IA Interior Architects is pleased to announce the expansion of its Seattle retail team with the addition of five new members.
Ken Swoyer has been hired as senior project manager. Swoyer is a respected leader in retail design having served as associate VP of retail stores at CallisonRTKL in Seattle prior to joining IA. He has completed work for notable clients including Williams-Sonoma, Pottery Barn, West Elm, Key Bank, Chase Bank, and Cole Haan.
Lora Child joins IA as a project designer. Child holds a bachelor’s degree in architecture from the University of Cincinnati. She has worked with a variety of clients including Capital One, AT&T, Gymboree, Janie and Jack, and Hyundai Department Stores.
Michael Trenary comes to IA as a project designer. Trenary has a bachelor’s degree in applied arts and interior design. Past clients include Nike, Chick-fil-A, Target, Nordstrom, Dick’s Sporting Goods, Finish Line, and HoneyBaked Ham.
Caroline Beaulieu also joins IA as a project designer. A graduate of the University of Cincinnati, Beaulieu holds a bachelor’s degree in interior design. She has worked with a variety of retailers, including Janie and Jack, PetCoach by Petco, Cotopaxi, Target, and Böhme.
Korin Nabozny has been hired as a job captain. He will play an integral role in fulfilling IA retail’s full-service offering of design and delivery. Nabozny’s retail client work includes REI, Williams-Sonoma, Pottery Barn, West Elm, and Rejuvenation.
“As IA continues to expand our retail services and offer new and exciting ways to integrate retail and workplace, we could not be happier to welcome five extremely talented teammates to our Seattle-based retail team,” says Managing Director Mike Riggs. “Ken, Lora, Michael, Caroline, and Korin each bring a distinct perspective and keen understanding of how brands connect with consumers, creating a true fan-base across all aspects of the experience and engagement journey. These teammates join IA at an exciting time, uniquely positioned to build the practice together with a passion for solving more of our clients’ challenges within an ever-changing landscape.”