(Jackson, MS) – Celia Barrett Design, a boutique hospitality interior design firm based in Jackson, Mississippi, with a satellite office in Manhattan, New York, is pleased to announce its name change to Barrett Design Studio. Barrett Design Studio (BDS), founded and led by Celia Barrett, A.S.I.D., I.I.D.A., is a team of talented design professionals offering a broad range of interior design services. BDS specializes in hospitality design and luxury custom residences. The design firm works with each client to determine their needs, goals and budget. “I wanted our name to reflect the different direction that we have taken in the last five years,” said Celia Barrett, Principal Designer of Barrett Design Studio. “We are 75% hospitality design now. We design hotels and restaurants around the country. Barrett Design Studio helps us reach that next level. My design staff is growing also and the new name reflects that growth. Yet, it still allows us to continue our residential work, which I love.”
Celia Barrett has more than 30 years in interior design. She was a senior project designer for several leading New York City architectural firms as
well as a Senior Store Designer for Macy’s Corporate Store Design prior to founding her own design firm in New York City. Barrett holds a bachelor’s degree in Interior Design from the Auburn University College of Architecture. She continued her studies at Auburn and Parson’s School of Design in New York City in both set design and antiques. She has served as an adjunct professor of interior design in the department of Fine Arts at Mississippi College. She is one of the Mississippi Business Journal’s 50 Leading Business Women in Mississippi. Ms. Barrett is N.C.I.D.Q. certified (National Council on Interior Design Qualification), is a professional member of the American Society of Interior Designers (A.S.I.D.), the International Interior Design Association (I.I.D.A.) and is a Mississippi Certified Interior Designer. She has served as chair of the A.S.I.D. Mississippi District and is a member of the Better Business Bureau, the Chamber of Commerce and the US Green Building Council. For more information about Barrett Design Studio, visit our website at barrettdesignstudio.com or Facebook page at Celia Barrett Design.