Leading fit-out specialist Butler & Willow, has expanded its team with the appointment of Lauren Close as a designer.
Butler & Willow provide workplace solutions through tailored interior design, fit-out, refurbishment, workplace furniture, mezzanine floors, shelving systems and storage solutions.
Lauren already has over two years of experience in the industry and joins Butler & Willow from Practical Minds.
In her new role, Lauren will be responsible for creating design concepts, 3D visualisations, mood boards and 2D AutoCAD layouts, as well as keeping up to date with design trends.
Lauren said: “Butler & Willow is a well-established East Midlands firm with a great reputation for innovative workspaces and quality projects. I’ve had my eye on the business for a while as they work with impressive companies and its portfolio of work is impressive and creative.
“I felt the company ethos was a great fit for me and the sort of company where I wanted to progress my career. I’m looking forward to this new challenge, developing my skills and working with the firm’s growing client base and team.”
Lauren studied interior architecture and design at Nottingham Trent University and still lives in the city.
Lauren’s appointment brings the Butler & Willow team tally to 25 who are based out of the firm’s own working showroom on Queen Street in Long Eaton, and as part of the company’s growth strategy, it is currently recruiting for further positions across all areas of the business.
James Willow, managing director of Butler & Willow, said: “Our trusted and admired reputation has been hard-earned from keeping it simple; approachable, flexible, expert, customer focused and refreshing to work with. We strive to embody our values and in turn, over the last two decades, we have created a team which has a shared enthusiasm for delivering exceptional end results and credibility.
“We are increasingly in demand at Butler & Willow and it’s an exciting time for Lauren to join the business. She’s a great fit with our culture here and she will work closely with our highly skilled team. Her appointment will help us to continue to provide a first-class design service for our clients and enable us to push on with our mantra of improving working environments. I wish her all the best in her new role.”
From office design concept through to complete installation and aftercare, Butler & Willow’s profession team provide a one-stop commercial interior fit-out solution across many sectors and of projects of various sizes.