”As a design professional for over 25 years, I have a passion for style and a real dedication to the idea that we should all love where we live. I bring that guiding principle to the work I do as vice President, interior Design and Merchandising at Clive Daniel Home.
As Corporate Vice President of Interior Design, Kris Kolar has led the award-winning Clive Daniel Home design team to regional and national interior design recognition. Respected throughout the furniture industry as an innovator and exceptional taste maker, Kris brings a unique and experienced understanding of proportion, utility and balance, inspiring designs which are beautiful and perfectly suited to today’s varied architectural styles. In her many roles, as Interior Design Director, Merchandise Director, Home Fashion Director and TV-Online Expert, Kris is thought of as the ultimate Style Maven! Supervising over 25 designers at Clive Daniel Home, Kris directs the work of both residential and commercial projects.
From model homes and condo interiors for prestigious builders and developers to complete interior design for the hotel industry, Kris and her team have developed award-winning designs for locations including Quail West, Naples • Treviso Bay, Naples • The Breakers, Palm Beach • City Center, Las Vegas • The National Hotel, South Beach and many more projects throughout Florida, the US and the Caribbean. Educated at Miami University, Oxford, Ohio Kris also earned an MBA from the University of Dayton and has studied abroad in both Italy and Paris. Kris holds a Florida interior design license, is a Professional ASID member since 1980 and holds the coveted NCIDQ certificate of Professional Interior Design.