Lauren Bald is the Design Director at cityhomeCOLLECTIVE, a boutique real estate and interior design firm located in Salt Lake City. Originally from Newport Beach, California, Lauren has called SLC home for over ten years, and cityhome her happy place for over seven. As Design Director at cityhomeCOLLECTIVE, Lauren oversees all interior design projects, client/vendor relations, employee programming, and continues to hone and support cityhome’s successful business model. Thank you Lauren for 20 insightful answers! Follow up with Lauren at @lbslc and @cityhomeCOLLECTIVE on instagram, and with Aaron @designlakecity and @aaronbasil again on instagram
Jessica Bender is an Interior Designer who has been working in the industry for nearly 20 years and currently runs her own local studio under the name “Box Street Design”. Jessica graduated from the University of Utah in Fine Art in 2006 before getting her Graduate Degree from Parsons School of Design in New York City in 2008. Jessica has collaborated with many local interior designers and architects as a freelancer both before and after her studies took her to New York. She is also the lead designer for the local restaurant chain Cubby’s.