Karen Daroff

Daroff Design Inc.+DDI ARCHITECTS, PC

Karen Daroff, President and Principal in Charge of Design at Daroff Design Inc + DDI Architects, PD (DDI), is globally recognized for her commitment to design excellence. As a leader in the international design community, Ms. Daroff is well recognized for her design leadership in hospitality, entertainment, gaming, and restaurant design.


Karen is a recipient of numerous national design awards, including the prestigious “Designer of the Year” award by Contract Magazine, the “Design Giant” by Interior Design Magazine, and the coveted Hospitality Platinum Circle Hall of Fame award by HD (Hospitality Design magazine). She is a Board Member of the Greater Philadelphia Film Office and of the Philadelphia Art Museum Curatorial Departmental Committee.


Karen’s renowned client list includes a who’s who in the hospitality and restaurant industry. Ms. Daroff enjoys mentoring design students from local colleges and universities and serves on a committee in support of at risk young women.