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Karina Ovsepian

Karina Ovsepian

Los Angeles, CA, US

 
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About 

Creative Interior Designer with years of experience with consistent results in achieving client and organizational objectives. Highly versatile; quickly master new roles responsibilities, technologies and environments. Strong background in space planning, kitchen and bath design, project management and computer-aided design. Currently seeking to take next career step with a design firm to further expand my knowledge and creativity.

Employment 

Next Image Home Inc., Los Angeles, Kitchen & Bath Designer - MDU Development Projects

- Designed kitchens and bathrooms, using high-end Italian cabinetry, for MDU and high-rise development ​projects from some of the top architectural firms.​
- Reviewed and analyzed bid packages received from general contractors.​
- Estimated and budgeted cabinetry using strategic decision making to avoid unnecessary cost expenditures.

May 2017 - Aug 2019
 

Arma Design Studio LLC., Los Angeles / Moscow, Interior Designer

- Planned, designed and furnished residential properties to create unique living spaces.​
- Composed design concepts, selection of interior finishes, FF&E and color palettes.​
- Produced AutoCAD generated drawings to create custom proposals in alignment with client's budget and taste.​
- Collaborated with design team to manage workload and deadlines and maintained project schedules.

Oct 2009 - Nov 2017
 

Mass Beverly LLC., Los Angeles, Interior Designer

- Worked closely with project managers and directly with clients on high-end, large scale residential projects.​
- Participated in all phases of project from design concept to installment. ​
- Carefully selected right finishes and design elements to produce elegant and sophisticated spaces. ​
- Assisted clients to determine their needs and develop potential solutions to meet these needs.

Jul 2015 - May 2017
 

Porcelanosa, Los Angeles, Kitchen Designer

- Assisted clients in all aspects of kitchen design process from preliminary to final design phase.​
- Produced set of drawings, renderings and pricing using in-house design software.​
- Successfully implemented budgets for clients based on their specific needs and requirements.​
- Provided filed measure, design consultation and showroom appointments to determine final design selections.

Feb 2012 - Jul 2015
 

Education 

American InterContinental University (AIU), Los Angeles, Bachelors, Interior Design

Interior Design core courses: Principles of Interior Design, Drawing and Perspective, Computer-Aided Drafting, History of Furniture and Architecture, Interior Codes and Construction, Interior Materials and Finishes, Designing Interior Lighting, Use of Color, Professional Practice Courses.

Jan 1997 - May 2001
 

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