Le Parc, located at 4951 Gulf Shore Blvd North, is a magnificent beachfront high-rise found at the northernmost point of Park Shore in Naples, Florida. It was completed in 1990. Through it’s floor-to-ceiling windows this well-known high-rise condominium offers unmatched views of the Gulf of Mexico, it’s pristine white sandy beaches and exclusive Venetian Bay. 

The sellers of Le Parc’s prestigious penthouse hired leading interior design firm Theory Design to reimagine the 6500 square ft. space that includes five bedrooms, five baths plus a powder room, a large open concept kitchen, a lounge and dining and great room areas. Theory Design objectives were to realize the true potential of those dated interior spaces and the awkward original layout. They were also tasked to maximize the experience of the Gulf waterfront views, some obstructed by the original space planning, especially showcasing the stunning sunsets. 

The Theory Design team has now transformed the space that is both visually stunning and ergonomically efficient. The layout and architectural details lend the space a modern edge while the wooden elements and finishes provide a warm, inviting, and livable feel. Elegance, comfort and flexibility are considered in the furniture selections that feature a soothing, yet timeless, muted neutral color palette. The entire space is grounded with rich, dark wood grains that are found in the cabinetry, built-ins and panels constructed with exotic fumed eucalyptus wood.

Wide-plank natural waxed walnut floors are featured in the main areas. They provide a look of continuity throughout while the walnut grounds the spaces with warmth. While strategic art and design elements quietly celebrate the coastal location.

The floor-to-ceiling windows are deliberately left unobstructed by drapery to allow the experience of the dramatic views. Now, programmable motorized solar and blackout shades provide light and privacy control. Don’t forget to look up! The walnut-accented ceiling details, rarely seen in condo environments, not only lend visual interest, but provide stunning cove lighting and definition to the open spaces. While you’re near the windows, take in a breath of fresh air. All four balconies have comfortable lounge furniture to enjoy the wraparound Gulf of Mexico’s Northern Beach, Seagate Beach and Clam Pass views. 

The foyer is now transformed to a grand entrance that introduces guests to the great room and the views beyond. The exquisite fumed eucalyptus architectural wall panels and pilasters along with the walnut herringbone floor sets the tone for the rest of the home. Just beyond the foyer is the great room. It can read as a formal space that is perfect for entertaining, yet is a comfortable place to enjoy the sunset or watch a favorite movie. The large fumed eucalyptus entertainment wall features sliding full-height panels to either display or hide a big-screen smart TV.

The open dining room can comfortably entertains ten guests and shares the beautiful views with everyone. It also provides convenient access to the wine bar and kitchen.

The extensive bar area features a full-size wine cooler, wine display and under-counter refrigerator as well as roomy cabinetry and storage space.

The gourmet kitchen was designed with custom artisan cabinetry and has high-end SubZero and Miele appliances. Cooking elements include an induction cook top, custom hood, built-in wall ovens and an under-counter microwave. The SubZero refrigerator and freezer are paneled to disappear within the cabinetry. There is also abundant cabinet storage as well as a convenient coffee center cabinet with pocketing doors. There are two 10-foot oversized islands with natural quartzite countertops. The prep island has a 42-inch galley prep sink complete with a dishwasher. The gathering island seats six guests and is adjacent to the lounge area. Finally, there is a large storage pantry off the foyer. 

The impeccable lounge area includes a contemporary fireplace that utilizes an eco-friendly ultra-fine cold water vapor that is “ignited” with rotating multi-colored LED lights. The fireplace feature wall is clad with floor-to-ceiling stone slabs and holds a big-screen smart TV with a fully immersive sound system designed for the entire home.

While owner’s suite is absolutely outstanding, especially with its spectacular floor-to-ceiling views, it’s the breathtaking sunsets that steal the show. Upon entering the bedroom, you are welcomed by an upholstered king bed, dressed in custom-made natural silk layered bed linens. Two swivel chairs are added to the space for comfortable conversation and taking in the view. The master bath features a porcelain tub that sits atop an underlit wooden platform with a recessed niche wall behind the tub that glows with LED lights. A custom-made wooden tray sits on top of the tub for added elegance. The beautifully designed over-sized walk-in closet provides expansive storage and features custom soft-close drawers.  

The study boasts a built-in media feature wall crafted from exotic fumed eucalyptus wood that holds a big-screen smart TV. An LED lit wet bar with sink is included for refreshments. A hidden built-in pocket door can be closed for privacy or can remain open to access the main living space.

