Tuesday, January 5, 2016
Carole Laurette Shaw is an interior designer, philanthropist, and entrepreneur who was born and
raised in Savannah, GA. Beginning her education at Savannah Country Day School
then pursuing a BS in Interior Design Laurette Shaw solidified her future very
early on in her life. Now the owner of CLS Interiors, an interior design
company, Laurette Shaw uses her innate ability and educational background to
create unique home concepts to please various tastes. In addition to Laurette Shaw’s
adoration and talent in the interior design industry she is also actively
involved in several construction design and renovation design projects.
Currently, Laurette Shaw has two projects in Alys Beach, Florida, one project
with Great Guana Key – Bakers Bay, and lastly a collaborative project with J,
Davis Architects of Raleigh, North Carolina for the Yards at NoDA apartment
homes. Although Laurette Shaw’s real estate involvement is impressive, she is
most recognized for her philanthropy. In most recent years, Laurette Shaw and
husband donated 100 acres of land to the Savannah College of Art and Design’s
Equestrian team, providing a covered riding area to prevent the team from
having to cancel class due to inclement weather.
Additionally, Laurette Shaw
has made significant donations to the Children's Healthcare of Atlanta, the Children's
Healthcare of Atlanta Circle of Care, and various other community recognized
organizations. With Laurette Shaw’s many projects and philanthropic acts in her
off time she enjoys the simple pleasures of life. Time with her family,
traveling, boating, and playing golf and tennis maintain Laurette Shaw’s health
and love for outdoor sports.