DesignProSuccessStories with Jeff Wortham
By Jeff Wortham features the Success Stories of Architects, Landscape Architects & Interior Designers
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Design Pro Success Stories are inspiring interviews with Architects, Landscape Architects and Interior Designers. We explore what it takes to be a successful Design Professional through the stories of the our guests. Where do they get their inspiration, who has influenced them, what choices have had the biggest affect on their career? How do they juggle the creative side and the need to run a profitable business? How do you find that balance everyone talks about between work and personal life? There are as many definitions of success as there are ways to achieve it. We want the listener to learn through other's success how to further their own by shared knowledge, experience and wisdom. Architecture, Landscape Architecture and Interior Design share the same project types, clients and business challenges so hearing from other Design Professionals in these related fields is an opportunity to gain fresh perspectives on how they handle their professional lives.
||Clean15.Judy Davis, Anice Hoachlander, Allen Russ – Photographing Spaces Inside & Out||Judy Davis, Anice Hoachlander and Allen Russ are professional photographers focused on Architecture, Architectural Interiors and Landscape Architecture. In our discussion we cover some of the key considerations to keep in mind when hiring a...||9/15/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean14. Bob Borson - Architect/ Blogger - Living and Talking about the ‘Life of an Architect’||Bob Borson is one of the better-known Architects in over 200 countries, but not for the reasons most Architects are well known. Bob is the author of the popular blog ‘Life of an Architect – what it’s like to be and work with an...||8/23/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean13. Doug Patt - Architect/ Author / Teacher/ Inventor ‘How to Architect’ – Using YouTube to Share His Love of Architecture||Doug Patt is an Architect and so much more. Although he is best known for his book, website and YouTube channel ‘How to Architect’, he is mostly a passionate designer of high-end residential architecture. Then there is his...||8/10/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean12. Andrew Caruso - Architect – From Gensler’s Human Capital Strategist to His Next Chapter||Andrew Caruso is an architect with his eye on how design vision combined with economic strategy and political influence can solve some of the complex problems facing today’s urban centers around the world. Andrew offers some great insight into...||7/26/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean11. Houzz.com - Residential Design Professional's New Best Friend||Houzz.com is a website used by homeowners, design professionals and contractors to get inspiration, ideas, and examples for home improvements. It has also become one of the best resources for homeowners to find design professionals in their...||7/26/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean10. Kotaro Nakamura - Architect/Professor - Teaching and Designing for the Public||Kotaro Nakamura is an Architect and partner in Roesling Nakamura Terada Architects in San Diego and Ventura, California. He is also a professor and currently the Interim Director of the School of Art and Design at San Diego State University. He has...||7/6/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean9. Tim Smith – Landscape Architect – Making the Case for ASLA and other Professional Organizations||Tim Smith is the Principal of Wynn-Smith Landscape Architecture Inc in Poway, California outside of San Diego. In 2014 he is the President elect of the San Diego chapter of ASLA. We discuss the value of professional organizations such as ASLA,...||6/22/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean8. Denise Maloney – Interior Designer From Business School to Finding Her Passion in Interior Design||Denise Maloney is an Interior Designer in San Francisco, California. She owns her own residentially focused firm, Denise Maloney Interior Design. Denise originally studied Economics/ Business in college. Shortly after graduation she looked for...||6/7/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean7. Richard Joaquin – Landscape Architect - Associate Designer Breaking Into The Profession – The First Four Years||Richard Joaquin is an Assoiciate Designer with Jeff Wortham & Associates. He received his BS degree in Landscape Architecture from Cal Poly State University in San Luis Obispo, California. In this conversation we discuss what it’s like to...||6/1/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean6. Benita Goldblatt - Interior Designer/ Entrepreneur - Running Two Complimentary Businesses||Benita Goldblatt is an Interior Designer in Orlando, Florida. She is also a partner in an online store that sells interior accessories some of which she designs. She currently splits her time between high-end residential design and running her online...||6/1/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean5. Jeff Wortham – Landscape Architect – Strategies and Success||Jeff Wortham is a Residential Landscape Architect in Pleasanton, California. He also is a licensed Landscape Contractor in California. He is the Principal of Jeff Wortham & Associates. His firm has focused on mid to high end Landscape Design for...||5/26/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean4. Nicole Mason – Managing Relationships: The 3 Pillars of Expectation Setting||Nicole Mason is an attorney with a corporate background. She is the CEO of Omnivantage Business Professionals in the Bay Area near San Francisco, California. Her business focuses on helping smaller businesses focus on growth, and running their...||5/18/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean3. Amy Connor Murphy - Architect - Serving At A High Level||Amy Connor Murphy is an Architect in Ashville, North Carolina. She is the Principal at ACM Design Architecture & Interior Design. Her firm is focused on Custom Residential Design. Amy received her Bachelors of Science degree in Architecture...||5/18/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean2. Tim Alatorre - Architect - The Go Go Stage of a Small Architecture Firm||Tim Alatorre is an Architect and partner in De Jesus & Alatorre Architects. They have two offices in Northern and Central California. He is a graduate of Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo and does a podcast for the Architecture department there. His...||5/11/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean1. Kate Stickley - Landscape Architect -The Power of Partnership in Landscape Architecture||Kate Stickley is a Partner in Arterra Landscape Architecture in San Francisco, California. They are focused on higher end Residential work. She shares some of the secrets of a long lasting partnership and the power of collaboration. We discuss her...||5/11/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
Jeff has a great voice and asks questions that really help you understand the success of different types of designers. You get tips on how to grow your business, the pros and cons of starting your own design firm. People also share the pit falls and hurdles they have experience, as well as share what has worked for them. Its so interesting to see how people have transformed and create success with their design skills. Thank you Jeff for creating this podcast!
This is an excellent source for the landscape architecture industry. Thank you for sharing your professional expertise.