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Andrea Zare at Classic Blinds & Shutters Design Center

Andrea Zare

Andrea Zare, a key leader in the design industry since 1988, co-founded Classic Blinds & Shutters Design Center with her husband, Sean, in 1996. She earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in Interior Design and an Art History Minor from Georgia State University. Andrea relishes her time traveling, boating, scuba diving, and reading, as well as making memories with friends and family at their beach condo.

Sean Zare at Classic Blinds & Shutters Design Center

Sean Zare

Sean Zare, with a rich experience spanning 28 years in the window covering industry, achieved his dream of owning a business by establishing Classic Blinds & Shutters Design Center alongside his wife, Andrea, in 1996. An immigrant from Iran in 1988, Sean values his Thursday night poker, exploring the outdoors through boating and fishing, and cherishing time at the beach condo.

Roman the Dog at Classic Blinds & Shutters Design Center

Roman 🐶

Roman, our beloved assistant showroom manager and greeter since 8 weeks old, joined us in 2014. Known for lifting spirits and providing comfort, Roman has become an integral part of our team and client experience. Although recent health challenges have limited his presence, Roman remains a cherished member who is greatly missed by staff and clients alike.

Zack Zare at Classic Blinds & Shutters Design Center

Zack Zare

Zack Zare, set to join the family business upon graduating from the University of Alabama Business School in 2024, shares his parents' passion for Classic Blinds & Shutters' legacy. As a car enthusiast and an active member of local car clubs, Zack also enjoys exploring new areas on long car rides and playing golf in his leisure time.

Danna at Classic Blinds & Shutters Design Center


With over 15 years of design experience, Danna brings a harmonious balance of functionality and aesthetics to every project. Her dedication to fulfilling clients' desires goes hand in hand with her love for creating lasting memories with her children through play, crafting, and shared activities.

Nela at Classic Blinds & Shutters Design Center


Nela, our digital marketing manager, excels in connecting with our community by developing engaging content and innovative marketing strategies. Her creativity and dedication to highlighting our products' quality and craftsmanship are evident in every campaign. Outside of work, Nela enjoys exploring new design trends to bring fresh perspectives to our team.

Ray at Classic Blinds & Shutters Design Center


Ray, a recent addition to our design team, combines her passion for interior design and client satisfaction to bring visions to life. Known for her problem-solving skills and love for animals and food, Ray is committed to delivering exceptional experiences from start to finish.

Amy at Classic Blinds & Shutters Design Center


Amy earned a Bachelor's degree in Interior Design from Auburn University and has over 25 years of industry experience, specializes in residential design. Having returned to her first love after a tenure in commercial design, Amy's extensive experience enriches Classic Blinds and Shutters. Beyond her professional achievements, Amy's life is filled with music, tennis, volunteering, and family.

Melody at Classic Blinds & Shutters Design Center


With nearly three decades of sales and design experience, Melody, our showroom manager, excels in assisting clients and designers in finding the perfect selections. Her commitment to providing excellent customer service and updating showroom resources is unparalleled. Melody finds joy in spending time with her grandchildren, cooking, entertaining, and indulging in a good cozy mystery.

Sam at Classic Blinds & Shutters Design Center


Sam brings a diverse background in sales and a solid educational foundation in Industrial Engineering and interior design to the team. Joining Classic Blinds & Shutters in 2019, Sam's passion for technology and design enhances our services, while his love for family and friends keeps him grounded.

Adrian at Classic Blinds & Shutters Design Center


Since 1999, Adrian has established himself as a key installer and PowerView® Automation expert within our team, ensuring our clients' window treatment visions are perfectly executed. Off the job, Adrian is a family man, enjoying football, grilling, and cooking with his wife Angie and their four sons. His sense of humor is an added delight for our customers.

Pedro at Classic Blinds & Shutters Design Center


Pedro, a 20-year veteran installer and our go-to expert for Somfy motor systems, is known for his creative solutions to challenging installs. Building a family business alongside his son and wife, Pedro balances work with family life with hobbies such as painting, guitar playing, and motorcycling through the mountains, illustrating his multifaceted personality.