Interior Image Group, an award winning interior design firm in the hospitality industry, announced the promotion of Laura Thompson to Director of Design Operations. Laura Thompson has been working with IIG as Senior Interior Designer/ Project Manager for more than two years. In her new role, she will lead the operations team to bring on hospitality, casino and commercial design projects to completion.
Patti Tritschler, President of IIG, says “With a strong work ethic Laura is a true leader that shows her team how things are done by example. She brings refreshing honesty and integrity into the workplace and a passion shines through everything she oversees. Her design experience gives her the unique ability to lend a subjective point of view to the creative team.”
Before coming to IIG, Laura held interior design roles at MKC Associates where she built an impressive portfolio of K-12 educational design work. With numerous new construction and renovation projects completed for some of the industries biggest hotel brands in her portfolio, Laura’s blend of operations management and interior design experience allow her to keep IIG’s creative talent working within client’s budgets and timelines.
With nearly 10 years of design experience, Laura earned her B.A. in Interior Design from the University of Akron where she graduated Cum Laude. An interior designer at heart, Thompson knows how to keep the creative spirit flowing while keeping the details organized and projects moving forward in the background. Referred to as the life force of the company, Laura is known best for her project leadership, project fee/budget analysis, brand submittals and contract administrative coordination with Architects and General Contractors.
About Interior Image Group
Interior Image group delivers visually impactful interior architecture and design to the hospitality industry that only a boutique firm can provide. IIG’s spectrum of services includes every element of interior design, construction administration, and brand development. Projects are managed from inception to completion. Exceptional design demands a blend of creativity, ingenuity, and technical expertise. The IIG design team’s portfolio includes hotels from branded select service to the nation’s finest four-star properties, award winning restaurant design and much more.
IIG President, Patti Tritschler, views relationships as partnerships and takes pride in delivering hands on customer services that makes clients feel indulged. Bringing reality to an hotelier’s vision is IIG’s passion. By understanding the client’s goals and challenges, IIG thrives on creating unique, unforgettable spaces that align with the property’s character. Delivered on time and on budget, IIG’s clean designs are completed with a touch of visual candy that make rooms pop. Visit www.InteriorImageGroup.com or call 219-322-7841.