are experienced designers who understand and know the retail landscape.
Our extensive experience includes designing freestanding stores, shops within
department stores and displays. As part of your team, we work to understand
your objectives and strategies translating them into executable designs.
Thomas Cohen, Owner
and Lead Designer
Tom founded T-square Design Consultants in 1999 after working as Assistant
VP of Store Design & Construction at Lancôme (L'Oreal). Prior
to that Tom was a designer at HTI International and at Deskey Associates.
He has a Masters of Industrial Design from Pratt Institute and a BA in
Industrial Psychology from Tufts University. Trained as an industrial
designer, Tom has worked on a wide variety of retail projects including
store design for luxury goods, premium brand cosmetics and fragrance companies.
He has also developed mass market display systems and on counter tester
Sharon Sawyer, Senior
Sharon joined T-square Design Consultants in 2004. Her responsibilities
include client service, as well as management of project details, communication
and schedules between the client, retailer and fixture contractors. Trained
as an industrial and graphic designer, Sharon's career began developing
public spaces and fixtures for real estate developers in NYC. She shifted
to a marketing career where she worked for 20+ years as Director of Marketing/Sales
Promotion for companies such as UDV/Diageo, Alcone Marketing and The Towers
Group. She also was co-owner of a promotion agency, Sawyer/Scott, Inc,
for 5 years.
Elisa Singer, Finance
Elisa is responsible for TDC's overall financial management. She coordinates
directly with clients, vendors, consultants and service providers to ensure
efficient project management.