Designer Resource Center is a family owned showroom run by Lope and Maria Mendoza. The showroom aims to be a studio for interior designers to use as their own. As exclusively to the trade, DRC understands the quantity of catalogs, fabric samples, and space needed to compose a client’s dream home and the burden which accompanies having all of them. DRC strives to provide designers, architects, developers, and contractors with a center of resources required for their projects. The showroom, equipped with working areas for designers to meet their clients, a book room containing a large collection of catalogs, in-store available fabric, upholstery, floor, and furniture samples, and on-hand fabric or furniture specialist, is the perfect place for designers and their clients to put their ideas together. DRC represents numerous lines ranging from traditional to contemporary, from imported to made in America, from indoor to outdoor, allowing one to obtain from a sectional to a candle. Thus, DRC provides the one stop for high-end design.
The DRC team consists of specialists in furniture, fabrics, problem-solving. This group of hard-working individuals shares a passion for the aesthetic and environment that décor creates, and over a hundred years of experience. With customer service as their specialty, this team makes the designer feel as if the DRC Showroom is a studio of their own.
Lope and Maria co-own the business combining Lope’s business management skills and business ownership experience, and Maria’s thirty years of interior designing and degree in Interior Architecture. They acquired the showroom in 2007 following their emigration out of Venezuela. Accompanied by three daughters, their skills and multinational educations, Lope and Maria live the American dream.