The International Interior Design Association (IIDA) is the Commercial Interior Design Association with global reach. We support design professionals, industry affiliates, educators, students, firms, and their clients through our network of 15,000+ members across 58 countries.
IIDA advocates for advancements in education, design excellence, legislation, leadership, accreditation, and community outreach to increase the value and understanding of interior design as a profession that enhances business value and positively impacts the health and well-being of people’s lives every day.
Sunny Reed, CID, IIDA, LEED AP ID+C”
With 10 years of commercial design experience, Sunny Reed joins the South Florida IIDA Chapter as a professional member. She recently relocated from Minneapolis, MN due to her partner’s job transfer (and to escape the cold winters!). She has joined Perkins + Will as a Senior Interior Project Designer. She is no stranger to IIDA as she has been a member since 2011, and served on the board of the Northland Chapter as the VP of Professional Development (2013-2015) as well as serving on various committees. She hopes to remain involved and meet the local members here in Florida. Sunny is passionate about design, mentor ship, and advocating for the practice of commercial interior architecture. When asked about her experience with IIDA she explains:
“IIDA provides professional growth, education, networking opportunities, as well as a community for commercial interior designers. I will always value the opportunities the organization has provided to me, along with the fun events and social outings! I look forward to meeting everyone here in Florida and discovering how I can help elevate our design community through IIDA!”
Power & Lighting System, INC. Rubenstein Law Offices, Miami by G Alvarez Studios
Power & Lighting Systems was established in 1958 as a manufacturer’s representative agency of lighting products for Southeast Florida. We currently have 9 partners of the firm and over 50 employees. PALS represents comprehensive lighting and lighting control products, several power-related solutions, as well as some architectural product lines. We offer lighting solutions for every project need from site lighting, to residential downlighting to office build out decorative pendants and functional linear and 2x2 type products. PALS offers many brands of controls for lighting fixtures to suit each end user’s needs.
The Rubenstein project listed above utilized Fresco Lighting controls .The entry lobby has lighting that can have the color temperature changed to fit the mood of the day or for a special event or client coming in. Key products shown are Solavanti Sleek-Dots, Inter-Lux Sattler cluster custom ring pendant, Focalpoint TechZone (Armstrong) ceiling mounted linear products, WhiteGoods TechZone mounted downlighting, and Mark Lighting Fin lights.