Billie J. Kiernan is a Lead Interior Designer with ZDS and brings with her over twenty years of experience in both domestic and international interior design. She began her career in Philadelphia with a focus on commercial interior design. After a few years she took her talents to New York City where she attained both domestic and international design experience. Billie relocated to Rhode Island from Manhattan, and worked on Providence’s East Side. Focusing on various local projects in the commercial real estate market. In 2005, Billie started Kiernan Design Consulting, a design consulting business focusing on managing design, documentation, procurement and installation for a NYC based real estate company with properties and projects across the United States. Six year ago, she took her talents to the hospitality sector, as this was always an interest of hers. Billie worked as a Senior Design consultant to a globally recognized hospitality design firm, leading all aspects of projects with focus on Asian and Middle East luxury hotel markets including Qatar, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, and China, as well as domestic projects for world leading hotel management companies.
Billie has extensive experience with custom FFE and the coordination with vendors both internationally and domestic. Always respectful of client’s needs, budgets, and PIP requirements, she is able to design within the parameters of the clients need while exceeding their expectations.