Bill Bruss - was born and raised in Chicago. Graduated from Columbia College with a degree in Advertising & Packaging. After working ten years for a major retail chain he decided "if he could design the outside of a box - he could design the inside of one". So he expanded his design career into the interior design field. Working on commercial & residential projects. His business grew to also working in Florida,Texas, Indiana and Wisconsin. Now with more then 25 years in the industry, BBD expanded his business by opening his first retail Furniture & accessories shop in 2004 -DESIGN INC. The store is located in the new hip shopping area The Grand Avenue Design District. BILL BRUSS DESIGN was recently featured in the "Perspectives in Design " Chicago edition.