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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.
After having a great experience as a Budget Blinds customer in Seattle Pam came to us when she decided to relocate to Boise. With years of experience in the home fashions industry Pam loves building a relationship of trust with her clients and working with them to choose the best products for their needs and wants. Pam is a certified drapery expert and is excellent with working with vendors on finding solutions for difficult windows. Pam is a diehard Seattle Seahawks fan and spends her time outside of BBID exploring her new city with her family and dog. One of Pam’s favorite window treatments are pleated shades because of the variety of fabrics and styles that they come in.
With years of experience in staging, prop styling, and design Sally exudes enthusiasm for finding the perfect window covering solution for her clients that adds warmth and style to their homes. Additionally, she is concerned about the practical aspects like protecting furnishings, insulation, privacy issues, and reducing glare, all while respecting a budget. Sally is known in the industry as the Queen of Roman Shades and is a certified drapery expert. Sally loves fabrics and can spend hours “reading” fabric books. Away from design work Sally likes to race cars and spend time with her granddaughter.
Budget Blinds of Boise & Nampa
Call (208) 375-1212 or (208) 467-0300
Amy - Call (208) 954-5051
or email Boise@BudgetBlinds.com
Mikayla - Call (208) 954-5052
or email MLear@BudgetBlinds.com
Kelly - Call (208) 954-5059
or email KWald@BudgetBlinds.com
Cheryl - Call (208) 954-5053
or email CherylWaterbury@BudgetBlinds.com
Sally - Call (208) 954-5058
or email SConrad@BudgetBlinds.com
Pam - Call (208) 954-5057
or email PThurmond@BudgetBlinds.com
Ken - Call (208) 841-3516
or email Ken.Glover@BudgetBlinds.com
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