Everyone should have a beautiful space to work in
Dedication to delivering the best quality commercial fitouts to Melbourne businesses
Driven by a passion to create dynamic, functional and sophisticated workspaces, Canopy exists because we believe that Australian workplaces could - and should - be better.
Our Managing Director, Karl Simity, believes that “we spend too much time at work for an office to be uninspiring” - and so we set to work and Canopy was born. It is this belief that workspaces should be inspiring to the people who inhabit them that drives the team of expert designers, architects and our construction team to deliver the best bespoke office fitouts to our clients across Melbourne.
“Everyone should have a beautiful office to work in”
This is one of the key pillars of Canopy’s mission: bringing beautiful office fitouts and commercial space fitouts to Melbourne businesses.
It doesn’t matter how big your business is or the size of your budget, we work with clients from across all industries and ensure we’ve got the best solution for your workplace and employee needs.
With a focus on quality finishing and functional yet stylish design, we also believe in accessible services, which is why we work to keep our costs as affordable as possible for each job.
Karl truly believes everyone should have a beautiful workplace, and that “an office should be fun, aid creativity and excite its inhabitants.” It is with this in mind that our team of designers and architects work with each client to create the most affordable and functional office or commercial fitout for the specific business need.
Our Passionate Team
Karl has worked on the ground, getting crucial hands-on experience in design; challenging thoughts and boundaries of what is achievable and in management, overseeing projects from inception and site selection all the way to relocation.
With the guidance of the Canopy team, Guliano has endeavoured to bring our clients and designers vision to life, by hammering down the Canopy value of “roll up your sleeves” by getting in and getting it done.
Rohan enjoys working with his clients to turn their vision into a reality, from conception to completion, on time and within budget.
Rohan is a qualified carpenter, holds a Certificate IV in Building and Construction, Certificate III in OH&S, and is a registered domestic builder. He is also a registered 'green living' master builder.
Sam completed his Thesis on Contemporary Rammed Earth Design and holds a Bachelor of Applied Science (B.A.Sc.) (Honours), Interior Architecture from Curtin University, WA. In his time at University, Sam was chosen to mentor, lead and assist second and third year students throughout their journey through their own studies.
“I am a very passionate designer that focuses on sustainability and pushing limits of interior spaces. I believe that a space should accentuate the feeling of 'home' through means of constant planning, conceptualization, and thorough research. Nature plays a huge role in the way I design a space, and to re-connect people to nature through design is my passion”.
She leads the Operations function of the business, developing processes and procedures to achieve company objectives. She also oversees the People and Culture function, creating a workplace culture where our people can thrive in.
Beatriz completed a Bachelor of Business (Human Resource Management) at RMIT University. Coming from a HR background, she brings with her skills and a great ability in dealing with stakeholders and building lasting relationships.
She has completed her Bachelor of Interior Design (Honours) at RMIT. Heather has 3 years of experience designing for the hospitality industry and carries this over all aspects of the commercial design industry. She is well versed in the importance of balancing functionality, durability and aesthetics in commercial projects.
Heather is very understanding of her client's needs and easily adapts to many different interior design trends/ themes.
He has completed his Honours in Construction Management at RMIT and has been working in the commercial construction industry for a few years.
Omar is passionate about his job and enjoys helping people turn their dream into a reality. He is eager to learn and grow within the industry and takes all challenges head on.
He has completed his Advanced Diploma of Building Design and Construction and his Diploma of Project Management. He has worked in the building and construction industry for over 10 years and 5 years at an architecture firm.
Matthew is a great asset to the team and his work ethic and professionalism speaks volumes as he has delivered 50 incoming tenancies in 2019 alone and 23 refurbishments. He is a dedicated member of the team his continuous strive for excellence is something we value greatly.
She has a wealth of different qualifications including a Diploma of Interior Design & Decoration at Torrens University, Bachelor of Business in Marketing at Swinburne and an Advanced Diploma in Business Advertising at RMIT. She specialises mainly in commercial design & construction sector over the years.
She brings a unique mix of experience in business advertising and marketing and has worked with global to medium sized-agencies, project managing clients across various industries which has contributed significant value to her role as an interior designer in the design industry.
Rachelle Di Cecco
Having completed her Bachelor’s in Business (Marketing) at RMIT, Jacey has worked in a diverse range of industries including: interior design and architecture, information technology and rail.
Jacey is driven by understanding our target market to curate creative and intentional marketing campaigns that speak to their needs.
As our newest Project Consultant, he will be helping our clients achieve the utmost result which is in alignment with the client’s vision, budget and brief.
With a certificate of golden key from the international honour society, Sina has completed his Master of Architecture at RMIT University. He is also currently undertaking a Diploma in Building and Construction at Holmesglen Institute.
Currently en route to completing her Bachelor of Construction Management (Honours) at Victoria University, as student representative, she is continuously meeting with industry professionals to help shape the course for future graduates.
From working in both commercial and residential real estate through to civil infrastructure, she has a huge drive to deliver the best end result for the client.
It’s all about the process!
Our Consultant and Designer meet with you to discuss your business fitout needs and get a clear perspective on your vision. We will discuss your requirements and what challenges you are currently facing with your workspace; whether it’s a size issue, a functionality improvement or simply a workspace update, we will work with you to find the most suitable commercial fitout solution for your requirements and budget.
We prepare proposals based on the brief from the initial meeting where we go through and plan the look and feel of the proposed business fitout project. This is where we get feedback from you so we can proceed to the next step. We offer cost effective solutions for an affordable fitout, so your budget is always top of mind.
All costs are agreed upon during this stage and the outline of the project and timelines are discussed. We organise all relevant permits to be approved and issue you with a final Construction Set, Fixtures and Finishes Schedule and a Project Schedule.
We carefully source and recruit the right contractors for each fitout construction job. We work with our team of Designers and suppliers to ensure consistency across the look and feel of the project, and conduct weekly site visits with you so you can check in on the fitout and how it is coming together.
At completion, we conduct a handover to you after ensuring you’ve had a thorough walk through of the new space and make sure you are happy with your completed project. We continue to work with you to take care of any additional needs and ensure they are resolved in readiness for your relocation.
Book a Free Consultation
And let our team bring your business to life. If you are ready to revolutionise your space and impress your clients and customers, enquire below or call us on 1800 434 868.