founder portfolio

Although The Social Design Studio is a new venture, founder + principal designer Nicole Herman has been designing hospitality interiors for nearly 15 years. Prior to launching SDS, Nicole was the Interior Design Director for a large hospitality firm.  Throughout her career she has had the privilege to work with such brands as Fox Restaurant Concepts (Olive & Ivy, True Food Kitchen, Zin Burger, Culinary Dropout), Starbucks, Starwood, Marriott, The Sancturary at Camelback Mountain, and Universal Studios.  The projects below represent just a small sample of the hundreds of interiors she has been involved in over the years.