Meet our Family of Staff Before You Visit Us In Store!At Birchwood Furniture Galleries, we pride ourselves on the personal, and educational shopping experience that we offer. Our team of knowledgeable design consultants work along side you, helping you select furniture that works with your unique taste, space and lifestyle. Let us introduce you to our family of staff so you can get a feel for who’s a part of the team before you come in – it is always nice to see a familiar face. Leading the team as store manager since 2014, Dan Madigan brings over 25 years of retail experience to Birchwood Furniture Galleries. Dan’s appreciation for quality in home furnishings is evident in every piece of furniture that he has chosen to be on display in our showroom. Dan is passionate in helping our clients understand the intrinsic value in choosing quality construction. “I won’t sell anything I wouldn’t put in my own home.” Dan’s deeply rooted belief ensures all our client’s choose the right pieces that not only meet their needs, but blend perfectly in their daily lifestyles as well. Birchwood’s assistant store manager Barb came to us in the summer of 2014, quickly using her knowledge and talent as a designer of 14 years to merchandize our showroom so that it warmly welcomes our clients. Barb enjoys many aspects of her role at Birchwood, ranging from assisting in furniture selection to assuring quality service for each client. Her enthusiasm and professionalism makes the Birchwood experience a pleasant one.
Team of Design ConsultantsAlex joined our family of design consultants in 2015. Alex’s enthusiasm for home furnishings, blended with over 20 years of sales experience, makes finding his client’s perfect pieces for their home a rewarding experience. Alex has a love for keeping up on trends, so he is always keen to show what’s new, then pair it with the quality and function that every piece of furniture and space needs, a successful combination that brings clients’ vision to life in their homes. Since joining Birchwood Furniture Galleries as a design consultant in 2014, Brenda’s love for design and architecture is evident when working with clients, designing spaces that are functional, yet stylish and personalized. With years of experience in retail sales, combined with her attention for detail, helping customers discover and create just what they need in their home is Brenda’s goal with every Birchwood client. Laurie joined our Birchwood family in 2015 and has brought with her over 20 years of sales and customer service experience. Laurie loves colour coordination, so finds joy when helping clients find just what they need for their homes, whether designing an entire room or adding some final touches. Laurie’s expert knowledge in home design and furnishing leads to consistent customer satisfaction with each client she works with. Lin has been with Birchwood Furniture Galleries since we opened our doors in 2009, as a well-established interior designer with over 30 years experience. Lin specializes in creating rooms that reflect the personalities of every client she works with and thrives on the relationships that are built during the design process. Utilizing her extensive knowledge of furniture and design to make every living space unique and customized, her clients’ style is reflected in every piece of furniture they choose. Birchwood has had the pleasure of working with Stella since 2013. Having been in the furniture and design world for many years, Stella’s love of fabrics and textures shows through when her keen eye effortlessly coordinates colours, fabrics, woods, and overall design. Stella’s realistic and functional style pairs well together when assisting clients, blending design solutions as well as adding the perfect personal touch to each and every piece of furniture they choose. Now that you have met our family on paper, come by our fully-furnished showroom, say hello, and see for yourself how shopping with Birchwood means enjoying a unique experience. Stay in touch! Like us on Facebook to stay-up-to-date with what is happening in-store, and be sure to signup for our monthly newsletter to keep up with exclusive promotions, design tips, as well as upcoming events.