VIcky Toporowski

Visual Merchandiser & Interior Designer

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Vicky is a dedicated and talented designer with wide artistic experience and strong understanding of design processes. She has a passionate drive to learn, create and help others. Her attention to detail, organization and execution of projects reflects her desire to successfully produce solutions for clients.

 

 

Career Highlights:

  • Retail space planning and visual merchandising
  • Residential interior design and remodeling
  • Company renovation awards from NARI of Central Ohio
  • Designer, painter and volunteer with Special Spaces Columbus

Experience:

Project Assistant at Moody-Nolan, Inc.

  • Created construction document sets for Victoria’s Secret Beauty & Accessories (international), Bath & Body Works (international and domestic) and White Barn Candle (domestic).
  • Built and rendered 3D models in SketchUp for Victoria’s Secret Beauty & Accessories store fixtures.
  • Executed site visits to central Ohio Kroger stores to update existing CAD documents for future renovations.

Interior Designer at Griffey Remodeling

  • Conducted meetings with clients for concept, project outline, item approval and progress evaluations.
  • Constructed basic style boards and met with local vendors.
  • Selected cabinetry, finishes, tile, countertops, flooring, appliances, lighting, hardware, paint, etc.  based on budget and type of renovation.
  • Designed backsplash, flooring and closet layouts as needed.
  • Organized, calculated, ordered and oversaw installation of items.
  • Managed multiple jobs by visiting and communicating with showroom designers, sending email updates, creating calendars and observing subcontractors on job sites.