Prior to the establishment of Design Forte, John Loesche worked hands-on in the construction industry learning the fundamentals of home construction. His background includes studies in Rotterdam, Holland and an interior design degree from Harrington Institute in Chicago.

After interning with architectural and millwork firms, he founded Design Forte in 1994. His portfolio includes healthcare and residential design projects ranging from small bathroom remodeling to designing and material specification for grand homes owned by celebrities. His projects have been featured in the Chicago Home Book and are found in many of the areas finest homes.

John Loesche,
Founder, Design Forte