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Neil Gordon, president, window coverings university



Neil Gordon

Neil Gordon - The Designer's Coach, comes from a family in the Window Covering business. His career began early cutting his first roller shade at the tender age of 10. As a third generation retailer he learned from his parents and grandparents, the subtleties of running a business. These powerful role models taught him the value of building relationships in selling. At the age of 28 in Boca Raton, Florida he started his first business as a custom drapery workroom to the trade and built a successful window treatment company.

In 1991, he relocated back to his childhood roots in New York and established "Decorating with Fabric" . As a full custom workroom, they fabricate window treatments, bedding treatments and upholstery. During the past 19 years, Decorating with Fabric has created exceptional designs and unique window treatments for thousands of delighted clients throughout the eastern seaboard.

Neil also has expertise in contract window coverings ( and the installation of all types of window treatments (

Neil Gordon has been featured as a cover story in Drapery and Window Covering Magazine and is a contributing columnist. Neil also serves as the National Director of Design for Exciting Windows! He is a business coach and his site serves the interior design and decorating industry. He has written a book called The Designer’s Coach.