Celebrated interior designer Thom Filicia is universally known for his ability to create stunningly modern, yet classic interiors that retain an inviting aesthetic and reflect the individuality of his clients. After beginning his career at the renowned design firms Parish-Hadley, Inc., Robert Metzger Interiors and Bilhuber & Associates, Filicia founded and launched New York City-based design firm Thom Filicia, Inc. in 1998. Since starting the acclaimed enterprise, his firm has earned widespread acclaim and notable clients including Tina Fey, Delta Air Lines, Jennifer Lopez, W Hotels, and others in the worlds of finance, sports, media, fashion and hospitality.
Filicia’s diverse design portfolio includes various first-class hotels and special projects. He and his work have been featured in a multitude of notable national and international publications, earning him countless accolades including being named to House Beautiful’s list of Top 100 Designers and Elle Décor’s A-List Designers. In 2003, Filicia was cast as the interior design expert in the Emmy-Award winning hit show “Queer Eye for the Straight Guy,” which led to numerous TV appearances including “The Oprah Winfrey Show,” “Good Morning America,” “Ellen,” and many more. Filicia has also hosted several successful shows for the Style Network, including “Dress My Nest” and “Tacky House.” He is the author of three books on design, and the creative force behind the successful Thom Filicia Home Collection and his first to-the-trade showroom, Sedgwick & Brattle, at the New York Design Center.