Creative, culturally diverse, well educated, experienced designer, looking for employment opportunities in the field of Interior Design and Architecture
Bachelor of Science, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities, 2006, Major: Interior Design
Harcourt Learning Direct , Cambridge, Massachusetts, 2001, Major: Interior Decorator
Spiritual Life Bible Collage - Brooklyn Park, MN, 1995, Major: Licensed Minister
Associate of Science, Medical Collage - Varna, Bulgaria, 1991, Major: Dental Technology
2009 Present Owner of Umbria Design Studio Interior Decorating / Design Firm, serving Houston Texas and the surrounding areas with Commercial and Residential Interior decorating and design services, Home Staging, Design Consulting, Office Design, etc.
2007-2009 Interior Designer, Mitchell Carlson Stone Inc., Houston, Texas
I worked on many Hospitality Projects together with senior architects and fellow designers. I was responsible for assisting my senior designer with project planning and presentation, floor plans, finishes, furniture and fixtures selections, and construction documentation production.
2005 Internship at Encompass Interiors, Saint Paul, Minnesota
2003 - 2004 Assistant manager, Sarpinos Pizzerias
Assisted the owner in managing and marketing the restaurant. Was involved in designing, advertising and selling franchise restaurants.
1993 - 1999 Religious Translator, Spiritual Life Church
Translated curriculum books in Bulgarian language for use in bible schools in Bulgaria. In addition did design and decorating volunteer work for the church.
Tiger Point Golf and Country Club, Gulf Breeze, Florida
Scenic Hills Country Club, Pensacola, Florida
Residence Inn, San Antonio, Texas
Hilton Garden Inn, Deary Ashfort, Houston, Texas
Hilton Garden Inn, Pearland, Texas
Embassy Suites, Energy Corridor, Houston Texas
Chinese Restaurant renovation and expansion - Programming, SD, DD, CD, Construction administration
Spiritual Life Church, Brooklyn Park, MN, Stage design, Library Design
Umbria Coffee - Italian coffee, Anoka, MN, Programming, SD, DD, including Space planning, Perspective drawings and Renderings
Proficient in AutoCAD, Microsoft Office
Bulgarian, English, Russian