Matthew Novak

From a young age Matt possessed a deep passion for design.  He began his design career as a production designer and art director visually and physically creating storytelling environments for various award winning film and television projects including Boardwalk Empire and the Knick.  His full filmography credits can be found on his IMDB page.  

When not working on film projects Matt applies his design talents to create unique spaces for both residential and commercial clients.  One of his commercial projects that caught the attention of the Escape Room industry and earned rave reviews is his design and construction of various themed rooms at Clue Chase in Manhattan. 

Matt enjoys listening to and learning the individuality of each client and then reflecting that uniqueness in their environment.  He utilizes various 3D modeling programs including Vector Works and Google Sketchup, as well as the Adobe Creative Suite, to enable a client to glimpse a preview of the finished interior space prior to commencing the work.

He is a graduate of the University of Miami with a Bachelor of Science degree in Film/Studio Art and holds a Masters in Fine Arts Degree in Production Design from the American Film Institute in Los Angeles.  Matt is a member of the Art Directors Guild.



Magaly (Maggie) Reluzco

Design is about creating a space that is functional, beautiful, comfortable and tells the story of those who occupy it. Maggie is a designer whose focus is making that story real.  She has designed the renovation of all types of homes and interiors, creating cohesive and inviting spaces.

Maggie will work with all budgets to help create unique designs and is able to restore existing pieces and/or create new ones.  She thinks outside the box when coming up with solutions and when faced with challenges.

Maggie holds a certificate from the New York Institute of Art and Design and the Residential Interior Design Qualification Certification and is a member of the Designer Society of America.  She is also a licensed real estate agent in the state of New York and she speaks fluent Spanish. Maggie is a graduate of Manhattan College with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and holds a Masters in Teaching from The College of New Jersey. Her education and past experience combined with her love of design and real estate has taken her on this path.

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