Omar Zaater Bio
Associate Omar Zaater, Allied ASID, joined k YODER design in 2015 after building an impressive resume of residential interior design projects, including National Association of the Remodeling Industry Contractor of the Year Awards for Best Residential Kitchen and Best Bathroom. A well-rounded designer, Omar offers creativity, depth of experience with cabinetry construction and materials, patience, and high-level client service.
An intuitive designer, Omar has a second-natured ability to understand and interpret a client’s preferences. As a child, he was always rearranging the furniture. A home renovation project enabled the 16-year-old Omar to work directly with a contractor to realize his creative vision for the first time. The early exposure led him toward interior design and he’s been confidently expanding his skills ever since.
In his early career, Omar worked with a leading regional kitchen and bath contractor conducting consultations, leading the design process, budgeting, and managing construction. He continued his career as a project manager and the sales rep face of a remodeling firm where he broadened his expertise in labor and construction estimating and material costs.
Omar holds a Bachelor of Science from the Art Institute of Philadelphia’s CIDA-accredited interior design program, where his student work earned recognition in the National Kitchen and Bath Association student design program.
Omar’s design skills coupled with his behind-the-scenes management expertise help him ensure projects transition effortlessly from design to completion.