#36 Hospitality, Interior Design, & Collaboration with Karl Travis (Hager)
In this episode of Build Our Future Podcast, Rahul is joined by Karl Travis, to discuss the role that interior design plays in the construction industry.
Karl Travis is a partner and senior interior designer at Hagar Design International Inc. He specializes in the interior design of restaurants and hospitality premises. Since launching in 1984, Hagar Design Inc has established itself as a top go-to firm for providing innovative and creative interior design solutions to their clients.
In this episode, you will hear Rahul and Karl discuss topics such as:
• Karl’s background in the hospitality industry, his experiences working in restaurants in Canada, and why he decided to pursue interior design as a career.
• Why lighting is so important for the atmosphere and the experience of the restaurant-goer.
• How daytime reality TV interior designers differ from most interior designers.
• The different ways interior design can be innovative and sustainable.
• How the pandemic has affected the way restaurants are designed.