Cathleen Swift named Miromar Design Center Designer of Distinction



Cathleen Swift September Designer of DistinctionESTERO, FL – Cathleen Swift has been recognized as Miromar Design Center’s September 2013 Designer of Distinction.  Cathleen is the owner of Naples based Cathleen B. Swift Design, LLC. Her work focuses on the luxury residential market in South West Florida. The studio provides full service for custom residential interior design projects.  Cathleen is also a member of the Designer on Call service at Miromar Design Center.

“Working as a Designer on Call at Miromar Design Center has provided me an opportunity to expand my client base,” Swift said.  “Miromar Design Center serves as my library in the interior design field.  Miromar Design Center features the largest selection of fabrics, furnishings, finishes, casework, (all of my tools,) in South West Florida.  The professional, friendly and knowledgeable staff makes the design process convenient and enjoyable.  It is a pleasure bringing clients into this beautifully appointed building to make their selections.”

Cathleen is a full time resident of Naples, Florida. Originally from Rochester, New York where she practiced interior design for over 25 years. Cathleen graduated cum laude from Syracuse University’s FIDER accredited Interior Design Program with a major in Interior Design and a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree. She is N.C.I.D.Q. Certified, a Professional Member of the American Society of Interior designers, (ASID),  and is a Florida Registered Interior Designer.

Each month Miromar Design Center recognizes the talents, loyalty and support of interior design professionals based upon nominations from the center’s 45 home furnishing stores.  Designers are honored for their professionalism, creativity and commitment to the showroom partners.  Drew Rust, showroom manager for Walker Zanger at Miromar Designer Center was one of those who nominated Swift for the award. “Working with Cathy Swift has been a pleasure. She understands her clients’ needs and specifies material of the best quality regardless of budget and understands the Walker Zanger brand. Her designs are classic and timeless,” Rust commented.  Angela Lossia, owner of Angela Fine Furnishings remarked, “We are lucky to have Cathleen Swift as one of our Designers of Distinction. She devotes herself completely to the client, and is outstanding in her selections. Her clients know they will have a beautiful home unlike any other.”

Miromar Design Center is the only design center in Southwest Florida and one of only 19 major design centers in the nation. It is the premier home furnishings shopping destination for design professionals and consumers. The 45 home furnishing stores feature a worldwide collection of the most desired names in furniture, fabrics, flooring, lighting, kitchen and bath products, art, accessories, and wall coverings such as Baker, Calvin Klein Home, Ligne Roset, Henredon, Dedon, Poliform, Ralph Lauren Home and Ralph Lauren Home Lighting & Accessories, Poggenpohl, Walker Zanger, Francesco Molon and many more.  Also, the Clearance Showroom offers a collection of end of season furnishings from the design center’s stores guaranteed to be a minimum of 50% off regular retail pricing.

Hours are Monday through Friday: 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. • Saturdays 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; second and third floor hours are open Saturday by appointment only.  Located at 10800 Corkscrew Road, I-75, Exit 123 in Estero, between Naples and Fort Myers across from Miromar Outlets • (239) 390-5111