About Willie Landau Interiors, Inc.
Willie Landau has been active as an interior designer and purchasing specialist for over 30 years. She has participated in the strategic planning and implementation of both domestic and international projects of varying degrees of complexity, ranging from new construction, to restorations, and partial or total rehabilitations.
Known in the hospitality industry as a strong negotiator with an extensive knowledge of product and sourcing, Willie Landau has a consistent track record of achieving substantial saving for her clients and her firm Willie Landau Interiors, Inc. encompasses contract and residential design, purchasing, project management at high dollar volume levels, and specializes in consulting services for the hospitality industry.
As a purchasing specialist for the hospitality industry, WLI not only meets the approved budget for design related goods and materials but makes substantial dollar savings against initial cost projections and actual purchases. Savings are achieved through the use of competitive bid analysis, strong negotiation techniques, creative problem solving, and obtaining extensive knowledge of product and sourcing.
WLI works with suppliers to bring design from concept to specification to production. With Willie Landau’s design background WLI has the ability to translate design consultant’s ideas into reality by understanding production capabilities and limitations but with the personal eye of a trained and experienced design professional that respects the design integrity of the project. It is the firm’s commitment to provide the best possible product within budgetary guidelines while viewing a project in its entirety but with respect for detail.
Both prior to and after a contract has been awarded, WLI will make frequent factory inspections in order to maintain quality control during the fabrication stages and ensure that production schedules are in concert with the user’s installation requirements.
WLI has designed a variety of projects for residences, corporations, retailers and private clubs both as an independent consultant and as part of corporate and architectural firms. Willie Landau defines the user’s requirements and establishes the scope of work, space plans and designs interiors. Concepts are presented through the use of layout drawings and sample boards. Materials are specified and purchased with client approval in adherence to their established budget. All materials are expedited until installation is completed to the satisfaction of the client.