Design Poole Inc. was created almost two decades ago with a vision to deliver exceptional design with exceptional value.  The idea beautiful interiors can be created by highly qualified design professionals with a thoughtful priority process was how it all started.

Since then the company has won numerous design awards and gained a reputation for business success and client satisfaction.  The company has worked with many leaders in the hospitality industry and continues to grow with new clientele and expertise.

design philosophy

Every project is a "fresh" canvas of opportunity for exceptional design. Exercising the creative thought process, utilizing extensive resources and maximizing the clients investment delivers powerful results.

Meet Trisha Poole

Trisha Poole is President and founder of Design Poole, Inc.  Prior to that she worked with Fugleberg Koch Architects as the Director of Interiors and Gettys Chicago as VP of Design.  She managed and provided design leadership for interior designers, architects and landscape architects through large scale hospitality projects.  

Trisha’s passion for people and design show in all her work.  She has a keen ability to understand the needs of the client and lead the team through development of the vision.



“40 Under 40 Rising Stars” (Orlando Business Journal) 1996

“Joyce L. Johnson Recognition of Excellence Award” 2009

(14) Gold/Silver ARDA Awards 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007

License and Affiliations:


Florida Professional License #ID000400

IIDA Professional Member 1995-current

NEWH, Inc., President 2014-2015

NEWH, Inc., VP Marketing 2008-2013

BCC Executive Advisory Board 2012

NEWH Sunshine Chapter, President 2005-2008

Trisha Poole, IIDA President, Design Poole, Inc.

Trisha Poole, IIDA
President, Design Poole, Inc.


Volunteer Activities:

Trisha has a commitment to students and career development for women and young professionals pursuing careers in the design industry.

As a volunteer she has shared her leadership skills and creative expertise with the non profit organization NEWH, Inc. “The Hospitality Industry Network” on a local and international level.

Trisha sits on many educational advisory boards and provides her professional support as a judge, speaker and panelist for industry conferences and events.