Iris Ip

Iris Ip

San Francisco, CA, US



Retail Design & Planning – Creative, passionate and multi-disciplined Retail Store Planning & Design, with 14+ years experience including retail design roll-out, rebranding and renovation. Manage architectural design process and passion in environmental and sustainability construction and design. Exposure and expertise in coordination with cross-functional development team and external parties. Driven producer with attention to detail and strong team management skills.

Design Excellence – Committed to delivering beautifully designed stores and brand appropriate design as demonstrated through partnering with real estate, construction and operations stakeholders. Ensuring that “design voice” is built-in to all phases of projects starting from deal negotiation through construction administration.

Project Management – Working with cross functional, multi-discipline and external multi-business teams; successfully resolving resource and production challenges; consistently delivering over-arching business milestones balanced with brand appropriate design.



DES Architects + Engineers, Redwood City, CA, US, Designer / Project Manager

Jan 2012 - current

Starbucks Coffee Company, San Francisco, CA, US, Design Manager

Mar 2006 - Jan 2012


Washington State University, Pullman, WA, US, BArch, architecture

BArch in Architecture
BScience in Architectural Studies
B of Music (piano performance)

Sep 1994 - May 1999

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