About Kelly Taaffe


Kelly Taaffe Design, Inc. is an award-winning design firm specializing in Commercial high-traffic projects & Custom Residential, nationally and internationally.

Based in Tampa, FL, the firm is celebrating 37 years of dedicated service to an impressively varied list of clients.

Project types include:

1) Airport Facilities
2) Commercial High-Rise Buildings
3) Convention Complexes
4) Housing Facilities
5) Retail and Hospitality Projects
6) Custom Residential
7) Terrazzo Design-Airport
8) Carpet Design-Airport
9) Condominium/Penthouse Design

Kelly Taaffe Noto

“2013, 2015 & 2018 NTMA AWARDS FOR DESIGN, Jacksonville Airport and Tallahassee Airport.”

Interior Designer / Industrial Designer / Airport Design / Terrazzo Design


38 Years of Experience

37 Years as owner of  KTD, Inc. – KTD Inc. established in 1983


Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 1976-1980 B.A.

Bachelor of Arts Degree in School of Industrial Design/Graphic Display Design, 1980

Columbus College of Art and Design, Columbus, Ohio-  Space Planning and Textiles, 1981

Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts-  Special studies in Int’l Business & Furniture/Material Design, 1991


Licensed: Florida Dept. of Architecture and Interior Design Lic.#s  ID0002289 & IB0001146

Passed NCIDQ ADA Compliance Testing, Mandatory for Licensed designers


IDSA, Full Member, Industrial Design Society of America