Designs held for own company


Decorated designer Shannon Riddle wants to start her own company.
Decorated designer Shannon Riddle wants to start her own company.

WANNEROO resident Shannon Riddle’s promising career in furniture design was acknowledged at the recent Western Australian Young Achiever Awards.

Ms Riddle (25) was nominated for the Career Kick Start award in recognition of her impressive design work, which she has presented in a number of exhibitions, with plans to open her own company.

The former Curtin University student’s ideas have earned her a number of awards, including an Excellence in Student Design award from the Western Australia Furnishing Industry Association in 2013 and a decoration and design win in the student division of the prestigious Sydney competition The Edge in 2014.

The Western Australian Young Achiever Awards were held on May 13.