Janna Paulson and the PPDS team has provided full-service interior design and space planning expertise to multi-family, residential, hospitality, retail, and corporate clientele since 1989. PPDS is a woman-owned business that makes a bold statement. If you’re looking to update your residence, launch a new retail or corporate space concept or reinvigorate your workplace we offer a fresh and comprehensive analysis that reflects your style and needs. We travel the world to provide you with the best design solutions and utilize the most current technology to conceptualize your vision. Professionalism, integrity, education, talent and creativity are the foundation of our philosophy.
As President and Founder of PPDS since 1989, Janna directs and oversees company activities and personnel in a wide variety of efforts. Her expertise allows her to manage project budgets and schedules to ensure that the highest quality of professional interior design services are provided.
A Registered Interior Designer, Janna has over twenty-eight years experience in the operations, design and directing of corporate and residential interiors work. She currently sits on the Texas Book Festival Board of Directors and is on the President’s Cabinet for the Paramount Theatre.
As Senior Project Designer, Laura oversees the work of the other designers. Her expertise is in project management and complete project design for large scale multi-family developments. Her attention to detail produces cohesive designs from start to finish. Laura has a specialized background in Senior Living Design. Laura’s work experience includes various multi-family projects in the Dallas, Austin, and Houston area.
As Project Designer, Lindsey is involved in every phase of interior design projects. Her tasks include design development, construction documentation, construction administration, interior finish selections, and furniture selections. Among her many strengths is her thoughtful design process creating one of a kind designs. She is a member of Network of Executive Women in Hospitality (NEWH).
Kendall manages the entire design development process from initial concept through to the final product. She utilizes many programs to demonstrate the best way to implement a design and administrates the construction process to ensure accuracy. She has an amazing eye for detail and is interested in the marketing aspect of design. She is a member of Network of Executive Women in Hospitality (NEWH).
Micah is an integral part of the office logistics team. She is responsible for coordinating furniture purchases, deliveries, and installations. She facilitates communication between clients and designers to ensure everyone can operate as a team even when a designer is at a project site. She is also the main point of contact for manufacturers’ representatives. Her strength is managing budgets and time tables.
As a Marketing Coordinator, Paige is responsible for online presence such as website development, email campaigns, and social media. She also prepares print advertising and promotional marketing materials.
We are always looking for new talent! Send your resume to email@example.com.
Years in Business
“We have truly enjoyed our 15 year plus working relationship with PPDS. They bring a unique Austin perspective to our selections which has been extremely well received by our tenants and multifamily investors.”
The bathroom project is really, really looking great. Your design ideas are simply awesome and it certainly shows. Janna Paulson, our interior designer. Absolutely terrific. Listens to what you like / do not like. Assesses your structure and layout and does not come with a canned preset belief as to what needs to be done. She has a great studio. They are super duper. (hold the chuckles please.) We've interviewed several and have had a few ideas presented from others, but hands down, our money and our praise goes to Janna.
“Our experience with PPDS was outstanding.”
“PPDS gave me the tools and guidance I needed to make my house exactly what I had hoped it would be… our dream home!”
“Y’all are absolutely raising the bar on every deal, and it’s allowing us to elevate our overall design and differentiate ourselves from some of our cookie cutter competitors.”