Kenne Shepherd is one of the leading designers of high-end retail, commercial and residential environments in New York and the United States. Founder and Director of Kenne Shepherd Interior Design Architecture PLLC, she has created a full-service firm for clients nationwide that rely on her finely tuned contemporary aesthetic. Since she opened her firm in 1993, Ms. Shepherd has built a reputation for creating compelling spaces notable for their crisp detailing, warm materials, and innovative use of technology and lighting. The exciting ways she combines these elements have attracted such world-wide brands as Calvin Klein, Salvatore Ferragamo, Lancôme, Wolford, EQ3, and prestigious private clients. With a comprehensive background in construction, real estate and city planning as well as architecture and interior design, Ms. Shepherd sees the big picture when it comes to efficiently managing the design process from site selection through design to move-in. Her continuing exploration of the relationship between human activity and the built environment, design trends and sustainability have only deepened her commitment to creating environments that enhance the way we live and work.