DC

Denise Couture-Cowell

senior interior designer + project manager
d.couture-cowell@cid-designgroup.com

massachusetts native, fl girl at heart
, iida, ncidq, leed ap id&c + caps IIDA, NCIDQ, LEED AP, ID&C, + CAPS
walt disney world internship, interior design aa, architectural drafting + studies aa

work experience:

denise is a sr project manager + interior designer with a wealth of experience spanning over 27 years in architecture and interior design. she primarily is assigned to large scale new construction projects “the bigger the better” she can be heard saying happily. denise handles all facets of the project from start to finish and enjoys the initial startup with programming + concept development and excels in construction detailing and contract documentation. during construction she enjoys all avenues of construction administration and finally after certificate of occupancy is achieved and ffe installation occurs seeing happy clients after years of teamwork with them

key project experience:

new devlopement:

- Wood Partners | Park Ave, Atlanta GA
- Verzasca Group | 2000 Biscayne, Miami FL
- Wood Partners | The Lake House, Orlando FL
- Wood Partners | Joya, Miami FL
- Wood Partners | Fuse 47, College Park MD
- Wood Partners | Harbor Park, Ft. Lauderdale FL
- Wood Partners | Brewers Hill, Baltimore MD
- Elevate | Las Olas, Ft. Lauderdale FL

renovation:

- Greystar | Avana Lenox, Atlanta GA
- Greystar | Folio, Austin TX
- Greystar | Preserve at Travis Creek, Austin TX
- Holland | Contour 39, Denver CO
- Holland | Centro, Portland OR
- Capreit | Minneapolis Grand, Minneapolis MN
- Waterton | Northbridge, Orlando FL
- Black Cypress | 800 Laurel Oak, Naples FL

best design tip:

repeat elements in odd numbers (3 or 5) to create visual tempo and interest

favorite pattern:

i always try to be true to the design aesthetic of the project and not let my personal likes come into play

best advice:

go with your gut and don’t second guess

hidden talent:

jewelry design

if its the last thing i do...

travel more often

trip of a lifetime:

i always find amazing things | experiences wherever i’ve traveled to and am lucky to have traveled a lot. so i don’t have that one “trip of a lifetime” in mind currently, however i do look forward to traveling back to asia someday