The Founder, Gina DeMatteis Okon, can put a fresh spin on everything she touches. Ever since she can remember she thought everyone could see the world the same as she, until she realized she had the mind to see things differently. It was the way she looked at a shape, style or setting, she could see more and it gave her motivation to share her way of seeing the world through design, photography, or creating a setting reflects those unique visions. The positive response was enough for her to pursue her passion for uninhibited art and design....
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A lifelong passion for art, and thinking out of the box, has shaped the life and career of GDO Design, LLC founder, Gina DeMatteis. Okon. For more than 20 years, Gina has worked creatively as a graphic designer, photographer, stylist and art director. Her professional experience includes creative positions with Britches of Georgetown, Porter Novelli PR, and Marriott International..
Clients Include: Michael Bennett Kress and Associates Photography
Porter Novelli PR
Jones Lang LaSalle
Dean & DeLuca
-Gina founded discerningi in 2006, an independent enterprise with a philanthropic mission to support children and their families. Gina sees her partnerships with hospitals as a stepping stone to build community awareness. "It is not what you look at that matters. It is what you see,"is a favorite quote from Henry David Thoreau that expresses Gina's charitable outlook.
-The Care for Kids Holiday Shopping Card to benefit Childrenšs National Medical Center in Washington, DC
Depending on project. A perspective estimate and creative plan will be created. Generally 3 designs are presented to the client and first round of revisions is included in project fee.
Additional revisions are billed by the hourly rate.
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