Tammie has worked exclusively in the architectural/interior design industry since she graduated with a BS degree in Interior Design from Florida State University in 2000. Before joining Wm. B. Dodson, Inc. in late 2002, she gained practical knowledge working with an architectural/engineering firm and honed her skills in space planning, millwork details, and auto cad drafting. Her duties at Wm. B. Dodson, Inc. included conceptual design, design development, detailing, FF&E specifications and monitoring all construction documents. Her technical knowledge of the design process is instrumental in properly coordinating the interiors with architects and engineers and in communicating with the client. Tammie is an innovative designer who searches for ways to use new and unique products to enhance a design. She complements the team with her creative eye for current contemporary designs.
Daina's design career began in New York City in January 1981 after graduation from the New York Institute of Technology with a BFA in Interior Design. She traveled south and joined Wm. B. Dodson, Inc. in January 1990. During the next twenty years, Daina's design talents were instrumental in completing countless successful projects on all levels. She understands the unique challenges of hospitality design, which requires elements of longevity and functionality. She possesses an innate skill of combining simple classic design with timeless grace and individuality.
Coleen began her career in the Hospitality Industry in 1994 and has continued to expand her knowledge and expertise throughout the past 24 years. Her background in freight forwarding and customs house brokerage gave her the perfect experience to launch her career in the procurement field. She specializes in all aspects of purchasing including planning and scheduling, purchase order creation, order tracking and project management. Coleen has long standing relationships with our vendors and factory representatives allowing her to handle all projects with confidence.
Michele began her career in the Hospitality Industry in 2007. Since Michele started she has been developing her knowledge in all aspects of the Industry. Michele’s keen organizational skills, expertise of brand standard requirements, understanding of budgets and eye for design makes her perfectly well rounded to be our Senior Project Manager.
Stephanie began her design career in 1999 working for a firm in Ormond Beach, FL where she quickly learned she had a passion for Hospitality Design. Now, with 18 years of experience in the field, Stephanie has worked on independent and brand hotels throughout the United States.
As a Senior Designer for HDB Design Group, Stephanie works with Architects and Contractors through every phase of the project to ensure the client's vision becomes reality. Whether a project has a contemporary design or a traditional scheme, Stephanie understands commercial grade furniture and finishes are a necessity and knows the importance of working within a budget.