Hatch Interior Design

November 02, 2011 12:00 ET

Hatch Interior Design Announces Acquisition of RA Design

Hatch Interior Design positions itself for leadership in Okanagan's commercial interior design market.

KELOWNA, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Nov. 2, 2011) - Hatch Interior Design, Inc., a specialist commercial Interior Design firm located in Kelowna, British Columbia, today announced it has acquired RA Design, a competitor commercial Interior Design firm owned and lead by Rachel Clarida.

Clarida, a Registered Interior Designer, holds a Bachelor of Architectural Science, is Founder and Chair of the Interior Designers Institute of BC – Okanagan Chapter, an Interior Design Instructor at the Center for Arts and Technology, and a Director at Large on the Board of Management for the Interior Designers of Canada.

Leigh Blackburn, Founding Partner of Hatch, commented on the addition, "I am extremely pleased to welcome Rachel and RA Design clients to Hatch. Rachel brings a strong network, proven track record and many years of successful commercial interior design experience to our company. Also, it affirms our commitment to strengthen Hatch's position as the 'go-to' professional commercial interior design firm in the Okanagan marketplace. We see tremendous upside growth potential in the Okanagan area for sustainable commercial building practices and we're proud to be a leader in this area."

Clarida, stated that "Joining Hatch makes logical sense. The company is stronger and clients will appreciate our unique point of difference as Kelowna's only LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) accredited interior design firm focusing solely on commercial projects. I am extremely excited to be collaborating with Leigh and building on the fresh, creative, forward-thinking designs that Hatch has become known for."

The timing of the acquisition has come at a critical period. With the City of Kelowna proposing to densify and revitalize the downtown core; Hatch is positioned as the commercial interior design firm of choice for organizations seeking sustainable development.

About Hatch Interior Design

Hatch Interior Design, Inc. is a professional commercial interior design firm located in Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada. Specializing in sustainable commercial Interior Design for corporate office, retail, hospitality, restaurant, medical, and dental offices, Hatch delivers clients creative, and functional interior design solutions to sell their products and/or services while strengthening their brand. Hatch's LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) accreditation and NCIDQ (National Council for Interior Design Qualification) enable clients to obtain the highest standards of environmental sustainability and interior design quality assurance available in North America.

Contact Information

  • Hatch Interior Design - Media Contact:
    Leigh Blackburn
    Founding Partner

    Hatch Interior Design