When it comes to design, Denise Anastasio has a very discerning eye born of a 25-year career in the fashion industry in Manhattan. It’s a talent that serves her well as Design Assistant at Trusst Builder Group, In this position, she assists Design Coordinator Kristi Fisher in a variety of capacities and is also available to assist Trusst clients with design finishes and selections. The selection process is one she is very familiar with, as she is not only a Trusst employee – she is also a Trusst client and the proud owner of a new home in the Whiskey Branch neighborhood!
Denise and her husband Steven relocated to Wilmington from New York in spring 2019. In Manhattan, Denise worked in women’s accessories for such notable design houses as Ralph Lauren, Calvin Klein, Nine West and Liz Claiborne. She specialized in women’s handbags and accessories and readily admits that she has more than the average number of handbags and shoes to show for her efforts!
When Denise is not working, she enjoys refinishing furniture and giving new life to cast offs she finds in various shops around town. She also enjoys cooking, reading and interior design. She says she feels very fortunate that her job enables her to pursue her passions while helping people create their very own dream home with Trusst Builder Group.