interior space by producing 3Dimensional computer rendered perspectives
  • Drawing, layout  and presentation
  • Documentation packs- Building Regulation correspondence and approval.
Aug 2009 - Aug 2011

Interior Designer and Decorator

Olive Jewel Interior Design Solutions

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Concept  design and Space Planning for small residential spaces
  • Sketching, Details, Presentation
  • Liaising with clients, suppliers, architects and builders
  • Customizing and refining of an interior space through the use of Technical Drawing
  • Visually conceptualizing an interior space by producing 3Dimensional computer rendered perspectives
Feb 2009 - Oct 2010

Creative Visual Merchandiser


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the visual maintenance of 10 retail stores within Johannesburg, South Africa during the 2009 Confederations Cup and the 2010 FIFA world cup
  • Responsible for the display of merchandise and presentation of apparel
  • Work with Store Manager on layout and the implementation of merchandising guidelines
  • Identify creative and visual solutions that are commercial for the marketplace
  • Implementing merchandising guidelines
  • Applying the basic elements and principle of design and display
  • Demonstrating how lighting can enhance apparel and products or stimulate visual awareness.
  • Using fixtures and props to showcase merchandise
  • Conducting reports on layout and submitting feedback and creative ideas to the head office visual merchandising team
Jun 2007 - Jan 2009

Accredited Consultant

Estee Lauder Co, Brand-Clinique

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Meet/exceed Clinique daily counter sales and standards through the client consultation. 
  • Build business through creating new clients and client loyalty. 
  • Maintain an efficient, successful business and personal image.
  • Mechandising and Stock Control
  • Briefing the team with regards to daily sales targets business progress.
  • Training new consultants in service offer to clients and face to face consultations.

Sep 2006 - May 2007

Architectural Model Builder

Studio 3 Models

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assembly of styrene model parts
  • Finishing of model, sanding and preparing for spraying.
  • Airbrush work
  • Landscaping
  • Technical Drawing work (furniture design for company furniture range), using AutoCAD.
  • Computer rendered perspectives, using 3D Studio MAX and Photoshop.