ABOUT MONICA STAVEM
1980 > Born in Mid-Norway
1985-1987 > Part time employed at my father’s garage. In charge of all the tools and to deliver them at right time.
1987-1989 > Building tree houses, and most important, manager of all the interior.
1996-1997 > Confused teenager and sports talent at Namsos Sport School.
1999-2000 > Moving to Oslo. Discover my urge for creativity.
2000-2002 > Spending a lot of time at Westerdals school / Experience & Event Design in Oslo.
2002-2004 > IKEA is building new stores in Russia and I am employed as an interior designer. Learning a lot about peoples behavior and design techniques that increases sale.
2004-2005 > Styling houses and apartments for sale. It’s all about the importance of first impression, and good colour / material combination. During this year I find a passion for kite surfing.
2005-2010 > Retail designer at New Store Europe. I realize how much I love concept design. I design shop interior that increases sales, make layout that controls customer pattern and get full responsibilities for creating new retail concepts.
2011 > I am ready to conquer the design world and start my own company.
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