Designer / Owner
Catherine is an award winning designer, winning Canadian Franchise of the Year from 2012 to 2015. In 2016, her Living Room design was chosen as the Dream Room winner in that category, as judged by an esteemed panel of international home furnishings journalists.
She has over 25 years of extensive experience in residential interior design & decorating. Work experience ranging from an exclusive home interiors retailer to the Region's foremost home builder, has established a professional wealth of knowledge that Catherine has built on by hiring professionals. This translates into a superior ability to offer a complete package of design and decorating services for any client's needs. Catherine has put together the best design team in Ottawa. Their interior design and decorating experience comes from working on over 5,000 residential projects since 1998. Prior to 1998 Catherine's experience came from both retail and custom design studio projects ranging from new home customization, remodeling of residential spaces, interior decorating, space planning and colour schemes. Her 25 years of combined experiences along with her teams combined 50 years experience provide the clients with a varied and a wealth of knowledge and a resource of unmatched ideas. She used CPI Interiors as her brand name until joining Decorating Den Interiors in 2012.
Catherine is a past member of the Board of Directors of the Better Business Bureau of Ottawa. She also is a member of the Canadian Decorators Association, Capital Business Association, West Ottawa Board of Trade.
Catherine has designed and renovated 100s of kitchens and bathrooms. She has been a guest speaker at many of the Home shows in and around Ottawa over the 20 years, has been a guest lecturer at Algonquin College to the graduating class of Interior Designs, as well as Interior Decorators. She has been published in many different print media, including the Ottawa Citizen, Ottawa Sun, Arabella Magazine, Active Adult Magazine, Home Renovation Guide.Com to name a few. She has been interviewed and quoted in a number of national magazines such as Style at Home and Homemakers and McLeans Magazines. She was seen twice a month on Design Line on the A-TV (CTV-2) breakfast show for over 2 years. She has had her own “Expert on Call” call radio show on CFRA radio.
Catherine can be reached at 613-599-5564 x 222 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org . You can read her blog or follow her on Facebook or Twitter. Don't forget to sign up for our newsletter to receive great decorating ideas, inspiring room photos and/or event invitations.
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