Name: Carla Padour
Business: Carla Padour Interiors
Address: 5294 San Francesca Dr, Camarillo, CA 93012
Professional Organizations: CID
Years in business: An Interior Designer for over 15 years in the Westlake and surrounding areas.
Areas of specialization: A full-service residential designer assisting clients with a wide range of challenges including, collaborating with architects and builders, decorating a functional beautiful space with furniture, fabrics, accessories, and creating custom pieces tailor-made for your living space.
“When I am not working, I am probably …..” hiking, playing golf, being with my family and friends, or traveling.
Name: Michelle Chiang, NCIDQ | WELL AP | LEED Green Associate
Business: Michelle Chiang
Address: Chatsworth, California
Professional Organizations: NCIDQ, USGBC, IWBI
Years in business: 23
Areas of specialization: Incorporating Sustainability and Wellness concepts in all aspects of Built Environment Design, including Residential Renovation, Commercial Interior Design, Accessible Restrooms, Tenant Improvement, Kitchen and Bath Design, and Furniture Design.
Design Philosophy: Trust the process. A successful project must include in-depth research, data collection, thorough communication, detailed design and construction documents, team collaboration, and project management and coordination.
“When I am not working, I am probably …..” Enjoying classical music, exploring art and architecture, cooking and eating, reading, drawing and sketching, taking classes, and playing with makeup.
Professional Organizations: BKBG (Bath and Kitchen Business Group)
Years in business: 35 (since 1985)
Areas of specialization: We Specialize in Residential – Design/Build of: New Custom Home Construction, Whole House Remodels, Kitchen Remodels, Bathroom Remodels and Room Additions.
How is your business uniquely positioned to support CAPID projects? Over 35 years of Design/Build Construction, Local Kitchen and Bath Showroom, Cabinet, Hardware and Quartz Countertop Dealer.
“When I am not working, I am probably …..” Sailing, surfing, mountain biking, hiking, playing guitar, and wood working.
Name: Kim Bernard, ASID, IIDA
Professional Organizations other than CAPID: ASID, IIDA
Years in business: 39 years
Areas of specialization: Kitchens, baths, hard surfaces and architectural backgrounds, retail, commercial
Design Philosophy: Every space has its constraints and possibilities and it’s about the finished product AFTER all of the compromises have been made.
“When I am not working, I am probably sailing, kayaking or wishing I were sailing or kayaking.
Name: Genoveve Serge, CID
Business: Genoveve Serge Interior Design
Address: 377 Donlin Road, Newbury Park, CA
Professional Organizations other than CAPID: CCIDC, CID # 6795
Years in business: 25 YEARS
Areas of specialization: No two projects are alike. The collaboration between myself and my clients ensures every detail is discussed. Having worked on numerous remodels and custom homes I have found that starting with a complete specification packet saves both time and money for all whom are involved including contractors and architects.
Design Philosophy: “The design investment in your home should stand the proof of time. I prefer clean elegance, comfortable living and quality interiors with an outdoor influence”
“When I am not working, I am probably enjoying time with my family and friends.
Favorite pastimes: Cal Men’s Basketball, Lakers, Clippers, Walks, Yoga and my husband’s cooking.
Name: Alexandra Rae
Business: Alexandra Rae Design
Address: 3625 E Thousand Oaks Blvd, Suite 257
Years in business: 13 (as of 2020)
Areas of Specialization: Luxury Residential Design, New Construction and Remodeling projects
Design Philosophy: I believe a home should be a total sanctuary for all who live there. As Jane Austen said, “There is nothing like home for real comfort.”
Favorite Pastime: “When I am not working, I am probably eating, drinking and being merry with family and friends …..”
Name: Janice Peters
Business: Distinctive Decor
Phone: (805) 506-4150
Years in business: 19 (as of 2020)
Areas of Specialization: Full Service Interior Design, Conceptual 3D Designs, Space Planning, Project Management and (my favorite), Material and Furniture Selection.
Design Philosophy: I like designing for the long-term and enjoy balancing my client’s wishes with a classic design that will last beyond the immediate trend.
Favorite Pastime: Hiking, Paddle Boarding and Travel
Name: Judi A. Doling
Business: JA Design
Address: Westlake Village, California
Years in business: 18 years
Areas of specialization: Residential–including kitchens, bathrooms, furnishings, window treatments, color selections, accessories and artwork.
Design Philosophy: Your home should be a reflection of you…I use my best skills to offer you options that will be functional and give a “wow” factor. I like to help my clients discover their “edge” in design style and bring them fresh and exciting ideas, colors and style.
Favorite Pastimes: When I am not working, I am probably reading, checking out what’s new in design, playing golf, at the gym, hanging out with friends, or traveling.