With a background in interior architecture and over 45 years in the retail design industry, Denis has a long list of achievements, including holding the position of Professor of Design at Dawson College, Montreal, where he also served as Chairman of the Interior Design Department. Denis is a frequent lecturer and panel judge at various international forums and design competitions. Through innovative design, Denis has brought retail success to innumerable retailers and property owners. That singular goal has driven Denis, and the company he helped start in 1985, to think bigger, innovate more and create work that has shaped the retail design industry. Denis is a graduate of the Rhode Island School of Design (RISD) with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Interior Architecture.