64 years of legacy — innovation that cultivates accountability

CDG boasts a stunning roster of talent. Experienced leadership, versed in market fluctuations and transforming communities, guide a diverse pool of award winning Designers. Our culture promotes innovation and cultivates accountability.

Rene Pabon

President of The Childs Dreyfus Group, Rene Pabon, has a deep understanding of what makes an environment special to Millennials and other buyer profiles. Like the spaces he creates, Rene prides himself on making every client interaction memorable and valuable. Interior merchandising is a business, but Rene never shies away from making it a work of art as well. He prides himself on providing “the right finish to help the client get to the right close.” Rene is a member of the Institute of Residential Marketing and has been published in leading industry publications such as Builder, Raising Standards, Student Housing Business, Build, Multifamily Real Estate News and Professional Builder. He has been a guest speaker for NAHB as well as local affiliates in Illinois, New York, New Jersey, Maryland and Florida.

Founded in 1963, The Childs Dreyfus Group provides professional interior design services for projects throughoutthe United States, Europe and the Caribbean. With an emphasis on mixed-use, multifamily, student housing, hospitality and high-rise developments, CDG has created sophisticated interiors that focus on connectinglocal culture and the needs of each demographic.

Amir al abosy


Amir joined The Childs Dreyfus Group in 2016 and has positively influenced the architectural design expectations for the company ever since.  Over the past several decades, he has occupied high-level positions in architectural firms all around the world, including New Zealand, Jordan, Iraq, and the United States. He is well known within the industry and belongs to various professional organizations, including the American Institute of Architects. Amir is also a LEED accredited professional and has been certified by the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards. He brings a diverse and impressive skillset to The Childs Dreyfus Group.

Deanna Van Senus

General Manager / Assistant to the CEO

DeAnna joined The Childs Dreyfus Group in 2019 with over 8 years of experience as an Executive Assistant. After establishing a strong working relationship with clients and CDG leadership, DeAnna was promoted to General Manager. DeAnna’s tenacity, determination and diligence complement CDG’s work style and bring value to the CDG culture.