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Purvi Gupta

Freelance Interior Designer & CAD Freelancer

Location:Morris Plains, New Jersey, United States
Phone: 9737231247
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OBJECTIVE: Experienced Interior Design Honors Graduate seeking a position requiring skills in drafting/CAD, and visual presentations such as renderings and 3D drawings.

SUMMARY: A highly motivated individual with Freelance design experience across various interior design domains. Proven ability to successfully achieve project milestone and goals in fast paced environments that required strong multi-tasking and organizational skills. Strong focus on customer oriented solutions. Quick learner with excellent communication skills who is always ready to take on new challenges. Previous work experience demonstrates superior detail oriented work across multiple phases of creative design with a client first focus.

COMPUTER SKILLS: AutoCAD; Full suite of Microsoft Office Applications: Excel, Word, Power Point; Windows XP

EXPERIENCE: Custom New Construction, Denville, New Jersey
2010 - Present, Freelance Interior Designer
? Custom New Construction Floor Plan Design in a Multi-Million Dollar Development on A-CAD
? Correspondence with Architect, Builder, and Contractors
? Space Planning
? Selection Materials & Finishes
? FF&E design
? Color Consultation
? Façade Design and Selections
? Conceptual-Finish Design and Presentation

Residential Designs, Northern New Jersey
2009 - Present, Freelance Interior Designer
? Space Planning
? Selection and Procurement of Materials & Finishes
? FF&E design
? Color Consultation
? Conceptual-Finish Design and Presentation
? Vendor Correspondence/Communication
? Bidding and Negotiation
? Construction Supervision/Project Management

Amiya Restaurant - Redesign, Jersey City, New Jersey
2006 - 2009, Freelance Interior Designer
? Space Planning
? Selection and Procurement of Materials & Finishes
? FF&E design
? Lighting Plan
? Created Custom Lighting Fixtures
? Created Custom Window Treatment Fabric Design
? Budgeting
? Vendor Correspondence/Communication
? Bidding and Negotiation
? Construction Supervision/Project Management

CPH Development Group, New Jersey
2007, Design Consultant
? Reviewed Blueprints
? Interior & Exterior Design Consultant for 50 unit apartment complex (new construction)
? Assisted in Project Management and Coordination
? Specification of Materials and Finishes

Central Studios, Hillside, New Jersey
2004-2005, Interior Design-Internship
? Space Planning
? Drafting Floor Plans, Elevations, Sections and Perspectives
? AutoCAD, Hand Drafting, Rendering
? Site Evaluation, Program Development
? Conceptual-Finished Design
? Conducted Initial Client Meetings and Presentations
? Developed Kitchen & Bath Designs, Custom Cabinet Design for Existing & New Construction
? Interaction/Coordination with Director of Design, Shop Foreman and Lead Finisher
? Specified Materials and Finishes
? Developed Project Pricing and Construction Documents
? Trained New Interns
? Designed Marketing Materials
? Performed General Office Administrative/Receptionist Tasks

Sargam Entertainment, Morris Plains, New Jersey
2003 - 2007, Design Specialist/Creative Consultant
? Creating Sets and Banquet Hall Layout Designs for large scale weddings and corporate events
? Project Management and Events Coordination
? Understanding client’s needs and writing the Program upon which all further decisions were made
? Advertising and Marketing the company
? Editor and Columnist for the Company’s Magazine, Time For Chai

EDUCATION: Kean University, Union, NJ
B.F.A. Interior Design
Honors Designation: Magna *** Laude

Rutgers University, Newark, NJ
Journalism and Communications Media Studies

*References and Portfolio available upon request
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Interior Design