All the guest bedrooms are generous and comfortable and will easily sleep
eight guests. Each guest room offers stunning Gulf and city views. Plus, each guest room provides an ensuite spa-quality marble bathroom with generous custom closets.

Theory Design is dedicated to excellence in luxury interior design. Their growing portfolio of concept-to-completion projects displays their work with new construction and remodeling projects for both residential and commercial clients. The design team integrates a holistic design approach that is inspired by nature and modern yet timeless design. Their objective is to engage their client’s lifestyle and infuse their award-winning approach with design aspects that supports the client’s overall wellness and experience. 

Special mention goes to the General Contractor, Chris Covelli, with Mike Vitte Construction in Naples. https://mikevitte.com/ Also, credit goes to Adi Selfollari, with Architectural Wood Expressions, who did the exceptional wood work on the cabinetry and built-in features throughout the residence. https://archwoodex.com/

Finance Manager

THEORY DESIGN OVERVIEW

Theory Design is dedicated to excellence in interior design in both new construction and renovations for residential and commercial clients. With a portfolio of concept-to-completion projects, the team is inspired by nature and organic elements as well as modern but timeless, holistic design. Our goal is to engage with clients and infuse their character and personality into award-winning interiors.
 

CORE RESPONSIBILITIES

The Finance Manager directs and supervises the complete accounting system and financial function of the design firm. This includes charges, billing, A/R, cash receipts, collections, A/P, payroll, general ledger, forecasting, budgeting, internal controls, and audits.
 

  1. Ensure updated and accurate financial records.
  2. Responsible for Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable.
  3. Oversight of furnishing purchases.
  4. Oversight of all orders.
  5. Preparing purchase orders and entry into Design Manager software.
  6. Assist with maintaining client, subcontractor, supplier, and vendor files.
  7. Plan, schedule, and forecast procurement activities
  8. Purchase general and specialized materials as directed by designers, and subcontractor services for construction projects.

REQUIREMENTS

  1. MUST be fluent in Design Manager Software. This is specific to the Interior Design Industry. Resumes without Design Manager experience will not be considered.
  2. Must be able to multi-task and work well under pressure.
  3. Must be able to relate and coordinate with the finance department project funding needs on a weekly basis.
  4. Must know how to create reports in MS Excel and understand the Schedule of Values and budgets.

EDUCATION & SKILLS

  1. A in Business or Finance is preferred with experience in the procurement process
  2. Must have knowledge of and purchasing background
  3. Must have at least 5 years’ experience in accounting and finance
  4. Must have computer literacy, including strong experience in MSWord, MS Excel (spreadsheets, pivot tables, etc.)
  5. Ability to work under deadline situations and respond to changes in priorities.
  6. Good written and verbal communication skills
  7. Strong organizational skills a must, the ability to work independently with strong multi-tasking abilities.
  8. Knowledge of the project structure in a client/consultant business environment.
  9. Interior Design knowledge is required.

Certificates and Licenses:

None

BENEFITS

  • Medical, Dental, Disability and Life Insurance – Effective Immediately
  • 401(k) Matching – After 90 Days
  • Two Weeks of Paid Vacation
  • Five Paid Personal Days
  • Paid Holidays
  • Cell Phone Reimbursement
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Commercial Design

Your commercial space may have a multitude of possibilities and equally, more than a few challenges along the way.  Whether you are dealing with a project starting from the ground up or the need to renovate a preexisting space, Theory Design understands how to maximize your commercial space saving you time, money and hassle along the way. We work as a team with your building contractor to manage the schedule and budget for a seamless building process.

Renovation Design

We understand that your renovation project, regardless of the size of that project, can become a daunting and frustrating task. Theory Design will be there to guide you through the process from the initial planning stage, product selections, as well as coordinating with the contractor. Your experience will be a much smoother process with our design coordination. We understand the hurdles that can arise in the middle of a renovation including delays with unexpected site conditions. We realize there could be possible design alterations and are prepared to offer solutions to avoid delays and cost overruns.

Residential Design

The Theory Design team will get involved early in your home design process. We get to know you, your lifestyle, your budget and your style to create a Design Concept. We then collaborate with you, your Architect and Builder as well as the Landscape Designer to create a functional plan that reflects the Design Concept. We create your color scheme and interior details. We select and specify every element of your home down to the smallest detail. Theory Design is engaged in the process of designing your home from start to finish.

Interior Design Assistant

THEORY DESIGN OVERVIEW

Theory Design, a Seagate Development Group company, is dedicated to excellence in interior design via new construction and renovations for residential and commercial properties. With a portfolio of concept-to-completion projects, the team is inspired by nature and organic elements, the spirit of handmade objects and a timeless, holistic design. Their goal is to engage with clients and infuse his or her character and personality into award-winning interiors. 

