Renee Gaddis has launched Renee Gaddis Interiors, an interior design firm specializing in residential homes and condominiums throughout Southwest Florida. A graduate of Iowa State University, Ms. Gaddis holds a bachelor’s degree in apparel design merchandising and production with a minor in marketing. She is a member of the American Society of Interior Designers, is certified by the National Council of Interior Design Qualification and has earned Green AP certification in sustainability. She recently received several Pinnacle awards from the Collier County Building Industry Association and took top honors in 2011, winning a Grand Aurora award for her work at Moraya Bay. Her community involvement includes the American Heart Association, the American Cancer Society and the Conservancy of Southwest Florida.
Jessica Tripper has joined California Closets Southwest Florida franchise as a designer to serve clients in Collier, Lee and Charlotte counties. Ms. Tripper attended the School of Visual Arts in New York City and previously worked as a design consultant at the California Closets franchise in Fairfield, N.J.