In Conversation: Product Intros and Perspectives (Saturday Afternoon Breakout 1)
Ever wonder how designers evaluate new products and materials as they consider what is best for their clients and projects?
As an interior designer, your relationships with manufacturers and resource providers is essential to your success. Witness a series of conversations between designers and SCALE sponsor reps as they review new products and resources. Leave with an understanding of the questions to ask when evaluating products, how to navigate relationships with product reps, and fresh insight into what’s up-and coming from manufacturers.
Designer Account Executive
The Sherwin-Williams Company
Reyna Dominguez-Perez is a Designer Account Executive for the Sherwin-Williams Paint Company. Throughout her five-year career with Sherwin-Williams, she has held various roles that have diversified her knowledge of the Industry. As a Designer Account Executive, she offers specification support, color tool expertise, and continued product education to the Designer and Architect community within the Metro NJ area. Reyna is heavily involved with her ASID NJ Chapter through the Membership, Scholarship and Nominating Committees. She aims to be the overall go-to for product knowledge and color expertise for Interior Design students and established professionals alike.
Kelsey Davidson, ASID
Principal Interior Designer
Kelsey is a Principal at SALT, an Interior Design firm, located in Anchorage, Alaska. She was born and raised in Sitka, Alaska, and attended the University of Nevada, Reno, graduating with a Bachelor of Science in Interior Design in 2011. Kelsey worked as a residential interior designer, specializing in kitchen and bathroom design for two years before she switched gears to commercial interior design, and began working for SALT in 2013 (formerly RIM Design). Kelsey has been a project designer on a variety of projects since joining SALT, participating in projects from programming through construction administration, becoming familiar with all aspects of the profession. Kelsey's ability to methodically and efficiently work through the various technical complexities that come with any design project, and her keen communication skills have made her an invaluable member of the team at SALT. She thrives on organization and enjoys the many intricate layers of design that make up any project. Kelsey's favorite parts about design are improving the function of space, and figuring out how it will all go together -- it's all in the details!