CORE RESPONSIBILITIES

  1. Assist Operations Manager and Interior Designers
  2. Prepare and update finish schedules and various design presentations
  3. Organize multiple projects including information flow, communication, documents, samples
  4. Assist with furniture ordering and payment, follow up on lead times, coordinate deliveries and installations
  5. Facilitate warranty claims.
  6. Enters and maintains project budgets
  7. Maintains an advanced knowledge of the Design Manager software
  8. Pricing and specifications
  9. Assist with furniture installs
  10. Interact with clients
  11. Pick up samples and miscellaneous items
  12. Additional office management and administrative tasks

ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES 

  1. Assists with client billing. 
  2. Assists with furniture installs. 
  3. Picks up samples and miscellaneous items. 
  4. Conducts additional office management dues and administrative tasks. 

QUALIFICATIONS

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below represent the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Quality Communication: 

The Interior Design Assistant must be a detail-oriented individual with strong communication skills, exceptional organizational skills.

Computer Skills: 

To perform this job successfully, the Interior Design Assistant must be proficient in Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel and Outlook. 

Education/Experience:

Three-plus years of experience at an interior design company; high school diploma and two to four years of postsecondary education. 

Certificates and Licenses:

Valid driver’s license

BENEFITS

Group Health Insurance

401(k) Matching

Paid Holidays, Vacation and Personal Days

Senior Interior Designer

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THEORY DESIGN OVERVIEW

Theory Design, a Seagate Development Group company, is dedicated to excellence in interior design via new construction and renovations for residential and commercial properties. With a portfolio of concept-to-completion projects, the team is inspired by nature and organic elements as well as modern but timeless, holistic design. Their goal is to engage with clients and infuse his or her character and personality into award-winning interiors.

CULTURE

Our culture can be found where collaboration meets diversification. We channel our diverse experiences toward recognizing, achieving and perfecting the Seagate mission:

  • Peer Presentations
  • One-On-One meetings
  • Management Training Courses
  • Refreshed Marketing Materials

From there, our company celebrates the successful application of that mission:

  • Team Outings
  • Food Trucks and Treats
  • Awards/Honors
  • Impromptu Prizes

Every component of our culture is ultimately filtered through our corporate headquarters – designed with collaboration and diversification in mind:

  • Floor-to-Ceiling Windows
  • Open-Concept Areas
  • Uniquely Named Conference Rooms
  • Hotel-Like Reception and Common Areas

CORE RESPONSIBILITIES

  1. Communicates and works with clients throughout the interior design process.
  2. Sources interior finishes, hard and soft furnishings, lighting and interior details.
  3. Creates and executes design concepts, interior detail drawings and presentation materials.
  4. Creates finish schedules and keeps organized records of project details.
  5. Coordinates multiple projects simultaneously.
  6. Assists with order placements and management.
  7. Oversees project installations.
  8. Maintains an overall luxury experience by supporting clients with expertise and courtesy.
  9. Completes projects on schedule and within established budgets.
  10. Works on client projects as well as in-house projects.

ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES

  1. Maintains a thorough knowledge of market design trends.
  2. Helps manage materials library.
  3. Works with contractors and vendors.

QUALIFICATIONS

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below represent the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Quality Communication:

The Senior Interior Designer must have superior presentation and communication skills, both in verbal and written form, as well as be able to take direction and work independently to meet deadlines.

Artistic Abilities:

The Senior Interior Designer must have strong artistic skills, including hand-rendering and sketching capabilities, with CAD experience preferred.

Customer Service Skills:

The Senior Interior Designer must be able to identify clients’ needs and provide a first-class experience to clients via attention to detail and outstanding problem-solving skills.

Computer Skills:

To perform this job successfully, the Senior Interior Designer must be proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook.

Education/Experience:

15-plus years of design experience, with residential new construction and residential remodel experience required; knowledge of interior finishes, furniture, codes and construction process; degree in interior design or related field preferred.

Certificates:

NCIDQ certification (preferred)

BENEFITS

  • Medical, Dental, Disability and Life Insurance – Effective Immediately
  • 401(k) Matching – After 90 Days
  • Ongoing Education (Third-Party Conferences, Seminars/Webinars and Networking Events)
  • Two Weeks of Paid Vacation
  • Five Paid Personal Days
  • Eight Paid Holidays
  • Cell Phone Reimbursement
  • Gas Card

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