Blog - Category Archives: Public Perception

IIDA Steps Up Advocacy Effort

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Most have already heard about the article written this last month by Hilary Gowins in the Huffington Post. For those who have not, here is the link to her article called “Arbitrary Interior Design Regulations Hurt Entrepreneurs, Consumers” A rebuttal from IIDA on educating the public and Huffington Post, “A recent Huffington Post Blog entry… Read More »

Designer’s Resiliency & Economic Upturn

Interior Design Collaborative- Oregon is in high hopes for the economic upturn. In the last several years multiple economic forces has taken its their toll on the interior design industry. The housing market crashed, no new construction projects were being proposed, and home owner-ship declined. With the rise of unemployment the household wealth took a… Read More »

INTERIOR DESIGN IS ONE OF THE FASTEST GROWING CAREERS IN THE UNITED STATES

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASESeptember 1, 2010 CONTACT:Michelle Neidiger, PR ChairInterior Design Collaborative Oregon(503) 200-5996Email: info@idc-oregon.orgwww.idc-oregon.org INTERIOR DESIGN IS ONE OF THE FASTEST GROWING CAREERS IN THE UNITED STATES The Oregon Employment Department indicates the Interior Design occupation is expected to grow at a faster rate than the regional average.1. Between 2008 and 2009 the profession grew… Read More »