Designer / Ambassador
A design ambassador for the Black Label Real Estate Group, Cal Partridge is a seasoned professional with over 35 years of senior management and design experience with some of the country’s top retail establishments. His keen eye for aesthetics, uncanny design sensibility, creative vision, and extensive management background makes Cal an invaluable member of the real estate team.
After graduating from the University of South Florida, Cal began his career at luxury retail giant Lord & Taylor, where he moved rapidly through the ranks to become the youngest vice president in the company’s history. In his role as vice president of visual and fashion presentation, he set the fashion tone and design policy for the company. Cal was also responsible for the design and aesthetics of the 16 Lord & Taylor stores that were built under his guidance.
Recognized for his outstanding design, branding, and retail management skills, Cal was tapped to work for Macy’s, where he oversaw the company’s Pacific Northwest locations. He was later promoted to run its second-largest market in Los Angeles.
After working in senior retail management and design for three decades, Cal was ready for a different career and new challenges. He and his life partner moved to Palm Springs, where Cal soon became an integral member of House & Homes Palm Springs, Neil Curry’s successful interior design consulting and staging business. Cal enjoys bringing his creative energies and sharing his passion for great design with others.