Sharon Gilkey Named March 2012 Designer of Distinction



ESTERO, FL – Interior Designer Sharon Gilkey has been named Miromar Design Center’s March 2012 Designer of Distinction.  Sharon has been in the interior design business for more than 25 years and is the principal designer of Orlando based Montanna & Associates.  She is a professional member of the American Society of Interior Designers, and a licensed Florida Interior Designer as well as a licensed residential contractor. 

“I use Miromar Design Center for tile, cabinets, closets, furniture, fabrics and accessories for my design projects in Naples and Orlando,” Gilkey said.  “The convenience of Miromar Design Center is invaluable to my business.  The showrooms are first-class and staffed with high caliber professionals.  Whether the project is contemporary, coastal, transitional or traditional, I can always find exactly what I need at Miromar Design Center.”

Gilkey’s firm is renowned for luxury residential interiors, architectural detail, lighting and construction.  Her focus is to create dynamic living environments rather than static furnished spaces.  Gilkey says the team approaches each project with personal service to create a rewarding and unique design experience for every client from Orlando to Naples.  As a licensed contractor, she has built numerous turnkey furnished luxury homes in the Orlando/Winter Park area, and she is uniquely positioned to see projects from blueprint to construction to the final window treatments and accessories. 

Each month Miromar Design Center recognizes the talents, loyalty and support of interior design professionals based upon nominations from the center’s 45 store managers.  Designers are honored in this year-round appreciation program for their professionalism, creativity and commitment. “Sharon and her design team have been terrific to work with. They are organized, detail oriented and very professional.   They have what it takes to design the high-end client’s homes, from beginning to end,” said Francesco Molon showroom manager Janice Fellows. “Sharon has been very loyal to Miromar Design Center.  She is a designer who recognizes fine quality and wants to maintain that level of quality for her clientele.  She brings to their homes the hand carved pieces, work by artisans from Italy and craftsmanship which Francesco Molon provides.”