Our Team

About FADG

Fifth Avenue Design Gallery (FADG) was created and established to offer full-service professional interior design consultation as well as a high-end furniture gallery of exceptional products and accessories. Since inception in 2009, FADG has thrived on offering a unique design and shopping experience; we are distinctly different within the design and furniture marketplace and are recognized as a destination of choice for the people of Southwest Florida. Fifth Avenue Design Gallery prides itself in offering its clients a broad and exclusive selection of fine furniture, art and accessories. Our FADG Design Group features award-winning innovative professional designers determined to capture our clients desires, offering supportive interactions from initial ground breaking and construction through final design creation, product selection and placement.




Angel D. Ortiz III


Flooring Manager

Bill Montgomery



Licensed Interior Designers



Louise B. Girard, RID, ASID, NCIDQ

Texas Registered Interior Designer Lic# 9432

Marla L. Axsom, ASID

Registered Interior Designer Lic# ID4830

Rosalinda C. Pegnato, ASID, NCIDQ

Florida & Illinois Registered Interior Designer

FL Lic#ID6058 -  IL Lic#161.003229

Interior Design Consultants



Doris Paterson | CQRID • Allied Member ASID • Interior Designer

Salvatore D. Giso | IDS Associate • Interior Design Consultant

Kelly Sexton | Interior Design Consultant • IDS Associate

Maureen Hastings | Interior Design Consultant





Michele Blazina
Accounts Receivable • Order Entry

Jason Smith
Warehouse • Delivery • Inventory Control

Linda Cozza
Executive Assistant & Project Manager

Neil J. Patel
Design Assistant

William Quinn
Accounts Payable

Joan Chappell

Jeri Murrow

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