Shea Odell-Scott

Design Futurist

Akron, OH
B.S. Fashion Merchandising
, Kent State University

work experience:

- Multifamily | Design Trend Forecast
- Hospitality | Design Trend Forecast
- Market Segmentation Research
- Product Testing + Reporting
- Emphasis on Design Longevity
- Infuse Trend Findings into Project Visioning
- Apparel Product Development | Mass-market Retail
- Eyewear Product Development | Mass-market Retail
- Developed + Instructed Company-wide CEU On Current Cid Design Forecast
- Hosts Quarterly Live Webinars on Latest Design Forecast for All Staff + Clients
- Blue Zones Worksite Alliance Representative | Sharing Workplace Best Practices, Sustainability + Engagement Ideas and Resources

key project experience:

Touches + influences all CID projects in all phases from visioning through FF+E

best design tip:

Create with purpose + longevity in mind, say something + make it beautiful.

favorite pattern:

Flower of life

best advice:

To handle any situation, take a few deeps breaths + lead with the heart.

hidden talent:

Thrift shopping - I always find a hidden treasure.

if its the last thing i do...

I will learn at least one more language.

trip of a lifetime:

I've always wanted to go to the rain forest in Costa Rica.