Whitney Mire

Whitney Mire

New York, NY, US




The Rug Place, Baton Rouge, LA, US, Manager/ Rug Sales

Retail rug store offering hand-knotted and synthetic rugs. Managed small staff of 2-4 in selling,
stocking, purchasing. Experience dealing with rug manufacturers, representatives, clients. Assisted
customers with interior decorating choices, sometimes utilizing AutoCad.

Jun 2012 - Aug 2013

Ty Larkins Interiors, Baton Rouge, LA, US, Assistant Designer

High-end residential design. Responsible for 3-dimensional renderings: building custom furniture pieces and existing spaces in SketchUp; Executed supplemental AutoCad drawings for architect and clients; Presented renderings to clients; Managed showroom

Jun 2011 - May 2012


Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA, US, Bachelors, Interior Design

CIDA Accredited, selective admissions program-
Bachelor of Interior Design
Completed projects in school involving retail, hospitality, mixed use, restaurant & healthcare design.

Working in the commercial realm from an architectural perspective was the direction in which my academic work was focused. The emphasis of my senior capstone thesis project was Environmental Behavior and Color Theory as it plays out in wayfinding and space planning for a specific group of people, namely women coming out of sex trafficking.

Aug 2008 - May 2012

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