The new space features two interior classrooms with access to the store and an exterior classroom area. The new store doubles the amount of retail space and provides more out-front product placement and exhibit space for local artisans to display art work, together with improved work spaces for 50+ employees.


Trautman Associates worked in close collaboration with and acted as the lessee’s (Hyatt's) representative for this building owned by Ellicott Development Company. Services included:

  • Interior furnishings, fixtures, and equipment (FF&E) design services including floor plans for offices, open warehouse and retail area, selection and layout of display shelving, counters and checkouts, display cases, storage/pallet shelving and office furniture
  • Coordination of relocation of existing furniture, shelving/storage units and displace cases
  • Selection of finishes including floors, walls, ceilings and paint colors.
  • General review of construction documents & specifications prepared by Ellicott Development.

The exterior was also completely redone incorporating new large storefront windows, painting, lighting, new loading docks, covered outdoor seating and event areas and expanded parking.