Joey Kim
                                             Johns Creek, GA 30024
                                                    (404) 643-7340
                                                joey@hartsdesigns.com
                                       Portfolio:  www.HartsDesigns.com

                                                      OBJECTIVE:

- Interior Designer who utilizes proven track record of excellent customer service,
teamwork, and product knowledge to stay within client’s budget.
- Enthusiastic design, organizational and time management skills to manage
multiple projects and priorities.

                                                    EXPERIENCE:

Expo Design Center     
                 
Alpharetta, GA 30004                                                March 2006 to March 2009
Sales Specialist in Bath, Hard Flooring and Decor Dept /
Kitchen and Bath Designer
       

A) Kitchen and Bath Products:
- Custom Kitchen & Bath Design using decorative plumbing (custom thermostatic            
shower systems), tubs, glass shower doors, tile designs, cabinets, countertops, and
steam shower units.  

B) Mortise Door Lock System

C) Hard Flooring:
- Designed backsplashes, bathroom/shower/kitchen walls & flooring using        
accent/glass/textured tiles, medallions and borders
- Wood and Cork flooring  

D) Spatial/Room planning and Fabric/color coordination using fixtures, faucets,     
window treatments, furniture and accessories          
                                         
H’Arts Designs, Inc.                    
Cumming, GA 30041                                                Feb 1999 to present
Interior Designer & Manager    

- Designed & sold custom furniture and soft furnishings (window treatments,                      
upholstery, pillows, bedding, table treatments, upholstered headboards,
upholstered benches & ottomans, fabric room dividers,                                                      
etc)                                                    
- Spatial/Room planning and Fabric/color coordination                                

House of Denmark                    
Norcross, GA 30093                                                 June 2004 – Nov 2005
Interior Designer                                                    April 2000 – August 2001

- Designed & sold custom upholstery, rugs, & accessories through
Spatial Planning & Fabric / color coordination

Northside Realty
Duluth, GA 30096                                                     July 1999 - Dec 200
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Realtor

- Marketed and listed residential homes in Gwinnett, Fulton, North Fulton and
Dekalb Counties.  Served as buyer's agent, helping clients find their dream homes.

                                                  EDUCATION:

- National Kitchen and Bath Association                       Ongoing
 Professional Development Design Courses
- London Metropolitan University                                  December 2010
 Bachelor of Arts in Interior Design
- Autodesk                                                                     May 2009
 Autocad Certification
- Emory University                                                         May 1995
 Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy (major)
 Human and Natural Ecology (co-major)   
- Georgia Institute of Real Estate                                  June 1999


                                                       SKILLS:

- Revit Architectural Autocad 2009, Architectural 4000 3D drafting software,
SketchUp 3D drafting software, Minutes Matter & Dream Draper
Interior Design Software, Photoshop, Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint,
Blueprint Reading, Hand-Rendering, Perspective Drawings and Elevations via artist’s
markers and pencils, Kitchen & Bath Guidelines for Universal Design by NKBA

- Extensive experience with different products from various decorative plumbing vendors
in Shower Faucets, Lavatory/Kitchen Faucets, Supply Lines, Tub Filler Faucets, Drains,
etc. (Hansgrohe, Grohe, Kohler, Gnutti Sebastiano, Opella, Graff, Newport Brass, Brizo,
Delta, Moen, Price Pfister, Bluewater, Jado, Mico, Aquabrass, Opella, etc.)

- Writing articles for ASID and NKBA Newsletters and local publications (Design and
Travel)

- Strong Design Skills using Color, Spatial Planning and innovative products
to create well-balanced interiors

- Fluency in Korean and Spanish

                                        Professional Affiliations:

- ASID Student Chapter Board Member
 Member # 1890728
 2008-2009
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ASID Member
 2005-Present
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NKBA Member
 AKBD Member # 1117617
 2008-Present
                                               Honors & Awards:

- Customer Service Award at Expo Design Center in Alpharetta - Summer/2008
- Homer Awards for Teamwork, Design Sales and Customer Service - 2007-2009
- ASID’s Annual CLC (Chapter Leadership Conference) in Calgary, B.C.
 ASID Chapter sponsored - July 24 – 29, 2008
- Aquademie Certification by Hansgrohe - May/08, Nov/09
- Certified member of NKBA
- Preparing for NCIDQ Exam in 201
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