Tony Pagliuca, ISI's New Creative Director
MILWAUKEE, Wis. - Interior Systems, Inc. (ISI) the worldwide trusted leader in interior design, branding, seating and decor for the restaurant, retail and education industries, today announced the appointment of Tony Pagliuca as its new Creative Director. Pagliuca joins the company after an 18-year career at McDonald’s where he served on the Worldwide Development Team, achieving great success in all areas of architecture, interior design, branding, global sourcing and project management.
In his new role at ISI, Pagliuca will manage all areas of branding, design and graphic arts across the organization’s core areas of business -- restaurant, retail, education and diversified accounts. He will also be responsible for growing future opportunities with new and existing clients and expanding innovative products and concept ideas for U.S.-based and global clients.
“Tony has been one of our most valued corporate partners for several years and we are thrilled to have him join our management team,” said Tony Lutz, President and CEO of Interior Systems, Inc. “His influence in helping shape the creative direction of new restaurant and retail concepts, combined with his strong knowledge of the global design landscape and experience as an architect, will help us capitalize on the significant growth opportunities in our industry.”
“Tony’s experiences help him understand the business challenges and the opportunities from both the client and consumer standpoint,” continued Lutz. “He will play a pivotal role in our design innovation moving forward and focus on our ability to develop new market opportunities for our organization."
In 2010, Pagliuca was the recipient of the coveted McDonald’s “Presidents Award,” the most prestigious accolade given to the top one percent of global employees for outstanding performance. Prior to his career at McDonald’s Pagliuca spent nine years at Elias G. Pappageorge & Associate Architects of Chicago.
“I am honored and extremely excited to begin a new chapter in my professional career with ISI,” said Pagliuca. “As a worldwide leader in interior seating and décor, I look forward to bringing new, creative energy to an already ambitious and strategic team of people and positioning ourselves as industry leaders in all areas of creative thought.”
Pagliuca attended City Colleges of Chicago followed by internships at Moraris Architects and Pappageorge Architects in Chicago prior to completing his Architectural Licensure in 1996. He currently resides in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
About Interior Systems, Inc.
Interior Systems, Inc. (ISI) is The Greatest Seating and Décor Company in the World® specializing in the Restaurant, Retail and Education markets. With $500 in his pocket, an assortment of carpentry tools and the down payment on the company’s first job, Founder Lindsey Bovinet set out to bring his passion for art and craftsmanship together. That drive laid the foundation for a world-class company, serving the top Global Brands in its respective markets.
ISI has been helping companies around the globe for over 30 years solve their most demanding branding and design challenges. Visit www.isiamerica.com for more information and connect with ISI on Twitter (@isidesign), Facebook and Flickr.