Meet Nicole


Nicole Begrand-Fast has grown her design firm from a small studio into the thriving company it is today. With over 20 years of experience and a never-ending interest in exploring new directions in design, Nicole brings passion and a keen eye to all her projects. Her love of culture, architecture, and art from around the world lends itself to her ability to create unique and innovative spaces. 

Her experience and understanding of the construction world make her firm a go-to for many developers, general contractors and custom builders who look for professionalism and experience. 

Nicole focuses on connecting with her clients to understand their needs and help bring their vision to reality. With her deep understanding of the principles of design and her attention to every detail, Nicole designs inviting, sophisticated spaces.  Never contrived or stuffy, she combines her creativity and vision to form unique, functional & beautiful environments.

 Nicole is proud to have trained & mentored many junior designers who have honed their creativity and skills at the Begrand-Fast studio. Nicole supports the Okanagan community through her involvement in programs at the Centre for Arts and Technology,  the Children's Advocacy Centre Kelowna, Opera Kelowna and the Okanagan Sustainability Leadership Council.