Why Budget Blinds of Boise & Nampa
Meet your Budget Blinds Team of Boise!
With a business background and degrees in accounting Quent has helped Budget Blinds & Inspired Drapes of Boise & Nampa grow to be one of the top franchises in the country. Quent has immersed himself in the window covering industry and is a member of several industry associations and holds multiple certifications. As trends have shifted to include more drapery Quent has embraced the soft fashion side of the business and is a drapery expert. With so many different responsibilities in running the business Quent’s favorite is working on drapery jobs. “With so many beautiful fabrics available, soft fashions can truly make a home unique and define the unique style of the home owner.” Several of the drapery jobs Quent has done locally have won awards and have been nationally recognized and published in industry magazines. Quent’s kids love to put Budget Blinds & Inspired Drapes flyers on doors and can often be found at the showroom helping Dad with work!
Tackling the everyday office responsibilities Amy is the glue that holds our team together. Amy enjoys the wide range of different tasks that come with her position from helping customers to working with our numerous vendors. Amy has immersed herself in the window covering industry and loves learning all of the design, business, and customer service elements. Outside of Budget Blinds & Inspired Drapes, Amy likes to spend time with her husband and puppy Charlie. Amy’s favorite window treatments are Lutron Shades because they function so nicely, are quite, and can be controlled from a phone; plus the dimmer switches are pretty cool too!
Serving as our Install Manager, Ben came to us from Northern California and his background in general contracting gives him the experience needed to give our clients the best experience possible during the installation. Ben enjoys spending time with his 3 grandchildren on his hobby farm in Emmett. Ben’s favorite window coverings are anything automated; he has embraced the home automation movement and is our motorization and automation expert.
After years of working with Cheryl on some of our local marketing we were lucky to have her join our team! Cheryl has extensive knowledge of the window covering industry and design; her stunning soft drapery designs have been showcased at our yearly national conventions; her award winning work has been published in industry magazines. Cheryl is always on the move and never stops…from working hard with us, to home improvement projects, to community classes and service, to spending time with her family. Cheryl is a Master Gardener and has a wealth of gardening expertise; if you stop by the showroom you might get lucky and get some of the beautiful produce she so willingly shares. Cheryl completely remodeled her home selecting classic plantation shutters for her windows to compliment the beautiful antiques that she has.
Clint is a student at BSU studying Information Technology Management. Clint enjoys traveling and riding horses in the back country with his family and friends. Clint enjoys meeting all of our great customers and learning about them. Clint’s favorite window coverings are white wood blinds because they are clean and contemporary.
After a successful career in the food industry Dennis joined our team and enjoys working with the wide range of different products that we offer. Dennis loves to make customers happy and finds solutions with some of our challenging windows. Dennis favorite window covering is cell shades for the function and insulation that they offer.
New to Idaho but lots of experience in just about everything; Kaleb is a jack of all trades and was excited to add window coverings to his long list of experience. Kaleb enjoys the outdoors. His favorite window covering is cell or honeycomb shades for the excellent energy efficiency they provide. Living in Alaska for several years he values the added benefit of quality energy efficient window coverings.
Karen has done everything at Budget Blinds; from office work, to sales consultations, measuring, freight, and installs Karen has at one time or another done every aspect of the business. As one of our first employees she has been a key to helping us grow the business. Karen loves cats and being a wife, mom, aunt, sister, and mostly a grandma to her 12 grandkids (a number that is still growing). Karen’s favorite window coverings are roller shades because of all of the cool fabrics, colors, and textures that they now come in.
Designing custom window coverings with us for over a decade Kelly has literally covered thousands of windows in Idaho. Kelly is especially gifted working with fabrics creating beautiful drapery and soft treatments. Kelly has won multiple national drapery awards for her amazing work. She brings a unique eye for color, having worked in the paint industry for over 10 years. She also brings design, furniture and window covering experience from working as a design consultant for Ethan Allen in California. Kelly holds multiple drapery design certifications and is a certified window covering motorization expert from Somfy and Lutron. Kelly enjoys spending her “free time” working on her small farm in Emmett playing with her cows, goats, chickens, dogs, cats, and other creatures. Kelly’s favorite window treatments are woven woods because they add texture to a room and have so many options.
After successfully owning a Budget Blinds franchise for over a decade Ken decided to join our team and focus on what he liked the most about the business, helping customers find the perfect solution for their windows. Ken welcomes a challenging window or a problem and works to find the best solution. In his free time Ken enjoys spending time with family and is involved in many of their activities. Kens favorite window coverings are shutters as they truly complete the window and rarely have any warranty or repair issues.
Mikayla loves the opportunity to work with all of the customers that come into our showroom. She enjoys the process of helping them find the perfect window coverings to fit their style. Mikayla and her husband came to Boise from sunny Arizona to be youth pastors. They love Idaho and really enjoy being in the beautiful outdoors and spending time with their two dogs, Millie and Belle. Mikayla also loves to cook and try new foods; her favorite season is autumn. Mikayla’s favorite window coverings are Illusion shades; she likes the clean modern look they have as well as the function they provide.
Suzie is a people person with a passion for helping her customers achieve their window covering goals. Making suggestions regarding style, budget and individual need are just some of her areas of expertise. She discovered her flair for creativity and design at an early age and has used this to assist her clients with product and color selection to complement their environment. Suzie was born in Southern California, and re-located to Boise with her parents many years ago. She enjoys supporting local food establishments and has a genuine love of the outdoors. Travel is a favorite pastime, and she loves exploring the Northwest from the back seat of a Harley Davidson. While she enjoys sharing the many different window covering options available, her favorite treatment is the cellular shade. It's wide array of colors, both light filtering and room darkening, and the amount of insulation it provides make the shade extremely effective!
Alesha recently moved to Idaho from California but loves all things Idaho. She has a great talent for educating customers on the many options available and helping them select the perfect window coverings. She loves color and the effects light has on all elements of décor. Aleshia loves spending time with her family.
Hilary is a true artist and loves to play with the many window covering options that we have. She loves to help customers select products that will work well with all of the elements of the room and be flexible to add some fun. Hilary loves time with her boys and her cute puppy Dash.
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Budget Blinds of Boise & Nampa
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Amy - Call (208) 954-5051
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Suzie - Call (208) 954-5061
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Hilary - Call (208) 954-5058
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Ken - Call (208) 841-3516
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We're looking for people to join our team.
If you love the idea of becoming an expert and providing outstanding customer service, give us a shout!
We are currently looking for amazing people to join our team for the following open positions:
- Brand Ambassador / Marketing Assistant
- Showroom Assistants
- Office Assistants
- Sales Consultants