Our design team is made up of seasoned professionals with over 100 years of cumulative design and or professional business experience. 

Mr. Getsloff began his career after graduating from Rochester Institute of Technology in 1976 designing corporate trade shows, corporate and retail environments. Working with the FC Design Associates, Richard participated on an array of projects for national organizations, both in this country and abroad, from NYC and New Orleans to Europe, South America and the Pacific Rim. In 1981, he joined the firm of Joan Hilliers & Co. of Buffalo , NY, a firm that specialized in healthcare and institutional contracts. While at the firm Mr. Getsloff was Design Director with a staff of 6. While there his team participated on a series of healthcare projects- a 250 bed facility in Detroit, Mich. and a 150 bed facility, St. John’s, in a suburb of Buffalo, NY. He also directed the renovation of the library at St. Lawrence University. Mr. Getsloff went on in 1985 to be Design Director at the premier design firm in the Rochester area with a staff of 26 participating in designing high quality corporate, institutional and hospitality environments. In 1988, Richard formed The Getsloff Design Group, Inc. a firm offering design, consulting, specifications and project management on a contract fee basis.


• BFA 1976 Rochester Institute of Technology. Industrial/Environmental Design

NCIDQ Certified, 10/89 (Certification No. #8106)

• FC Design Associates, Inc. Rochester, New York (1976-1981 & 1982-1985) Director of Design & Production 

• Joan Hilliers & Co., Buffalo, New York. (1981-1982) Director of Design

• Hafner Associates, Rochester, New York. (1985-1988) Director of Operations/ Design

Getsloff Design Group, Inc. Rochester, New York. (1988-Present) President/CEO

President-CEO / Principal
Director of Business Services / Principal

The Schreiber Company, Lititz, PA (1978-1983) Reg. Marketing & Sales Rep

• Amer. Cyanamid/Shulton, Wayne, NJ (1984-1985) Merchandizing & Sales Rep

Getsloff Design Group, Inc. Rochester, NY (1988-Present) Operations Manager

Bachelor of Fines Arts 2010, The Fashion Institute of Technology New York, NY - Interior Design

HLW International LLP, New York, NY (2010) Interior Design Internship

George Wong Design, New York, NY (2010 – 2012) Interior Designer

George Wong Design, New York, NY (2012 – 2016) Project Manager/ Project Director

  Responsible for domestic and international design development and project execution for assorted Hyatt Hotels.   (NYC, France, Mexico, China, South America)

NEWH – Hospitality Industry Network, New York Chapter Member Since 2013

HD New Design Professional 2013 Award – Hospitality Design Magazine “Future design industry leader”

Getsloff Design Group, Inc. Rochester NY (2016 – 2018) Director of Marketing & Project Development

Getsloff Design Group, Inc. Rochester NY (2018 – 2019) Director of Creative & Corporate Operations

Getsloff Design Group, Inc. Rochester NY (2019 – Present) Vice President of Design


Vice President of Design / Principal
Sr. Project Manager

Bachelor of Arts 1993, SUNY Oswego, New York, French Language & Literature

Study Abroad at Universite De Haute Bretangne, Rennes, France

Bachelor of Fines Arts 2004, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY  - Interior Design

NCIDQ Certificate No. #29792

Baush & Lomb, Rochester, NY (1995-1999) Customer Relations

Zap.com, Rochester, NY (1999-2001) Product Management

Interior Design By Sonya, Pittsford, NY (2004) Interior Designer

Getsloff Design Group, Inc., Rochester NY (2005-2012) Interior Design Consultant

Getsloff Design Group, Inc., Rochester NY (2012-2017) Design Director

Getsloff Design Group, Inc., Rochester NY (2018-Pres.) Senior Project Manager

Interior Designer

Bachelor of Fine Arts 2014, College of imaging Arts & Sciences/ Rochester Institute of Technology, Interior Design

Bergmann Associates, Rochester, NY (2013) Interior Design Summer Internship

Leighton Design Group, Rochester, NY (2014-2016) Junior Designer

Jacobson Home,  Rochester, NY (2016-2017) Project Manager

• Merkel Donahue, Rochester, NY (2017-2018) Interior Designer

Getsloff Design Group, Inc., Rochester, NY (2018 - Pres.) Interior Designer

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